About the Authors
Roger Pearman is an award-winning expert on personality, leadership, and performance effectiveness. He has served as a senior adjunct faculty and coach for the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), a highly respected global provider of executive education. His collaborative relationship with the CCL enabled him to use their extensive database to aid his research and author several well-known books, including Hardwired Leadership, I’m Not Crazy, I'm Just Not You, and Leadership Advantage. The founder of Leadership Performance Systems, Inc. and Qualifying.org, Inc., Mr. Pearman's clients include the United Nations, Merck, Citigroup, SAP, and the Marriott Corporation.
R. Daniel Parks is a strategy and leadership development consultant with more than 25 years of experience. Along with his partners at Archetype Learning International, LLC, he incorporated innovation, entrepreneurship, strategic thinking, and competitive-edge competencies into the design of numerous products, including the Strategic Agility Accelerator, Innovative Leader Profile, Ethics Decision Strategies Inventory, and the Entrepreneur Readiness Profile.
Barry Philips is a co-owner of Archetype Learning LLC and a sought-after advisor who helps organizations with global thinking and implementation. He is an experienced banker and an associate of the Institute of Bankers in the United Kingdom who established branch offices and coordinating multi-million dollar credit facilities for multi-national organizations. Mr. Philips is also the co-author and developer of several business simulations and a series of assessments.
Marcus King has more than 30 years of experience as organizational development, strategy, and leadership consultant. An award-winning leader, he helped to rewrite the Baldrige-Based Section Title accreditation standards and self-study documents utilized by the ASBDC and currently serves as vice-chair of their board. He previously contributed to the development of new performance-based products, which include several assessments and business simulations.