We are EXPERTS in HUMAN CAPITAL.

hu·man cap·i·tal

noun
the skills, knowledge, and experience possessed by an individual or population, viewed in terms of their value or cost to an organization or country.

WE BELIEVE...

We believe HUMAN CAPITAL MUST BE MEASURED.

Finally!  Hard data (analytics) on the soft side (humans) of your organization.

We believe in being ANTI-CONSULTANTS.

We want to teach you everything we know, so you can build real capability.

We believe KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER CREATES LASTING CAPABILITY.

We provide a common language and help you to make it stick.

We believe YOU CAN THWART DARK SUNDAYS.

Right People-Right Seats:  Better performance, better outcomes, happier humans.

In our 100+ combined years of experience we’ve been CEOs, COOs, CHROs, CLOs, CMOs, SVPs, Directors of Operations, Sales, Marketing, HR, Learning & Development, Business Development, Small Business Owners, and Entrepreneurs.

We’ve held real jobs, in real companies. We’ve led through good and bad times, had great successes and had to grind through difficult change. Most importantly, we’ve learned A LOT.

We share a passion and mission to HELP OUR CLIENTS GET MEASURABLY BETTER when it comes to those tricky, confounding, humans.

 AND WE REALLY LOVE TO DO SO.

COMPANIES FOR WHOM WE'VE WORKED

OUR TEAM HAS YOUR BACK

We have a servant’s heart and a competitor’s spirit and we’ll provide hopelessly passionate support and remarkable expertise every step of the way.

TOM RIGGS | CEO
C-Suite Leader Turned Workforce Analytics Nut

“I’ve got endless passion for helping leaders and organizations become the best version of themselves. It’s a privilege to do what we do.”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: COO, SVP Marketing, SVP HR, Entrepreneur • 20+ years of leading people and teams • PI Client: 8 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Husband, lucky father to three very spirited kids • Zealous Michigan State University fan/alum • Travel, food and music buff • Aspiring to waste time and money on boats


JERRY RUTTER | PRESIDENT
Sales+ Kaizen+ HR+ Entrepreneur= Weird.

“I get to wake up every morning and help people become better leaders and thwart workplace dread? Now that’s what I’m talking about.”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: VP Bus Dev, HR, Operations, Account Executive • Founder & Principal of own staffing firm • PI Client: 7 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Husband and father of two great kids • Hiker • Beer maker and rookie farmer


KATHERINE CLARK | VP+PARTNER
Genetics Researcher turned C-Suite Advisor Extraordinaire

“Everyone has a superpower. My superpower is to help you find yours. One moment while I get my cape on… now let’s get down to business!”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Director of Consulting, Research, OD, Entrepreneur • 25 years of leading people, coaching, advising • PI Client: 2 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Wife, mother of two amazing young people • Adventure nut • I love to learn and laugh • Will be a full- time ski bum someday…


ALICIA MANDEL | VP+PARTNER
Bold Learning/Leadership Exec Turned Fearless Entrepreneur

“People should be engaged and doing what they love most of the time. And they can be! And the outcomes are better when that happens. And…”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: CHRO, CLO, VP HR & OD • Principal of Medius Advisory Services, Gym Owner • PI Client: 2 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Wife, mother of teens, “doodles” and adopted mother to 26 year old double-amputee • Exercise nut: hate it while doing it, love it when done • Love to travel, eat, drink wine, practice yoga, watch my kids play sports • Love Breyers mint chocolate chip and sushi (not at the same time)


MARY MCGUINNESS | VP+PARTNER
Mathematician to Decorated Sales Leader to People+Data Expert

“I love introducing this incredible capability and that a-ha moment when clients realize the immense human and organizational impact of responsible workforce analytics.”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Sales Executive in Film & Media • Small Business Owner • Business Development and Insurance Industry Executive

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Blessed wife and mother of three • Faith, yoga, holistic wellness devotee. A great salad is hard to beat! • Former NCAA volleyball player • Quite competitive about ping-pong and cards • Engaged school board fund-raiser and annual Bocce Tournament Chair


GAIL PAUL | VP+PARTNER
Total Rewards Guru Who “Gets” Humans

“I want everyone to love what they do, and be their best self. These tools are the best I have ever used at assessing true scientific data about how we weird humans are wired to behave.”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: VP of Total Rewards, HR, Operations • Owner of StrategiComp Consulting • PI Client: 8 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Musician with regular gigs in two bands (BA in Music.) • Hiker, cook, avid gardener • Enjoys the serenity of nature in a hand-built Yurt


SCOTT WILLINGHAM | VP+PARTNER
Fiercely Competitive with A Servant Leader’s Heart

Every day I get to help people on the ride of their life. Right person…in the right seat…on the right bus.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Executive: B2B, Org Development, Training, Field Sales • Expert Coach, Counselor, Advisor, Athletes In Action leader • PI Client: 5 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Husband and proud father of two terrific kids • Devoted to Faith, Family, Friends. • Humbled but devoted Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers fan


DAVE O'BRIEN | VP+PARTNER
Coach, Leader, Entrepreneur, Student of Human Performance

“I am blessed to have spent the last 27 years helping people and companies reach their full potential—what an incredible way to spend your day!”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: VP of Sales, VP of Training, Founder, Crucible Results • Board Member, Partners In Action • PI Consultant to clients for 12 years, top PI Performer in North America three times • PI Client: 12 years

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Husband, father to three sons, and Papa to energetic grandson • Amateur BBQ smoker • Professional dog lover • OCD about reading • Faith-driven • Outdoor dinners with family and friends (perhaps with a spot of scotch) make my day!


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