Aug 12, 2019
Richard E. Boyatzis is a Distinguished University Professor at Case Western Reserve
University. He holds a Ph.D. in social psychology from Harvard University. Using his well-established Intentional Change Theory (ICT) and complexity theory, Dr. Boyatzis researches how people and organizations engage in sustainable, desired change. His latest book, Helping People Change: Coaching with Compassion for Lifelong Learning and Growth, will be released in September. In this episode, he sits down with Cate to discuss how to effectively help people change.
Richard E. Boyatzis is Distinguished University Professor of Case Western Reserve University, Professor in the Departments of Organizational Behavior, Psychology, and Cognitive Science, HR Horvitz Professor of Family Business, and Adjunct Professor in
People/Organizations at ESADE.
He has a BS in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT, a MS and Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Harvard University. Using his Intentional Change Theory (ICT), he studies sustained, desired change at all levels of human endeavor from individuals, teams, organizations, communities and countries, specifically has been researching helping and coaching since 1967.
He was ranked #9
Most Influential International Thinker by HR Magazine in 2012 and 2014. He is the author of more than 200 articles on leadership, competencies, emotional intelligence, competency development, coaching, neuroscience and management education. His Coursera MOOCs, including Inspiring Leadership Through Emotional Intelligence has about a million enrolled from 215 countries. His 9 books include: The Competent Manager; the international best-seller, Primal Leadership with Daniel Goleman and Annie McKee; and Resonant Leadership, with Annie McKee, and Helping People Change: Coaching with Compassion or Lifelong Learning and Growth with Melvin Smith and Ellen Van Oosten. He is Fellow of the Association of Psychological Science and the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology.