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Meet the Author: Chester Elton

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Chester Elton’s work is supported by research with more than one million working adults. He has been called the “apostle of appreciation” by Canada’s Globe and Mail, “creative and refreshing” by the New York Times, and a “must read for modern managers” by CNN. Elton is coauthor of The Carrot Principle, Leading with Gratitude, and All In, and has been quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and Fast Company. A sought-after lecturer around the world, he is ranked in the Top 10 Global Gurus in Leadership and is ranked the number 2 Organizational Culture expert in the world. He is cofounder of FindMojo.com, and 700,000 people follow his work on LinkedIn. Learn more at chesterelton.com.

Books by Chester Elton

Anxiety at Work

8 Strategies to Help Teams Build Resilience, Handle Uncertainty, and Get Stuff Done

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Executive coaches Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton detail seven steps for managers to mitigate work anxiety and for employees to cope with their anxiety.  More »

Leading with Gratitude

Eight Leadership Practices for Extraordinary Business Results

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New York Times bestselling authors and “apostles of appreciation” Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick provide managers and executives with easy, proven ways to add more gratitude to the everyday work environment—bolstering moral, efficiency, and profitablity—in this game-changing guide to the art and practice of leadership.  More »