Authors

Ken Keis, Ph.D. is considered a foremost global authority on the way assessment strategies and processes increase and multiply your success rate. He co-created CRG’s proprietary development models and has written over 3 million words of content for 40 business training programs and 400+ articles. Ken is an expert on assisting individuals, families, teams, and organizations to realize their full potential and to live On Purpose!  An internationally known author, speaker, and consultant─ in the past 24 years, Ken has conducted more than 2500 presentations and 10,000 hours of consulting and coaching. His first book My Source EXPERIENCE Journal – A Personal Discovery Process for Those Who Want to Lead a Passionate and Fulfilling Life assists others to discover their purpose. His second book, “Why Aren’t You More Like Me?” has been endorsed by both Kenneth Blanchard and Jim Kouzes.  His experience covers all areas of development—career, business, sales, personal, professional, purpose, wellness, leadership, communications, team-building, HR, and organizational. He has served clients from Cape Town, London, Tokyo, Sydney, Vienna, and Brussels, to LA, Miami, Vancouver, Toronto, and Mexico City.  Ken is President and CEO of CRG Consulting Resource Group International, Inc., founded in 1979. Many professionals herald CRG as the Number One global resource center for personal and professional development. Over 1 million people in 30 countries and 11 languages have engaged CRG processes to Enrich Their Lives. In fact, professionals are so impressed with CRG processes, that 80% switch to CRG resources—no matter what they have been using or how long they have been using them. In this industry, that is unparalleled success.

Mitch-Javidi-214x300Dr. Mitch Javidi holds a Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma and is the co-founder of the International Academy of Public Safety (IAPS), the Readiness Network Inc., the Criminal Justice Commission on Credible Leadership Development (CJC-CLD), and Beroe, Inc.  Mitch is a visionary, with over 30 years of practical and hands-on business experience in diverse industries such as academia, automotive, banking, insurance, government, military, law enforcement, retail, logistics, oil & chemical, pharma, procurement, supply chain, and technology. Dr. Javidi has served numerous Fortune 500 clients such as AT&T, Aventis, American Systems Hospitals Pharmacists, American Accreditation HealthCare Commission, Ford Motor Company, GlaxoSmithKline, Independent Electrical Contracts, John Deere, Micell Technologies, Nortel Networks, Parata Technologies, Pfizer, Plasma Energy, TEAMM Pharmaceuticals, Union Carbide, Valeant, and Wal-Mart, to name just a few.  As a globally-recognized expert on leadership development, Mitch has trained leaders at the Joint Special Operations Command, and the US Army Special Operations Command, and has been awarded the honorary member of the United States Army Special Operations Command.  A past tenured Associate Professor at NC State University, he continues to serve as an Adjunct Professor at NC State and Illinois State Universities. He is a member of the “Academy of Outstanding Teachers and Scholars” and the Distinguished 2004 Alumni of the University of Oklahoma.  Mitch has published over 100 articles and has made over 1900 presentations worldwide. Mitch was the recipient of the prestigious “Person of the Year” award by the National Society of Accountants.  His passion is to develop leaders who can develop leaders.  His  co-authored book “Moral Compass for Law Enforcement Professionals” was published earlier this year.