About Shawn Doyle
Shawn Doyle is a professional speaker, author, executive and life coach. His books have been translated into 10 languages. He is the president of New Light Learning and Development, a company that specializes in leadership-development programs and executive coaching. Some of his clients include NBC, NASA, Disney, Comcast, Kraft, Microsoft, the Marines and Lockheed Martin.
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