Rimi Chakraborty and Samantha Anderson, authors of Beyond Resilience to Rootsilience

Porter Square Books is delighted to welcome Rimi Chakraborty and Samantha Anderson for the release of Beyond Resilience to Rootsilience! This event will take place on Friday, March 8 at 7pm at Porter Square Books (25 White St. Cambridge, MA 02140).

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Ancient Wisdom for Modern Leadership

Beyond Resilience to Rootsilience empowers women leaders to reclaim balance and well-being by decoding the language of our body, behavior and mind. Our body shows us when we've been stretched beyond our limits and knocked out of balance. But what can we do about it and how can we recognize those first signs?

Beyond Resilience to Rootsilience shows us how. Rootsilience ("root - zeel - ience") is a new word and rhymes with resilience. We invented the word because to affect real, transformational change, we need to create new consciousness with new language.

Beyond Resilience to Rootsilience is inspired by ancient teachings and modern science and combines three key branches: conscious leadership, healing foods, and mind-body integration. This book highlights the honesty and vulnerability that Rimi and Samantha share from their life experiences highlighting key lessons for women leaders.

Resilience is not enough to deal with the stressors and challenges of the day. Our new word, Rootsilience, takes the notion of "resilience" a step deeper, and teaches us to be grounded, rooted and able to respond to stressors from a place of security rather than being stretched beyond our limits. We need to rise beyond resilience to Rootsilience.

This book offers you:

-A revolutionary Rootsilience Leadership Map to recognize the interconnectedness of your leadership behavior and your emotional, physical, and mental signs of ease and dis-ease.

-Practical leadership exercises, healing foods and recipes, and go-to practices for movement and meditation.

-Access to "Beyond the Book", an online platform for guided videos, resources and an online community sharing journeys to become a Rootsilient leader.

Rimi Chakraborty finds joy in guiding high performing individuals and companies to true health and real success, living in harmony with our planet, community and ourselves. Rimi is a keynote speaker, author, yoga teacher and leadership consulting coach dedicated to developing conscious leaders. She holds a B.S.E. from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from MIT Sloan School of Management as well as various certifications in yoga, meditation and energy healing. 

Samantha Anderson is passionate about inviting individuals to discover their path and purpose, igniting their healing potential and transforming the way we incorporate mind, body, and spirit in our daily lives. Samantha is a National Board Certified Health and Wellness coach with decades of experience as a nonprofit and philanthropy consultant. She holds a B.A. from Tufts University and an M.A. in U.S. Women’s History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a Qoya Inspired Movement teacher, Usui Ryoho Reiki Master, and a SHE RECOVERS coach working with women on all forms of addiction.

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Friday, March 8, 2024 - 7:00pm

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Porter Square Books
25 White St.
Cambridge, MA 02140

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