Chester Elton

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Chester Elton
Chester Elton-Author.jpg
Born (1958-09-22) September 22, 1958 (age 60)
Canada
Occupation Author, Professional Speaker
Nationality Canadian
Period 2002–present
Subject Leadership
Website
thecultureworks.com

Chester Elton[edit]

Chester Elton (born September 22, 1958) is a Canadian born author and motivational speaker.

Provides insights into motivating today’s multigenerational workforce. A globally renowned employee engagement consultant, speaker and author, he gives leaders an eye-opening look at what it takes to bring the best out of individuals, teams and organizations[1].

His work is directed to introduce motivational tools and management strategies that prove effective at unleashing the potential and productivity of an organization and the people within it

Co-founder of The Culture Works, a global training company and a board member of Camp Corral, a non-profit for the children of wounded and fallen military heroes. He serves as a leadership consultant to important global firms. He lives in New Jersey.

Career[edit]

Chester Elton is the co-founder of The Culture Works, a global training company and is a board member of Camp Corral, a non-profit for the children of wounded and fallen military heroes.[2]

Elton is co-author of the multiple award-winning[3] New York Times and #1 USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling leadership book: All In; The Carrot Principle, and The Best Team Wins[4]. His books have been translated in more than 30 languages and have sold more than 1.5 million copies worldwide.

Partnership with Adrian Gostick[edit]

Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick
Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick

The co-working with Adrian Gostick marks the beginning of what will be the development of a successful career offering consulting for companies and leadership training. With a worldwide recognition, they stand out as co-authors of two of the best-selling books on this subject: Managing with Carrots (1999); and The Carrot Principle (2010). Already as established authors, two more books consolidate their vision in management: All In (2012) and What Motivates Me (2014).[5]

Publications[edit]

  • Managing with Carrots: Using Recognition to Attract and Retain the Best People (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2001) ISBN 1-58685-077-6
  • The 24-Carrot Manager: A Remarkable Story of How a Leader Can Unleash Human Potential (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2002) ISBN 1-58685-154-3
  • A Carrot a Day: A Daily Dose of Recognition for Your Employees (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2004) ISBN 1-58685-506-9
  • The Invisible Employee: Realizing the Hidden Potential in Everyone (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2006) ISBN 0-471-77739-0
  • The Carrot Principle (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, Reissue 2009) ISBN 1-4391-4917-8
  • The Daily Carrot Principle: 365 Ways to Enhance Your Career and Life (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2010) ISBN 1-4391-8173-X
  • The Orange Revolution: How One Great Team can Transform an Entire Organization (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2010) ISBN 1-4391-8245-0
  • All In: How The Best Managers Create a Culture of Belief and Drive Big Results (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2012) ISBN 978-1491511619
  • What Motivates Me: Put Your Passions to Work (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2014) ISBN 978-0996029704
  • The Best Team Wins: The New Science of High Performance (with Chester Elton and Adrian Gostick, 2014) ISBN 978-1501179860

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chester Elton Keynote Speakers Bureau & Speaking Fee". BigSpeak Motivational Speakers Bureau: Keynote Speakers, Business Speakers and Celebrity Speakers. Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  2. ^ "Chester Elton - Latter-day Profiles". Latter-day Profiles. 2018-06-29. Retrieved 2018-08-14.
  3. ^ "International Book Awards - Honoring Excellence in Independent & Mainstream Publishing". www.internationalbookawards.com. Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  4. ^ "BEST SELLERS: ADVICE, HOW TO AND MISCELLANEOUS: Sunday, May 3rd 2009". Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  5. ^ "Our Journey - The Carrot Guys". The Carrot Guys. Retrieved 2018-08-24.

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