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Light a Fire in Their Hearts

The Truth About Leadership

by (author) Lisa Anna Palmer

Morgan James Publishing
Initial publish date
Aug 2020
Leadership, Success, Workplace Culture, Human Resources & Personnel Management
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Light a Fire in Their Hearts helps to set great leaders apart by helping them connect with others on a human level.

Light a Fire in Their Hearts is unique and appealing in that, Lisa Anna Palmer, uses a highly conversational style and speaks directly to new and aspiring leaders, including from team leader, manager and director. Within Light a Fire in Their Hearts, Lisa engages readers as though she were accompanying them, side by side, to help them figure out what the leadership journey is all about. In addition, Lisa shares her own personal stories, as well as stories from over 30 great leaders who share their tips, tools, and strategies to engage others to contribute their very best–consider them your team of virtual mentors.

The goal of Light a Fire in Their Hearts is to help high performers to:Understand the importance of leadership and the impact on people and the planet, in addition to the bottom-lineSelf-reflect on their leadership journey and how they want to show up as a leader at work Learn more about the challenges that they will face that they don’t typically teach you about in school Understand the transformation that needs to take place to shift from high performing individual contributor and/or team member to become a Great People Leader Learn about the Light Your Leadership Brand© approach to light a fire in the hearts of employees, which features wise practices of great leaders

About the author

Lisa Anna Palmer loves her family and friends, and is a proud mom and wife. She coaches, consults, writes, and delivers talks and training to advance leadership. She holds a B.A. in Psychology, is a Certified ProActive Coach, Certified Passion Test Facilitator, Certified Expert Speaker, and a Cross-Cultural Competencies Facilitator. Lisa is fluent in English, French, Italian, and Friulan.

Lisa started her career at the age of twenty-two as a consultant for PwC as part of the Organizational Renewal Group. She specializes in leadership and draws on over twenty-five years of experience within a range of senior Human Resources & Organizational Development roles, leading teams responsible for Talent Management, HR Strategy, and transformation. In 2011, she launched Cattelan Palmer Consulting. She is now the Founder & CEO of the Cattelan Palmer Light Your Leadership Institute (LYLI), which serves leaders and employees of organizations within the private, public, and the non-profit sectors. She has been on TV, radio, and podcasts internationally. Lisa has also contributed pieces to five bestselling books of the 365 Days Series, a collaborative book by Jodi Chapman and Dan Teck. She currently resides in Ottawa, Ontario. You can access additional resources and book a discovery session at and at

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