GIODN Official Blog
Review: GIODN Book Club – The Courageous Leader with Angela Sebaly
- January 26, 2021
- Posted by: Dr. Cindy Banyai
- Category: Thoughts
To kick off 2021, GIODN welcomed author Angela Sebaly to discuss her book The Courageous Leader. Angela Sebaly is Co-Founder and CEO of Personify Leadership, LLC.
Formerly the Vice-President of Leadership Development for a global oil, gas and chemicals inspection company, Angela also serves as principal consultant for the firm Invested Leadership. She has also held senior roles with major organizations in the telecommunications, construction and hospitality industries and has worked with thousands of leaders assessing their unique talent and how to move their performance to the next level. After more than a decade of providing feedback through a 360 process to hundreds of leaders all over the world, Angela identified key trends in leadership effectiveness that center around courage and humility. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communication from Central Missouri State University, and a Master’s Degree in Applied Communications and Conflict Management from the University of Denver.
During the GIODN Book Club, Sebaly encourages us to build tolerance for pain, define values, and explore strategies for resilience that work! She explores these learning outcomes in the book club event. She explains that developing our courage muscle helps us to get through and excel.
She shares the story of Father Bob as she encourages us to tackle biggest problems more effectively. The big temptations take us to new places.