Can a person be highly sensitive and high achieving? Melody Wilding answers that question on unleashed this week. Melody is an executive coach, human behavior expert, and the author of Trust Yourself: Stop Overthinking and Channel Your Emotions for Success at Work. In part one, Melody shares what makes ‘sensitive strivers’ an asset to any organization and the liminal moment that triggered her awareness of her own sensitivity.
About Melody Wilding, LMSW: Melody is an executive coach, human behavior expert, and author of Trust Yourself: Stop Overthinking and Channel Your Emotions for Success at Work. She has coached hundreds of private clients, from CEOs and Fortune 500 executives to leaders from the US Department of Education, the Federal Reserve, and the United Nations. She teaches graduate-level human behavior and psychology at the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College in New York. Her writing is regularly featured on Medium and in Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, Forbes, Business Insider, and Quartz. Her advice has been featured in the New York Times, The Cut, Oprah Magazine, NBC News, US News and World Report, and more.