EMBRACE YOUR RESTLESSNESS TO CREATE POWERFUL POSITIVE CHANGE
"Read this book to link your daily life to your values you′ll find yourself re–energized and content at the same time!"
Marshall Goldsmith, Thinkers 50 Top Ten Global Business Thinker
"This fast–moving book puts you in touch with the most important qualities of leaders: they know who they are, what they believe, and they don′t compromise."
Brian Tracy, Bestselling Author of Eat That Frog! and How the Best Leaders Lead
"The Restless Executive provides much needed guidance on how to lead organizations in the new democratic age at work. Jo offers a blueprint on how to lead with purpose and from the heart. This is much needed for all leaders today."
Miranda Ash, Chief Community Evangelist, WorldBlu
"It′s true that you will read this book and recognize yourself in the story if you have ever questioned the way you operate. Jo captures the essence of what it really means to live and lead from your core values and how that will truly transform the impact of your leadership, whilst enriching the experience of those around you."
Jeremy Bevan, Vice President, EMEAR Marketing, Cisco
"The Restless Executive is an important book for leaders questioning their path. The practical tools and tips support you to work in a way that′s more in line with your values. This creates the powerful and positive intervention which is the missing piece many leaders are seeking."
Helen Tupper, Head of Consumer, Virgin Management
"Jo is an incredible coach whom I would (and indeed have done so) recommend without hesitation to anyone that would benefit from a personal ransformation. She′s clearly passionate about helping others achieve their full potential. The Restless Executive serves as a highly valuable extension of her incredible work."
Paul Callaghan, FCA, Partner, Audit, KPMG
Part 1: The Disconnect 1
1 A Moment of Realization 3
2 Hitting Crisis Point 15
3 A Long Lunch 31
4 Will You Go There? 55
Part 2: The Discovery 61
5 Values Discovery 63
6 Defining Your Values 87
7 The Power of the Priority Order 95
8 Using Values with Conscious Intent 113
Part 3: The Transformation 141
9 Shared Values and Courageous Conversations 143
10 Conscious Choices and Expressing Your Truth 163
11 Goals, Intentions and Visions 183
Part 4: Leading in the New World 201
12 Energy for Evolution 203
13 Staying on the Path 219
From Restless Executive to Courageous Leader 227
An Invitation For You The Leader 233
More Resources 235
Making a Positive Difference in the World 237
About the Author 239