The Science of Leadership: Impacting for Good

Published August 14, 2020

Do leaders think differently? Vanessa Van Edwards teaches you how to harness your own inner leader. Using the latest neuroscience and psychology, she will teach you how to make a great positive impact. The key is striking the perfect balance between warmth and competence. Leaders are able to build both trust and confidence with their verbal cues, nonverbal signals and mindset. Walk away with new strategies to feel empowered and empower those around you.

About the Speaker(s)
Vanessa Van Edwards is speaking at The Global Leadership Summit 2020.

Vanessa Van Edwards

Lead Behavioral Investigator

Science of People

Vanessa Van Edwards is lead investigator at the Science of People— a human behavior research lab, whose goal is to use the latest scientific research and trends to help leaders master their people skills. Her innovative work has been featured on CNN, NPR, Fast Company and Entrepreneur Magazine and she regularly speaks to innovative companies including Google, Facebook, Comcast, Microsoft and Penguin Random-House. Van Edwards has developed a science-based framework for understanding different personalities to improve our EQ and help us communicate with colleagues, clients and customers and is the bestselling author of Captivate: The Science of Succeeding with People.

Years at GLS 2020