Carl Honoré is an award-winning writer, broadcaster and TED speaker. The Wall Street Journal hailed him as “an in-demand spokesman on slowness.” CBC Sunday Edition called him “the world's leading evangelist for the Slow Movement.” Carl covered Europe and South America for the Economist, Observer, Miami Herald, Houston Chronicle, Time, National Post and other publications. His first book, In Praise of Slow, examines our compulsion to hurry and chronicles a global trend toward putting on the brakes. The Financial Times said it is “to the Slow Movement what Das Kapital is to communism.” His second book, Under Pressure, explores the dark side of modern childrearing - and offers a blueprint for change. Time called it a “gospel of the Slow Parenting movement.” Carl's latest book, The Slow Fix, explores how to tackle complex problems in every walk of life, from health and relationships to business and politics. Translated into 35 languages, his books have landed on bestseller lists in many countries. In Praise of Slow was the inaugural choice for the Huffington Post Book Club. It also featured in a British TV sitcom, Argentina's version of Big Brother and a TV commercial for the Motorola tablet. Under Pressure was shortlisted for the top non-fiction prize in Canada. Carl presented a series for BBC Radio 4 called The Slow Coach in which he helped Britons slow down. He also presented a TV show called Frantic Family Rescue on Australia's ABC. His TED talk has 2 million views.

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The Slow Fix

Carl Honore

A quick fix is not always the wrong option. There are times when you have to channel MacGyver, reach for the duct tape, and cobble together whatever solution works right now. But most problems we face today are too complex for instant remedies. When it comes to mending a failing company, treating an illness, or rebuilding a broken relationship, there are no quick fixes. The only real solution is a Slow Fix. By spending time with people who are solving tough problems in business, politics, health, and many other domains around the world, Carl has built a problem-solving recipe with more than a dozen ingredients.

This course will make you:

  • A better problem-solver
  • More creative
  • More efficient and productive
  • A better leader

what you get

  • Last up to one hour
  • Allow for up to 200 connections into the Cast (a connection is a login from a unique location)
  • Include the two-way video experience (including interactive HD streaming video and audio) and dedicated support