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Author Kathy shalhoub (Kat shalhoub)


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Katagyna Shalhoub PhD is a personal development coach, an award-winning author and an artist. She is certified by the International Coach Federation and was nominated as one of 100 Best Global Coach Leaders in 2017. She is the author of Futureproof!: 13 Things Your Parents Can't Tell You About Tomorrow.

She has always been curious about people and creativity. She turned an Engineering Master’s degree at MIT into a research dissertation on how humans learn and while she worked on her Environmental Science PhD she wrote her first book, Life as a Leb-neh Lover, a finalist in the International Book Awards and the USA Best Book Awards. When she realized that her education didn’t fit with her values, she made the leap from working with underwater robots and writing software to working with people and writing creatively. Watch her TEDx talk on The Power of Distraction to find out how.

As a coach, Kat helps people redesign their lives, unlock their creativity and become the heroes of their own story. She is a mother of three and believes that success in life is having the freedom to choose your path, the courage to live authentically and the resources to play creatively. 

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FutureProof!: 13 Things Your Parents Can't Tell You About Tomorrow 

The world has changed, and if you’re young, the lessons and rules your parents followed to build their lives and careers don’t apply to you. So what do you need to know to design a productive and fulfilling life in today’s hyper-paced digital age?  

In FutureProof: 13 Things Your Parents Can’t Teach You About Tomorrow, Katagyna Shalhoub reveals 13 steps that show you how to gain the 21st-century skills and knowledge you absolutely NEED to thrive in today’s ultra-competitive world.  

Through practical insights, questions, wisdom, and strategies, FutureProof! shows you how to master the nuts and bolts of being relevant in a globally-connected, automated world while building a meaningful life and a secure future

Futureproof book cover by Kat Shalhoub