How to Use Adversity to Lead More Authentically – in Just 7 Minutes with James Kelley

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  • Lessons on compassion, integrity, relating with others, and the power of compassion.
  • Importance of showing your authentic self as leader and businessowner
  • Why diversity is so important in our lives


Dr. James Kelley’s path is still being built brick by brick and the current brick is a book: The Crucibles Gift: 5 Lessons from Authentic Leaders Who Thrive in Adversity. The book unpacks the journey a leader takes to become more authentic, starting with their crucible. Against the laws of nature and human belief, in 2010, Dr. Kelley completed his Ph.D. in International Marketing at the University of Western Australia in Perth, Australia and ascended to higher education.

In this episode of Marketing the Invisible, Dr. James shares how to use adversity to lead more authentically and create an authentic work culture that begins with embracing the best in what is perceived to be the worst.

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