The Sustainable Lawyer Track
Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers: A Key to Success
Not education. Not experience. Not knowledge. Not intellect. Not who you know. But emotional intelligence. It’s the #1 predictor of success. It’s directly related to better job performance, more frequent advancement, higher salaries, greater career satisfaction and happier clients. You can’t adjust your IQ; but you can improve your EQ. Come discover how.
Walt Hampton, Summit Success LLC, Canton
Walt Hampton, J.D. is Executive Director of Summit Success, LLC a global personal and professional development firm. He is a business coach, law firm management consultant, leadership trainer & motivational speaker. Founder of the Positive Leadership academy, he is a leading authority on the application of Positive Psychology in the workplace. He is also the best-selling author of Journeys on the Edge: Living a Life That Matters, named a Top 10 Non-Fiction Book in 2013 and a 2014 winner of the North American Book Awards; he is also the author of The Power Principles of Time Mastery: Do Less, Make More, Have Fun.
A 1984 graduate of The Cornell Law School, Walt practiced law in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation and criminal defense. He was the managing partner of a law firm for more than 25 years.
Walt’s passions are high-altitude mountaineering, ultra-distance running, blue-water sailing & adventure photography. He and his wife, the author Ann Sheybani, live in Castletownshend, Ireland and Collinsville, Connecticut.
Time: 2:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
CLE Credit: 1.5 Hours