Acclaimed author, motivational speaker, and founder of The Choices Company, Lori Gentles, is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of her highly anticipated book, “Dear Jane, It’s Not Me… Saying Goodbye to Self-Criticism and Hello to Self-Love, Courage, and Confidence,” releasing in August 2023.

With her dynamic personality and unwavering commitment to personal growth, Lori Gentles has emerged as a prominent figure in the leadership and personal development genre.

She is a high-energy self-starter on a mission to help great people become greater. Leveraging her extensive experience as a human resources leader, she founded The Choices Company, an empowering platform designed to guide individuals towards making intelligent, intentional, and inspired choices (#iChoice).

Her flagship program, “Employeeship, The Path to Leadership,” challenges conventional methods and encourages personal responsibility over entitlement.

In addition to her accomplishments as an author, Lori Gentles is also the co-founder of The Positive Platform (TPP) alongside Lisa M. Sánchez.

Leveraging their combined 58+ years of experience as life/career coaches, Human Resources (HR) executives, and authors, TPP offers education and leadership development programs tailored for HR professionals and organizational leaders at every level, from the frontline to the C-suite. The programs and consultancy provided by TPP focus on strengthening organizational culture through ABIDE (access, belonging, inclusion, diversity, and equity) principles.

With her upcoming book, “Dear Jane,” Lori Gentles, set to release in August, she takes readers on a transformative journey to overcome self-criticism, embrace self-love, and cultivate the courage and confidence necessary to achieve their dreams. Building on the success of her previous book, “Oh SLAP! My Choices Determine My Destiny – The #1 Guide to Making Better Decisions and Living a Self-Empowered Life,” Lori solidifies her position as a thought leader in the field of personal development.

Lori Gentles’ commitment to empowering individuals have earned her praise from peers and business leaders alike. Her motto, “What you own, you can change,” encapsulates her belief in the transformative power of personal choice to shape one’s own destiny.

Stay connected with Lori and her tribe of like-minded, self-motivated achievers by following them on Instagram @weareichoice.

To invite Lori Gentles to speak at your organization and gain valuable insights into the principles outlined in “Dear Jane” or “Oh SLAP!,” or to explore self-leadership further, please visit

About Lori Gentles:

Lori Gentles is an esteemed author, motivational speaker, and the founder of The Choices Company. Through her passionate approach to personal development and emphasis on individual choice, Lori has inspired countless individuals to reach their full potential. Her books, including “Oh SLAP!” and the upcoming release “Dear Jane,” serve as powerful resources for those seeking to transform their lives through self-love, courage, and confidence.

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