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Chester Elton to Speak at New Providence Library

Jamie Peterson

Sunday, February 9, 2014 • 4:56pm

Chester Elton to Speak at New Providence Library. Chester Elton, International Motivational Speaker, TV Personality and author of "The Carrot Principal", "All In", and five other books on workplace motivation will speak on the immense importance and power of appreciation. The program will be in the Conti Room at the New Providence Memorial Library on Sunday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m.

This program is free and open to all. Called the “apostle of appreciation,” by the Globe and Mail, Canada’s largest newspaper, and “creative and refreshing” by the New York Times, Chester Elton is co-author of several successful leadership books and is an in-demand speaker the world over. Elton’s books have been translated into over 20 languages and have sold more than a million copies worldwide. The Carrot Principle by Simon & Schuster has been a regular New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, and 24-Carrot Manager has been called a “must read for modern-day managers” by Larry King of CNN. The Orange Revolution was the number one selling business book in the United States according to the Wall Street Journal.

As a motivation expert, Chester has been featured in The Financial Times,Washington Post, Fast Company and the New York Times. He has been featured on 60 Minutes, CNN, ABC’s Money Matters, MSNBC and National Public Radio. Chester has spoken to delighted audiences from Seattle to Singapore and from Toronto to Istanbul. He holds the acclaim of being the highest rated speaker at the national Society for Human Resource Management annual conference (Bill Cosby was the number-two rated speaker).

He serves as an employee engagement consultant to firms such as Pepsi, American Express, Madison Square Garden, Avis Budget Group and Texas Roadhouse. However, he is most proud to be the father of four exceptional children. He lives in Summit New Jersey with his wife Heidi. Chester Elton to Speak at New Providence Library. Chester Elton, International Motivational Speaker, TV Personality and author of "The Carrot Principal", "All In", and 5 other books on workplace motivation will speak on the immense importance and power of appreciation.

The program will be in the Conti Room at the New Providence Memorial Library. This program is free and open to all. Called the “apostle of appreciation,” by the Globe and Mail, Canada’s largest newspaper, and “creative and refreshing” by the New York Times, Chester Elton is co-author of several successful leadership books and is an in-demand speaker the world over. Elton’s books have been translated into over 20 languages and have sold more than a million copies worldwide. The Carrot Principle by Simon & Schuster has been a regular New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, and 24-Carrot Manager has been called a “must read for modern-day managers” by Larry King of CNN. The Orange Revolution was the number one selling business book in the United States according to the Wall Street Journal. As a motivation expert, Chester has been featured in The Financial Times, Washington Post, Fast Company and the New York Times.

He has been featured on 60 Minutes, CNN, ABC’s Money Matters, MSNBC and National Public Radio. Chester has spoken to delighted audiences from Seattle to Singapore and from Toronto to Istanbul. He holds the acclaim of being the highest rated speaker at the national Society for Human Resource Management annual conference (Bill Cosby was the number-two rated speaker). He serves as an employee engagement consultant to firms such as Pepsi, American Express, Madison Square Garden, Avis Budget Group and Texas Roadhouse. However, he is most proud to be the father of four exceptional children. He lives in Summit with his wife Heidi.

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