Jacqueline Carter

Jacqueline is a Senior Partner and Director of North America at Potential Project.  She is a leadership development and corporate culture expert who helps global companies create a more human world of work.

Jacqueline is co-author of Compassionate Leadership: How to Do Hard Things in a Human Way (Harvard Business Review, 2022).  She also co-authored The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People, and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results (Harvard Business Review, 2018) and One Second Ahead: Enhance Your Performance at Work with Mindfulness (Palgrave Macmillian, 2015).  Jacqueline is known as an inspiring, dynamic and energizing speaker with a focus on highly engaging, creative, and impactful experiences. In addition, she writes for leading publications such as Harvard Business Review, Forbes, American Management Association, Leader to Leader, Fast Company, and Business Insider.  

With over 20 years of consulting and managing experience, Jacqueline is recognized for developing the innate potential of leaders to enhance performance, resilience, and creativity through better understanding and managing the mind.  She has worked across industries with top companies including Cisco, Disney, Accenture, Kimberly-Clark, IKEA, and Royal Bank of Canada to navigate the challenges of leadership and successfully implement complex changes for large organizations.  

Select Speaking Engagements

AMEDIRH HR International Congress

Three Mindsets for Leading in Turbulent Times

Sep 2021
ADT International Conference & Exposition

Overcoming Ego to Unleash Innovation

Aug 2021
Mobilize Women Summit

Compassionate Leadership

Jun 2021
Vanguard CRG Conference 2021

Mind of the Leader

May 2021
Intel Corporation

XLT Speaker Series on “Wise Compassion”

May 2021
The Walt Disney Company

Putting Your Oxygen Mask on First

May 2021

Developing Resilience: How to Manage and Respond to Change and Challenge

Apr 2021
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