Chuck Wolfe received his education from Northeastern and Harvard University. He has worked for Harvard Business School, Exxon Mobil, and 10 years as Director of Leadership Development for The Hartford. In 1994 he started Charles J. Wolfe Associates, LLC, a consulting practice specializing in leadership, change, culture, teams and performance. As an executive coach, keynote speaker, consultant and trainer he has worked for such clients as Aetna, AIG, Allianz, Kaiser Permanente, Yale New Haven Hospital, Fidelity, Bank of America, GE, UTC, Coca Cola, Sheraton, Marriott, Foxwoods, US Coast Guard, US Army, MIT Sloan School, and Wharton Leadership Development Center. In 1999 he formed an alliance with the pioneers in emotional intelligence including Peter Salovey, President of Yale. Chuck has an international reputation as a leading expert in the field. In the past Chuck worked as a school counselor, adjunct faculty member, family therapist, and rehab counselor.
On WPKN he hosts his radio talk show, The Emotion Roadmap: Take the Wheel and Control How You Feel, 12-1 PM ET, the 1st, 2nd, & 4th Wednesdays of every month. Chuck’s approach to emotional intelligence is unique and practical. The show involves listeners from the community calling in and asking for Chuck’s help with emotionally challenging situations. Chuck describes his style as somewhere between two renowned radio talk show therapists, i.e., Frazier and Dr. Laura.
In some shows Chuck interviews people from all over the world who have something important to say and share that relates to our understanding of emotional intelligence. Examples include the Ambassador from Chile after the famous rescue of the trapped miners, a CEO from a company in India that has won awards for its treatment of employees, a career specialist from Harvard who volunteers time to help homeless veterans find jobs, the play by play announcer for the Boston Red Sox talking about the baseball season that ended with Terry Francona being fired, a Harvard Business School Professor who specializes in leadership transitions, a winning coach of a Division 1 men’s basketball team, an investment specialist who talks about zero emotional volatility in investing, and an award winning inspirational leader from the hospitality industry.
On a personal note, Chuck is married, has three daughters, sons-in-law, and one very special grandson. He has his own horse, loves riding bareback and going on trail rides. He enjoys playing racquetball, swimming in the ocean, and being with his family. If you want to be connected with him you can invite him to join your network on LinkedIn. You will find him listed as Charles J. Wolfe, CEO of Charles J. Wolfe Associates, LLC.
Chuck’s vision is to make a meaningful, positive difference in the lives of others. For additional information about Chuck, his company and about emotional intelligence please visit his website at www.cjwolfe.com.
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12-03-2014 AT 12:00 pmThe Emotion Roadmap
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