Harness the power of experience to transform yourself, your team, and your organization.

Experiential Intelligence

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Packed with powerful tools & examples, Experiential Intelligence will teach you how to uncover your hidden assets, remove invisible barriers holding back peak performance, and amplify strengths to transform yourself, your team, and your organization.

Learn how your life experiences give you real intelligence for success in today’s disruptive world.

Leverage your experience for leadership, talent management, innovation, and more.

3 Types of Intelligence IQ EQ XQ

“A major game-changer for the field of transforming organizations.”

— Louis Carter, CEO, Best Practice Institute


“Soren Kaplan provides us with a long overdue blueprint to more intentionally access the mindsets, abilities, and know-how gained from your unique life experience.”

— Michael Arena, Vice President, Talent & Development, Amazon Web Services


“The new lens of Experiential Intelligence broadens the talent conversation and opens possibilities for building a more diverse workforce.”

— Rebecca Romano, Global Head of Talent & Organizational Development, NBCUniversal


“Experiential Intelligence is the ultimate guide to equip leaders to know who has the talent they need to propel their business into the future.”

— Dr. Marshall Goldsmith, Thinkers50 #1 Executive Coach and New York Times bestselling author of The Earned Life


“Experiential Intelligence uses powerful storytelling to take us on a journey to deeply understand our own XQ and how to maximize the impact it has on our leadership and business success.”

— Pat Verduin, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Colgate-Palmolive


“This must-read book delivers deep insight into how our personal and professional experiences influence how we show up and perform at work, in our relationships, and life itself.”

— Loressa Cole, CEO, American Nurses Association

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