2:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET
1 hr CPE/CPD in Personal Development
Program Level: Intermediate
A substantial portion of the difference between star performers and average ones in leadership roles is attributable to emotional intelligence (EQ). It’s surprising, then, that EQ is overlooked as an essential leadership competency. This presentation highlights the importance of EQ and provides leaders with actionable resources to leverage EQ to develop better working relationships, build healthy teams, and lead change.
|Jon Lokhorst, CPA, PCC, is a leadership coach, corporate trainer, keynote speaker, and the author of Mission-Critical Leadership: How Smart Managers Lead Well in All Directions. He works with organizations to develop leaders everyone wants to follow, build teams no one wants to leave, and deliver exceptional results. Before launching Lokhorst Consulting LLC, Jon enjoyed a 30-plus year career as a CPA, CFO, and organizational leader. He has a Master’s in Organizational Leadership and is recognized by the International Coach Federation as a Professional Certified Coach. He also serves as adjunct faculty in the School of Business and Nonprofit Management at North Park University. Jon is member of the National Speakers Association and serves as President of the Minnesota chapter. On a personal note, Jon loves grandparenting and being “Papa” to his four adorable littles, as he calls them.|