Paul Axtell provides consulting and personal effectiveness training to Fortune 100 companies to universities. The focus of his work is the possibility of being remarkable both as an individual and as a group. He is the author Meetings Matter: 8 Powerful Strategies for Remarkable Conversations, received numerous accolades, including Gold Award Winner in both the Non-Fiction Book Awards and the Benjamin Franklin Awards, Silver Award Winner in the Nautilus Book Awards, and first runner up in the Eric Hoffer Prize. His other books include Making Virtual Meetings Matter and Making Virtual Learning Matter. Paul’s most recent book is Compassionate Leadership. Visit his website at paulaxtell.com. Paul also authored Ten Powerful Things to Say to Your Kids: Creating the Relationship You Want with the Most Important People in Your Life, which applies his work concepts to the special relationships between parents and children. It was named Best Parenting Book by Independent Publisher magazine.