“Not surprisingly, Mindy Hall’s Leading with Intention is well written and immediately practical in its applicability, making every moment of the day a leadership opportunity. Don’t bother trying to highlight all the valuable points. You will find them in almost every paragraph.”
— Christopher P. Molineaux
President and CEO, Pennsylvania Bio
“Being ‘intentional’ is a simple concept that when applied is so powerful. It allows you to shape how you engage and are viewed as a leader. This book is going to be a must-read for my entire leadership team.”
— Michael Conway
Executive Vice President of Global Channel Development (CPG and Foodservice), Starbucks
“Leading with Intention is not leadership theory; it is leadership practice. It offers tools that you can begin applying right away and that integrate into your existing efforts.”
— Nicholas J. Valeriani
Chief Executive, West Health
“Presence may be the metacompetency of effective leadership. In Leading with Intention, Mindy Hall gives you the pragmatic tools to be present with yourself, your colleagues, and your life to manifest your deepest, most heartfelt intentions.”
— Kevin Cashman
Senior Partner for CEO and Executive Development, Korn Ferry, and best-selling author of Leadership from the Inside Out and The Pause Principle
“The best leaders I have met never stop looking for ways to improve. Because Dr. Hall’s stories and tools are deceptively simple to use but profoundly real in their impact, these leaders will want to keep this book close at hand.”
— Christi Shaw
President, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
“Beware! There are too many books on management. However, Leading with Intention is unique. It is clear (no jargon!), based on real-life experience, intriguing, smart, and useful. This is a must-read!”
— Michel de Rosen
Chairman and CEO, Eutelsat Communications
"Dr. Hall's insights underscore the power of knowing and owning ourselves, leading in the moment, and unleashing the very best in all our leaders. A must-read for anyone in or aspiring to a position of leadership."
— Ashley McEvoy
Company Group Chairman, Vision Care and Diabetes Solutions, Johnson & Johnson
"Leading with Intention should be required reading for anyone leading an organization or a team. It is a wakeup call to those who rely too much on the old adage 'Half of life is showing up.' The ideas in this book are powerful, providing concrete tools for successfully leading intentionally in all aspects of life."
— Douglas J. Swirsky
President and CEO, GenVec, Inc.
"Leading with Intention gives leaders a skillful way to examine and enhance their impact. A terrific gift for yourself and your team."
— Jim Schoeneck
President and CEO, Depomed, Inc.
“I have long awaited the publication of this book. Mindy's concepts—elegant in their simplicity and practical in their application—make this the go-to manual for leadership impact!”
— Lisa Uthgenannt
Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Covance
"Leading with Intention will change the way you think and challenge you to be the best leader you can be. It is a valuable addition to your leadership toolkit."
— Margaret (Peggy) Coons
Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
"Dr. Hall speaks from the heart and from twenty-five years of mindful professional experience. This book speaks in straightforward language to being a better person as well as a better leader. Not only is this an inspirational read, but it's a handbook that I will use regularly and share with my staff."
— Joe V. Selby, MD, MPH
Executive Director, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
"I have worked extensively with Mindy and believe that this book captures and distills many of her most important leadership principles into a quick read that will improve the function and success of any management team."
— David Hung, MD
President and CEO, Medivation, Inc.
“Through the leadership looking glass, Dr. Hall takes us to a place of self-examination. We all likely have a collection of ‘how to’ business books proudly displayed on our on shelves. This one remains on my desk.”
— Jeffrey Keisling
Corporate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Pfizer
"Leadership is critical to the success of any organization or team—and leadership behaviors can be learned. Dr Hall's book provides down-to-earth principles born out of real-world experience that will prove invaluable to those committed to learn."
— Joseph Scodari
Worldwide Chairman, Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson (Retired)
"Learning to lead with clear intention and understanding is something that each and every leader, regardless of experience or focus, can benefit from. This book is a worthy use of a leader's time."
— Laurie Cowan
Senior Vice President of Human Resources, CSL Group
"Mindy outlines valuable lessons and insights around leadership, culture, and how you can impact your organization. A must-read for all those who want to make a difference in their leadership and their life."
— Cheryl L. Cohen
“I have experienced Mindy’s work firsthand and can attest that the tools and concepts in Leading with Intention will help leaders at all levels become more effective. Mindy’s approach is not theoretical; it is practical, and when applied it allows impactful leadership to flourish.”
— Shelley Lyford
President, Gary and Mary West Foundation, and Chief Operating Officer, West Health