Blog - Chuck Garcia

Blog

Download Chuck's Speaking Kit!

Download Chuck’s speaker biography and testimonials from past speaking engagements. Forward it to your meeting planner, Head of Learning and Development, or whoever in your organization is planning your next corporate event.

Walking the Fine Line of Emotionally Intelligent Leadership

Walking the Fine Line of Emotionally Intelligent Leadership

Last year, almost to the date, I published an article on the importance of emotional intelligence using Elon Musk of Tesla as a shining example.  At the time, there had been a number of articles written that addressed his concern and response to what was an...

read more
It’s Your Workplace and You Can Cry If You Want To

It’s Your Workplace and You Can Cry If You Want To

It’s my party, and I’ll cry if I want to, cry if I want to, cry if I want to…you would cry too if it happened to you. Did you find yourself singing those lyrics in your head as opposed to just reading them?  Many of us have heard that song, It’s My Party played on...

read more
Chuck Garcia’s Frequently Asked Questions: Part 1

Chuck Garcia’s Frequently Asked Questions: Part 1

As an author, speaker, and professor I’m frequently asked to be a guest on podcasts, panels and other events where individuals are looking to improve their leadership and communication abilities. Through the years I’ve compiled some of the more frequent questions that...

read more
Top Ten Competencies of a Successful Leader

Top Ten Competencies of a Successful Leader

I’ve previously addressed the difference between a leader and a boss – take a peek at that article and then asked yourself, which one am I? Most of us want to be leaders who others admire, trust and want to follow; we ourselves want to work for leaders that we trust,...

read more
Balance This and You’ll Have Success AND Happiness

Balance This and You’ll Have Success AND Happiness

Have you ever stopped to think about how the body has been created or formed? Two eyes, two ears, two arms, two legs – with most other significant parts of the body (e.g. nose, organs, etc.) placed in the middle.  It helps the body to balance – imagine if our bodies...

read more
What Are You Going to Conquer This Year?

What Are You Going to Conquer This Year?

On September 11th, 2001, I lost a lot of friends in the horrendous terrorist attack on the World Trade Center buildings in New York City.  It was a tough time to conquer for those who knew individuals lost, the families affected, and a nation grieving the tragedy. It...

read more
It Always Comes Back to Communication

It Always Comes Back to Communication

I’m often asked when I’m invited for interviews or podcasts how I got to where I am today. Like all of us, there are a number of driving factors and influences that guide us throughout our lives. However, I frequently think of my father, who was a professor of...

read more
3 Keys to Achieving Executive Presence

3 Keys to Achieving Executive Presence

Early on in my career, as I looked up to the executives and people I admired, I found myself asking, “what is it about these individuals that I admire so much?” What I came to conclude, and what became the birth of what I do today, is there was something I couldn’t...

read more
Certified Amazon BestSeller

Learn more about the book

Recent Blog Posts

  • It’s Been Proven, We Need Each Other 

    It’s Been Proven, We Need Each Other 

    I’m excited. Granted, it is an exciting time of year, especially here in New York City.  Streets are packed with people hustling and bustling from corporate meetings, Broadway shows, dinner engagements, holiday sight-seeing and seasonal shopping throughout every part of Manhattan. New York City during the holidays is electric. People …
  • Get Comfortable with Discomfort

    Get Comfortable with Discomfort

    Think about the things, relationships, accomplishments that have meant or mean the most to you.  Did they come easy? Were they just given to you without work, sacrifice, or emotional investment?  Chances are the things that you are most proud of and care most about have been difficult, challenging, or …
  • Consider this Key Attribute of All Great Leaders

    Consider this Key Attribute of All Great Leaders

    I’ve had several humbling experiences throughout my life that have changed the course of where I was headed.  I can think of many examples both in my mountaineering adventures and in the unexpected circumstances presented to me throughout my career where I found myself unsure and seemingly unprepared.  One such …

Take Chuck's public speaking assessment

find out how stage-ready you are...