Dusty has been a pioneer in developing a holistic, wholehearted approach and methodology to leadership development. One of the critical dimensions of effectiveness in his framework has been a clear focus on the necessity of developing courage in order to be effective both personally as well as professionally. His 2nd book, “The 7 Acts of Courage: Bold Leadership for a Wholehearted Life” outline critical “acts” of courage required to live fully and powerfully. He wrote about the vital importance of the “courage to be vulnerable” more than 15 years ago. He has been helping to develop more wholehearted, courageous leaders, teams and organizations for more than three decades. Dusty is also the Certifying Authority in the United States for Sociomapping. Dusty is also the Certifying Authority in the United States for Sociomapping.