Ian Ziskin, MILR, is president of EXec EXcel Group LLC, a human capital coaching and consulting firm he founded in 2010 following a 28-year career as a corporate business executive. His firm builds individual and organizational credibility through human capital strategy, leadership and talent development, and organizational transformation. He is an executive in residence at the USC Center for Effective Organizations, and serves as a board director or advisor for Axion Health, Humantelligence, RiseSmart, and the SHRM Foundation. He is an executive advisor to Allegis Partners and chair of its Advisory Group of senior HR executives. His global leadership experience includes serving as chief human resources officer and other senior leadership roles for three Fortune 100 corporations: Northrop Grumman, Qwest Communications and TRW. He has authored two books, including THREE: The Human Resources Emerging Executive. He is a fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources.