Carley’s new book


Ignite your inner game to lead consciously at work and in the world

Shine will debut February 2021!


Clif Bar

What makes a conscious leader and business?

This new book by leadership and culture expert Carley Hauck gives you and your organization a pathway for how to increase your skills to be the kind of leader our world needs now.

Carley draws on over 15 years of research and experience working with over hundreds of leaders and managers from companies like LinkedIn, Intel, Intuit, Pixar, Clif Bar, Bank of the West, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, Stanford University, high growth start ups, and many more.

Every leader is unique in their skills, strengths, and weaknesses, but this book will illuminate the inner game skills that every person can cultivate and deepen to lead themselves and their teams with more presence, emotional intelligence, empathy, confidence, resilience, and thus remeasure success to prioritize people and planet and inspire each business to be a force for good in the world.

Shine is the book for you if you want to awaken the next level of leadership and business in yourself, at work, and be a force for good in the world. Carley Hauck illuminates a pathway for anyone with the call to lead with research, tools, practices, and compelling stories that will truly inspire you. You will never see leadership the same way.

Sheryl O’Loughlin

CEO REBBL, Co-Founder Plum, Inc. and former CEO Clif Bar and Company

What you will gain by reading this book

Increase Your
Self Awareness

More Empathy

Increase Your Confidence to
Engage in Healthy Conflict and Resolution

More Authenticity,
Trust, & Collaboration

Create a Culture of
Inclusion & Belonging

Triple the Bottom Line by
Prioritizing People and Planet

An important book for the complex and transformative times we are living and leading in. Carley Hauck charts a pathway forward of the essential game changing inner skills leaders and employees need to create a workplace and world that serves everyone. By embracing all parts of ourselves–the dark and the light–and leaning into learning new skills, Shine teaches that we can bring our best and whole self to work and our changing world.

Chip Conley

American hotelier, hospitality entrepreneur, speaker, and author of Wisdom at Work

Order the Book and Receive these 2 Bonuses

Workshop with Carley

Discover 6 powerful ways to increase your self awareness, emotional intelligence, empathy, and resilience to lead consciously at work and in the world.

This 2 hour workshop is valued at $297, but it’s FREE when you pre-order Shine: Ignite your inner game to lead consciously at work and in the world.


  • Learn the 6 inner game leadership skills today to create more connection, influence, and resilience in your teams and organization.
  • Learn how to increase your inner capacity to lead with confidence even amidst, volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity.
  • Cultivate more safety, trust, and inclusion in your teams by how you show up.
  • Leave with practices you can start using right away!

Video series with Carley (Coming Soon!)

This 6-part video series dives deep into 6 pillars of Shine: Ignite your inner game to lead consciously at work and in the world. You’ll learn specific ways to integrate the core ideas from the book for yourself, your team, and your company.

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Shine was written specifically for entire teams to read together. The book is filled with actions, ideas and practices that any group can use to enhance their culture, connection and performance. If you’re interested in ordering copies for your whole organization, feel free to contact us to discuss special discounts and additional offers for bulk orders.

Praise for Shine:
Ignite your inner game to lead consciously
at work and in the world

More than an insightful toolkit for anyone looking to thrive in pressurized corporate environments, Shine is an emotional detox for the soul.

Jennifer Brown

Diversity and inclusion consultant and author of How To Be An Inclusive Leader

The practices, research, and authentic stories in Shine will inspire you to create a new kind of workplace and world that prioritizes people and the environment.

Mike Robbins

Author of We’re All in This Together

In this illuminating and kind book, Carley Hauck provides a field guide, brimming with wisdom and practice, to 21st century leadership. Shine is such a timely and deeply needed book, one urgently requiring attention during our complex times. This wonderful book will give you hope, courage, and a sense of wonder at what we might become.

Dacher Keltner, Ph.D

Director of the Greater Good Science Center, Author of The Power Paradox

Carley Hauck gives us a playbook to build our self-awareness, strengthen our resilience, and live and lead with our lights on. The world needs all of us to Shine a little brighter right now.

Scott Shute

Head of Mindfulness and Compassion programs, LinkedIn

An important contribution by Carley Hauck to help business and individuals live in authenticity and wholeness. Shine exudes an honest and earnest care, and blends science, personal story, interviews, and optimism in a mix that will help any who cross its path.

Fred Luskin, Ph.D

Director of the Stanford University Forgiveness Projects and Author of Forgive for Good

Carley Hauck offers us a valuable platform from which to both know one’s own self better, and then to bring that more aware self to the role of leadership by tuning into what matters most. Shine will help us all to realize exactly what we need to do first, next, and always to create a better workplace and world.

Scott Krienes

Co-Founder 1440 Multiversity, Past CEO Juniper Networks

Carley Hauck has been teaching others how to use their gifts to make this a better world for a long time now. In Shine, she’s finally put her experience into a wonderful, engaging book that can show us how to bring out the best in ourselves to support the flourishing of our workplaces and planet.

James Baraz

Author of Awakening Joy and Awakening Joy for Kids. Co-Founder of Spirit Rock Meditation Center

Jeff Brown-350

Carley Hauck has done the unimaginable. She has woven the practical and the spiritual, the mindful and the heartfelt, the individualistic and the relational, in the perfect sacred balance. With her tools and insights, we are finally ready to co-create the kind of conscious capitalism that is utterly essential for humanity going forward. Without this, we are lost. Shine lights the way home.

Jeff Brown

Author of Grounded Spirituality and An Uncommon Bond