How to Leverage your Authenticity


Authenticity is essential to leading well. 

Your unique story, real and imperfect experiences, can drive your personal and team performance and directly impact innovation, productivity and material results for your organization. 

We encourage you to deeper dive into who you are as a leader by working through this customized bundle of courses specifically curated for M1 leaders.  

You'll be able to complete the course at your own pace when it's convenient in your busy schedule.

What's Included

  • Video learning sessions taught by Danessa Knaupp, recognized leadership expert, elite executive coach, CEO and founder of Avenue 8 Advisors, keynote speaker and author


  • Downloadable PDFs of key takeaways


  • Additional resources, including slideshows with note-taking space, video transcripts, and more




FAQ

Will I be able to fit this into my day?

The courses are bite-size pieces tailored to work into your full days. They can be completed self-paced on your timing.


What if I need more time?

Courses are on-demand so they are convenient for your schedule; you can pause and return as needed.


Is this the same as having a private executive coach?

While nothing can replace the personalized support of ongoing private coaching sessions, the courses cover the same type of information as our executive level workshops. The topics are applicable to all levels of leadership.

 

Can the courses be used as a training tool for an entire team?

These classes can be taken by individuals, or you can contact us to create a group-enrollment package for your entire team to learn together.

Biography of Danessa Knaupp CEO and founder of Avenue 8 Advisors

Danessa Knaupp

Avenue 8 Advisors' CEO Founder

and Course Facilitator


Danessa is a CEO, executive coach, and best-selling author shifting the global conversation on leadership. She has coached hundreds of executives across every major industry and has developed a reputation as a candid, compassionate and courageous leadership partner. She is the author of the best-selling leadership manual, Naked at Work: A Leader’s Guide to Fearless Authenticity and regularly addresses C-suite audiences on how to harness the power of real authenticity (not #authenticity) to drive measurable business results.

Known for her unique ability to drive new levels of engagement and performance with key leaders, Danessa is a fresh, positive voice on leadership and executive team effectiveness. She has coached CEOs, boards, and C-suite teams on issues related to leadership effectiveness, succession planning, M&A integration, and conflict intervention. Her clients have included Anthem, BMW, AmerisourceBergen, Capital One, Comcast, Genworth, Hilton, KPMG, Mastercard, and more.

Danessa earned her executive coaching credentials from Georgetown University, and a BA in Psychology and Sociology from the College of William and Mary. She spent more than 20 years as an entrepreneur and a senior executive and ultimately, CEO.

What Clients Say About Our Work


“Most often, my experience at workshops and similar events is that the content doesn’t make sense to me or isn’t delivered in a way that I can readily consume. Your content and delivery always land with me.”

Trey Hayden | CEO, CodeBlue Technology

 

"I enjoyed the presentation and content, and can immediately use this information to begin to implement change."

Session Attendee

 

"I value Danessa as I plan extra-curricular programming for our MBAs. Her program content is relevant and her engaging presentation style leaves participants wanting more. Students rave about her amazing energy, skill at leading tough and important conversations, and her ability to take an abstract topic and make it actionable."

Debbie Fisher | Associate Director, The Richmond MBA Robins School of Business


Client Testimonials for Avenue 8 Advisors

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M1 Leadership & Leverage

Exclusive Collection of on-demand courses by Avenue 8 Advisors for M1