Connie Wedel is a US-based global HR executive, leadership coach, equal rights advocate, cultural intelligence expert, writer, speaker, and mom. Her background includes working with businesses, leadership and employees over 6 continents across various industries. Connie holds an Executive Master's degree in Human Resources Management from the ILR school at Cornell University. She holds professional certifications such as SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP, Cultural Intelligence (CQ) facilitator, and Coaching-Centered Enterprise (CCE). Her advice has been found on Business Insider, Huffington Post, Chicago Tribune, and Ellevate Network.