Wed, Sep 09|
Book Club with Shasta Nelson
Join Shasta Nelson, international speaker and author, and friendship expert. Kumar will be interviewing her for the September book club.
Time & Location
Sep 09, 2020, 9:00 PM EDT
About the Event
Shasta Nelson, M.Div., is a keynote speaker, author, and leading expert on friendship and healthy relationships at work. Filled with scientific data, real-world research, and fascinating case studies, Nelson’s programs reveal how healthy relationships at work directly impact employee engagement, team culture, sales, recruiting, and retention. She also teaches strategies for the healthiest friendships, contributing to individual happiness and well-being.
Frequently featured in the media as a popular resource on healthy relationships and the increasing epidemic of loneliness, Shasta has been interviewed live on several television shows including Katie Couric’s Katie, Fox Business, The Early Show, The Today Show, and The Steve Harvey Show. She has also been featured in countless national magazines like Good Housekeeping, Real Simple, and Health; and interviewed for prominent newspapers like The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times. She was also selected by Facebook to be their media spokesperson and friendship expert for Friends Day 2018.
Nelson’s new book The Business of Friendship: Making the Most of the Relationships Where We Spend Most of Our Time will be published by HarperCollins Leadership in the summer of 2020. She previously published Friendships Don’t Just Happen, on how to make new friends as an adult, and Frientimacy: How to Deepen Friendships for Lifelong Health and Happiness, which teaches us how to strengthen and repair the friendships that matter most. Her Three Relationship Requirements have been featured in her popular TEDx talk and are widely praised for helping break down relationships in ways everyone understands.