“Marty Seldman is a world class executive coach. His book, Executive Stamina, is a brilliant how to book. It will help anyone maximize their full career potential and live a more balanced, integrated life. His advice is priceless”.
-Michael White,CEO of Pepsico International and ViceChairman of Pepsico.
“Whether you’ve just gotten a promotion, or have been CEO of a Fortune 500 company for 8 years, or if you just want a better shot at realizing your dreams, Executive Stamina will provide you with pearls of practical insight and wisdom which will guide your journey. I can think of many colleagues, friends and family members to give this book to, including my two sons.”
-Edward Ludwig, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Becton Dickinson
“Life wouldn’t be interesting if there were no challenges. But you could end up being totally stressed out if you are not smart about managing them. You can get a lot smarter if you learn from this book.”
- Sam Su, CEO, Yum Brands, China Division
“In each of his books, Marty Seldman has shown a talent for combining deep insights with practical application, based on years of experience coaching hundreds of executives and managers. Executive Stamina is no exception. Even the most effective executive is sure to find new ways to enhance his or her impact.”
-Ed Bernard, Vice Chairman, T. Rowe Price Group
“With its focus on work/life balance and health, Executive Stamina is a remarkable gift to senior staff leaders in both the private and not-for-profit sectors. This book is wise, practical and clearly grounded in many years of hands-on experience with the real lives of executives. It should be compulsory reading for every manager who yearns to be successful, while also being content and healthy.
-Melanie Macdonald, President and Chief Executive Officer, World Neighbors
“Marty’s new book, Executive Stamina, provides great insight for executives or busy people in any field to find a balance in their work and personal lives. It was very helpful for me but I think the young generation of leaders will find it even more helpful as they put work/life balance at a much higher priority than their predecessors did.”
- Al Carey, CEO, Frito Lay
“Sage advice and practical actions for optimizing the effectiveness of your professional and personal life for the long haul.”
- Steve Milovich, Senior Vice President, Corporate Human Resources, Organization and Leadership Development, The Walt Disney Company
“Imagine sitting down with one of the best executive coaches after the world has drained the life out of you. Through this book, Seldman will bring you back and ready to face the world anew. It’s an amazing mixture of insightful, thought-provoking ideas and practical, down-to-earth actions you can apply immediately. It’s also one of those special books in which you’ll come across a chapter that seems especially written for you!”
-Kevin D. Wilde, VP, Organization Effectiveness and Chief Learning Officer, General Mills, Inc.
“Executive stamina is critical for success in any corporate environment. As executives we are constantly faced with challenges in managing our time, energy and productivity. In this book you will learn how to align your work and life goals, maximize your career contributions and build more positive personal relationships. This book shares essential insights about how to achieve peak performance and live a more fulfilling life.”
-Tamar Elkeles, Ph.D.
Vice President, Qualcomm and Author, “The Chief Learning Officer”
“Executive Stamina: Because life is not a sprint but a marathon. The Seldmans’ share a wealth of consulting and coaching experience that executives and entrepreneurs of all ages can put to use right away to enrich their lives.”
- Franke James, Author, OfficePolitics.com
“In work, as in life, people either charge or discharge their personal battery and vitality each day. Executive Stamina raises the bar on our understanding of how today’s leaders and professionals can strengthen and sustain their energy and effectiveness. The perspectives and recommendations are practical, systematic and draw upon his unique integration of many different disciplines and approaches. I highly recommend Executive Stamina for anyone seeking professional and personal success and wellness.”
-Ed Betof Ed.D., Senior Fellow and Academic Director, The Executive Program in Workplace Learning Leadership, University of Pennsylvania
“Just as he does as an executive coach, Seldman provides insight, process and tools for each of us to maximize our potential in our personal and professional lives. Executive Stamina takes a holistic approach for each of us to construct a roadmap to success”
-Mike Theilmann, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources & Administration Officer
“Like many senior executives, there are days when I feel I need to be an Olympic athlete just to keep up with the pace of business life. The physical demands of travel, long hours and packed schedules are matchedby the need for faster analysis, decision-making and follow-through. ‘Executive Stamina’ is the ideal prescription for those who recognize there has to be a better way to manage the challenges of the roles werelish. This book will connect with anyone seeking to improve both their personal performance as well as their work/life balance.”
-Peter Gibbons, Senior Vice President, Global Manufacturing Operations, Starbucks Coffee Company
“Executive Stamina addresses issues of stress, health and career advancement in an extremely knowledgeable, holistic and compassionate way. It provides groundbreaking but straightforward tools to maintain your focus on your performance, your relationships and your well-being.”
Jovita Thomas-Williams,President, JTW Affiliates
“This book is the “holy grail’ for corporate success. Seldman is one of the few who understand how long the corporate race actually is and how absolutely crucial executive stamina is to WINNING it”.
- Michael Feiner, Professor and Sanford C. Bernstein Ethics Fellow at Columbia University Graduate School of Business
“You can’t read Executive Stamina without getting energized to make changes for a better “you.” Marty combines his extensive executive coaching expertise with the Joshua’s vital information on nutrition and fitness and makes it interesting and practical. Executive Stamina is a toolkit for work and life!
-Mary Eckenrod, Vice President, World Wide Talent and Organization Development, Lenovo