Understand what emotional intelligence (EQ) is and how it plays into your day-to-day life. Explore the relevance of EQ, with goals of expanding self-awareness and developing more effective communication techniques.
Speaker Kristine Conway, president of Effective Focus, Inc.
Kristine is on a mission to move organizations and
individuals forward by removing self-imposed barriers.
Ultimately, Kristine has her sights on being the leader in
creating a better world where individuals
• make informed choices,
• contribute at their highest level,
• and support the greatness in each other.
Kristine is the president of Effective Focus, Inc. a professional development and change management company specializing in emotional intelligence – working with both the individual and organization systems. She has experience in the restaurant, retail, and healthcare industries. She ended her corporate career with nearly ten years at Baylor Health Care system in her final role as Director of Patient Satisfaction at Baylor University Medical Center Dallas. While at Baylor she served as a member of the 2012-2013 Board of Examiners for the Quality Texas Assessment and Feedback Program and was a co-author of the 2012 Texas Award for Performance Excellence (TAPE) award, given by the Quality Texas Foundation. Current work includes designing internal coaching programs that teach leaders to develop their own coaching leadership style and working one on one with leaders and their teams to increase overall effectiveness.
She is also a published author of Obligated No More, A journey to a guilt free life, a book designed to help individuals rid themselves of the most common self-imposed barriers to success. As of August 2017 – She is the host of Behind the Coach’s Door, a podcast created to educate the public on the power and ‘secrets’ of coaching – debunking myths along the way. Kristine holds a Master’s Degree in Management and Administrative Sciences with a concentration in Organization Behavior and Executive Coaching from the University
of Texas at Dallas. Also, Kristine is certified by the International Coaching Federation as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC).