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Linda Sharkey, PhD

Shaping the Future of
Global Talent and Culture

As Featured In…

Is Your Company Future-Proof?

Linda Sharkey’s newest book.

The future is no longer some far-off destination; it is here, right now, and already changing the way we work.

About Linda

Linda is widely acknowledged as one of the world’s preeminent thought leaders on global leadership development working in over 170 countries. At the foundation of Linda’s success are years of “in-the-trenches” experience with some of the world’s largest and most admired companies like HP and GE Capital. Dr. Sharkey was instrumental in building high-performing teams and developing talent that drove productivity and company growth.

She is also a Founding Member of the Marshall Goldsmith Group, a premier executive coaching organization that shows measurable improvements in those they coach.

Years Experience

Corporate Clients

Books Authored

Lives Impacted

What We Offer

SPEAKING

Linda’s vast HR and leadership experience allows her to offer real-world expertise and compelling views on topics related to coaching, culture, leadership and talent.
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COACHING

No one coaching solution works for every organization, so Linda offers options ranging from executive coaching, peer coaching, training leaders to be effective coaches and more.
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LEADERSHIP

Leadership development programs should be customized and leverage the latest leadership development approaches.  Linda’s programs are designed to develop leaders and prepare them for global challenges.
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CULTURE

Culture, the invisible glue for any organization, is often overlooked. Linda provides a complete picture of your current culture, what is working and what may be keeping you from achieving the best results.
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What Others are Saying...

“I just wanted to thank you personally for making the trip to Dubai and inspiring our audience here in the United Arab Emirates. Your wit, expert guidance, unparalleled delivery and can do attitude left a mark on all that were present. Presentations are a dime a dozen – but people that leave an indelible mark on those they interact with are rare. I would very humbly submit that you are one of them and I was personally inspired too.”

– Kenneth Mukasa
Programme Director – Thought Leadership at Informa Middle East
United Arab Emirates

“Linda Sharkey is one of the greatest leadership development professionals and executive coaches I have ever met.”

– Marshall Goldsmith
Best Selling Author and Top Executive Coach

“We specifically chose Linda Sharkey from thought leaders around the world based on her unique, researched, and lived insights about how successful leadership works in the world of multinationals and importantly how it can be developed. Her theory about ‘transglobal leadership’ resonated powerfully with our audience of multinational executives providing them with practical steps for improving their own leadership effectiveness and that of others. She was also a delight to work with.”

– Rich Hirst
Director, International HRD Forum, CEO Forum Group

Linda’s Latest Blog Posts…

Can We Find Joy at Work? A Talk with Richard Sheridan

Considering how much of our lives we spend at our jobs, our work environment ought to nurture us and provide us with the opportunity to grow and learn and live our dreams. Is this ideal scenario really possible? It is, if you ask Richard Sheridan, cofounder and CEO of...

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