Just in Time for Valentine’s Day – Get Emotionally Connected!

What if one book could reveal to you how to find happiness, conquer fear, build stronger relationships, and create a life filled with purpose and passion – would you read it?

Best-selling author Shawn Kent Hayashi wrote the book!  How to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence at Work & in Relationships is the step-by-step guide to raise your EQ – the key to living more joyfully and working with more passion.

Available now on Amazon.com, just in time for Valentine’s Day, Shawn’s new book will show you how to create more love in your relationships, spark more joy in your life, and find more passion in your career.

Through clear, encouraging coaching, Shawn – an emotional intelligence expert and executive coach – deconstructs how to raise your EQ and makes mastery possible. Real life stories, hands-on exercises, and an integrated journal launch you from passive learning to active practice – fast!

In How to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence at Work & in Relationships, you’ll gain these vital tools:

  • The life-changing questions to ask yourself when you’re feeling fear or anger and want to create lasting positive change in your life
  • The fastest way to stop emotional hijacks from damaging your relationships and career
  • The secret to developing self-awareness
  • The best techniques to self-regulate through negative emotions
  • The truth about your “emotional wake” and the steps to strengthen your relationships with awareness, empathy, and social skills
  • The simple but powerful habits that will enable you to spark joy, create more hope, passion, and love – and inspire others!

For readers who loved The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, this book will also enable you to spark more joy in your whole life. Part coach, part journal, use this practical guide to create your path to professional success and personal growth – and get ready to thrive!

PLUS, see why “EQ Circles” are popping up all over the world as a result of this book – and find out how to start your own discussion group with the guide included in the book!  Download the invitation to create your own EQ Circle here.

Find How to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence at Work & in Relationships on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/1SgKr4k

To schedule an interview with Shawn Kent Hayashi, request a quote for an upcoming article, book Shawn as a speaker, inquire about her Emotional Intelligence workshop for your organization or team, or to review How to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence at Work & in Relationships, please contact Emily Hammel-Shaver at
888-959-1188, ext. 83 or Emily@TheProfessionalDevelopmentGroup.com.


Shawn Kent Hayashi is the founder and CEO of The Professional Development Group LLC, Executive-in-Residence for the Lehigh University MBA Program, and a global expert in developing collaboration and high performing teams.

Shawn is a dynamic speaker and executive coach with deep experience working in entrepreneurial companies, Fortune 500, and associations around the globe. Her practical strategies, anecdotes and real world solutions are highly relevant in business today. Shawn delivers keynotes and unforgettable presentations customized to conferences or corporate meetings.

Shawn’s TEDx talk on The Future of Talent@Work presented her optimistic view of coming changes to the workplace.

As an executive coach and high performing teams consultant, Shawn facilitates growth in leadership ability, emotional intelligence, communication skills, stronger relationships and teams, and effective presentations. She guides leaders to achieve positive, lasting changes in behavior – for themselves, their people and their teams.

She is also the best-selling author of six business books, including the Conversations Trilogy: Conversations for Change, Conversations for Creating Star Performers, and Conversations That Get Results and Inspire Collaboration.

Shawn earned an M.S. in Organization Dynamics from the University of Pennsylvania. 

Learn more about Shawn at www.YourTalentAtWork.com.