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As a leader, managing your emotions is like being a conductor of an orchestra. Each emotion is a different instrument, and it's up to you to bring them all together in harmony. One wrong note, and the whole performance falls apart.

June 27-29, 2023 Conference
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Whether it's dealing with a difficult team member, a missed deadline, or a major setback, leaders are constantly faced with situations that can trigger a symphony of emotions. Emotional intelligence is the key to effectively managing emotions as a leader. By developing self-awareness, empathy, and the ability to regulate emotions, leaders can become experts at navigating the emotional landscape of leadership. Ultimately, understanding your emotions and those of your team members, and responding in supportive and constructive ways, will lead to a harmonious work environment. This talk covers key topics such as understanding and managing emotions, reflecting on them, developing emotional intelligence, and being in control of our thoughts. Through relatable examples and a light-hearted tone, I will offer practical tips and strategies for mastering the ride and leading effectively.