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Improv Humor Meets Business Leadership to Teach Radical Empathy Debut book business improv edutainer, failfluencer, and keynote speaker

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facebook icon linkedin icon twitter icon pinterest icon email icon AUSTIN, Texas | February 21, 2024 02:49 PM Eastern Standard Time

You did it. You’re finally a leader in your field and you’re ready to make some serious change. Or at least you want to, but you’re unsure where to start and how to do it with radical empathy. In I See You!: A Leader’s Guide to Energizing Your Team Through Radical Empathy (Greenleaf Book Group Press, Feb. 20, 2024), Erin "Big" Diehl is thrilled to combine her eighteen years of leadership experience with her improvisational comedy expertise to take readers on a journey of self-exploration. Throughout this journey, readers will discover a newfound sense of self-love that translates into selfless leadership and magnetic culture.


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I See You! is available everywhere books are sold

You’ll work and giggle your way through the curriculum of Energy U—a comprehensive coursework that teaches you how to invest in yourself first so you can emit your positive energy to those around you. You will learn how to master leadership-optimizing skills including the following:

  • Transitioning from burnout to consistent, sustainable energy
  • Fostering a magnetic company culture that attracts and retains the best employees
  • Creating a long-lasting impact on the people you lead


“If you could build a person using contagious energy, radical empathy, ready humor, and business savvy, you would get a replica of Erin Diehl, and somehow, she’s managed to capture that within the pages of this book. In I See You! Erin provides you with her time-tested methods for maximizing your energy so you can maximize the good you create for your team, your family, and, most importantly, yourself.”

—Cy Wakeman, New York Times best-selling author, keynote speaker, and drama researcher


I See You! by Erin Diehl is a revelation for leaders in a world hungry for authenticity and genuine connection. Her insights resonate deeply, offering a blueprint to create passion-struck cultures where individuals flourish. A groundbreaking read that challenges traditional leadership norms and introduces a new era of purpose-driven, empathetic leadership.”

—John Miles, author of Passion Struck and host of the Passion Struck podcast


“If you are a leader experiencing burnout and need a pick me up, grab this book now. I See You! is bursting with laughter, empathy, and great storytelling that will give you the power to change your habits and the way you see the world.”

—Claude Silver, chief heart officer, VaynerX


“This book is such a puntastic delight! Informed by her self-declared doctorate in fun, Erin Diehl’s positivity and humor is exactly what you need in your life and in your organization. Humor is the best medicine! This is the most fun you will ever have reading a leadership book.”

—Chris Do, founder & host of the top 20 marketing podcast The Futur with Chris Do


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