Award-winning Wall Street expert and author of Small Move, Big Change
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About Caroline Arnold
Caroline Arnold has been a technology leader on Wall Street for more than a decade, managing some of the financial world’s largest software development teams and leading some of the industry’s most visible and complex initiatives. She is the author of Small Move, Big Change (Viking/Penguin), a guide to turning broad goals into targeted behavioral changes that lead to permanent improvement in personal and professional life. A dynamic and engaging speaker, Caroline talks to audiences across the country on how organizations and individuals can harness the dynamics change and become consistently successful in goal attainment.
In Small Move, Big Change, Caroline provides a complete set of rules, models, and case studies to help readers master the art of instant and sustainable self-improvement through “microresolutions.” Whether the goal is to lose weight, become more productive, save money, or improve a personal or professional relationship, Caroline teaches audiences how to break the demoralizing cycle of failed resolutions and instead to make resolutions that succeed every time. Drawing from her own experiences as a wife, mother, and innovator, Caroline recounts how she analyzed her own behavior and began to reengineer her resolutions so that they were guaranteed to succeed every time.
Caroline graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in English literature. She is a recipient of the Wall Street & Technology Award for Innovation for building the auction system for the Google IPO. Caroline serves as a Managing Director at the investment bank Goldman Sachs and lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.
Praise for Caroline Arnold
Praise for Small Move, Big Change
Rich…Wisdom from time immemorial—take it a day at a time and moderation in all things—reworked by Arnold to morph broad goals into manageable, measurable microresolutions.— Kirkus
The only thing this book did for me was to get me to floss regularly, which led to less red wine, which led to snapping at my kids less, which led to them doing the dishes more. Who knew that flossing could change your life?— Dr. Wendy Walsh, CNN’s Human Behavior Expert
From page one, Small Move, Big Change is filled with wisdom, insight, and whip-smart “micro” suggestions you can actually implement to change your life. Caroline Arnold manages to be funny, down to earth, and hard-hitting all at the same time. This is a must-read.— Amy Chua, Yale Law professor and author of Battle of the Tiger Mother and The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups
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Small Move, Big Change
"Small Move, Big Change is a rare self-improvement book that actually works. With the right mix of science and practical examples, Caroline Arnold offers powerful advice for motivating ourselves to save more, eat less, get organized, boost our willpower, and even keep our New Year’s resolutions. It’s the most useful guide to getting things done since Getting Things Done."—Adam Grant, Wharton professor and bestselling author of Give and Take