Dr. Diane Hamilton Show - Erica Dhawan and August Turak
February 28, 2019•57 min
Erica Dhawan is best known as the leading authority on Connectional Intelligence and the Founder & CEO of Cotential, a global consultancy that helps organizations transform by improving collaboration across teams, business units, customers and other stakeholders. Her organization helps companies, leaders, and managers embrace change and improve game changing performance. She delivers interactive keynotes, live training and online learning on 21st century leadership, corporate culture, communication, innovation and engagement. She is the co-author of the bestselling book: Get Big Things Done: The Power of Connectional Intelligence rated #1 on What Corporate America is Reading and host the Masters of Leadership podcast on ITunes.
AUGUST TURAK is an award-winning author, speaker, consultant and contributor for Forbes. com and the BBC. He is also the founder of the spiritual and educational nonprofit the Self Knowledge Symposium Foundation (SKSF). August retired as a successful entrepreneur and corporate executive. He attributes much of his success to living and working alongside the Trappist monks of Mepkin Abbey since 1996. As a frequent monastic guest, he learned firsthand from the monks as they grew an incredibly successful portfolio of businesses. His book, Business Secrets of the Trappist Monks, was published in 2013 by Columbia Business School Publishing. When he is not praying and working alongside the Trappist monks of Mepkin Abbey, he works with his nonprofit and lives on a seventy-five-acre farm near Raleigh, North Carolina. His latest book is Brother John, a Monk, a Pilgrim and a purpose of Life.