Kathi Elster is the co-author of Mean Girls at Work – How to Stay Professional When Tings Get Personal published 2012, Working for You Isn’t Working for Me – The Ultimate Guide To Managing Your Boss published September 2009 as well as the best selling business book Working With You is Killing Me – Freeing Yourself From Emotional Traps At Work. Out since March 2006, Working With You Is Killing Me has hit the New York Times Business Books Bestsellers List as well as Business Weeks and The Wall Street Journal’s bestsellers lists. Kathi is also the President of K Squared Enterprises, a Management Consulting firm located on NYC.
As a management consultant and executive coach, Kathi specializes in staff training and development. She has helped retool hundreds of companies by training thousands of individuals in the art of achieving business goals while managing difficult personalities and emotionally charged situations.
Published author, college educator, public speaker and veteran consultant, Kathi Elster and her co-author Katherine Crowley have created a process that allows employees at all levels to achieve their business goals while managing difficult personalities and emotionally charged situations.
Kathi has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN and numerous nationally syndicated radio shows to talk about managing difficult workplace relationship. Kathi has charmed audiences and led workshops at Microsoft, Starbucks, Time Life, Martha Stewart Omni Media, and America Express.