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25.0 Why It Works: Kimberly Davis on Brave Leadership

Have you ever felt you were stuck in a rut and not making progress? Do your ever find yourself being stopped by a lot of self-imposed barriers? Do you wonder how things might be different if your parents, teachers or friends had believed in you more?

In today's episode of "Why It Works," author, trainer and keynote speaker Kimberly Davis reveals some of the hidden mechanisms behind why Brave Leadership works. We explore the role of fear in pursuing your goals, the power of discovering your Super Objective, and how to overcome barriers to living the life you are meant to lead.

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Kimberly Davis

An expert on authentic leadership, Kimberly Davis shares her inspirational message of personal power, responsibility, and impact with organizations across the country and teaches leadership programs world-wide; most notably, her program “OnStage Leadership” which runs in NYC and Dallas, TX.

Additionally, Kimberly teaches Authentic Influence and Executive Presence for Southern Methodist University’s (SMU) Cox School of Business’s Executive Education Program and their Latino Leadership Initiative. She is also privileged to teach for the Bush Institute’s WE Lead Program (empowering female leaders from the Middle East).

Kimberly is a TEDx speaker and her award-winning book, Brave Leadership: Unleash Your Most Confident, Authentic, and Powerful Self to Get the Results You Need, which has been named as the number one book to read in Inc. Magazine’s “The 12 Most Impactful Books to Read in 2018,” with a cover-endorsement by best-selling author Daniel Pink, is available at all on-line and brick-and-mortar bookstores everywhere.

Find out more:

OnStage Leadership

TEDx talk

Learn about her book:

Inc. Magazine book review

Connect on Social Media


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