Chapter 7Quiet Influence Strength #4: Focused Conversations

“And now whatever way our stories end I know you have rewritten mine.... Because I knew you, I have been changed for good

Steven Schwartz, Composer, Wicked

image

Haley Kilpatrick was an introverted fifteen-year-old in Albany, Georgia, when she was compelled to turn her frustration into action. Having felt out-of-place as a middle-school student, she wanted to help her younger sister get through those tough years with fewer challenges. Her solution: starting a mentoring program that paired middle-school girls with high-school students who had survived and thrived.

After sharing and shaping ...

Get Quiet Influence now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.