Rob Simons

Rob Simons is a certified Gazelles International Four Decisions™ coach for Petra Coach, a Nashville-based company that companies hire to help build cultures of purpose, alignment, and accountability by implementing the Rockefeller Habits. Rob can be reached at [email protected] or 210-845-2782.

Inside Recruiting December 30, 2016
A Recruiter's Approach to Finding Great Team Players

Finding and hiring great team players is a challenge for most organizations. One of the obvious solutions is to hire an outside recruiting firm to help you – but what if you are that recruiting firm? That was the case with my client J2T Recruiting Consultants, a successful boutique accounting and finance recruiting firm in Denver. Owner Julie Scates and her team took a unique approach...

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The Innovators August 25, 2016
How to Avoid the Pain Associated With Firing An Employee

Think back to the last time you fired an employee. How did it make you feel? How did it make the employee feel? If it was a painful experience for you and/or the employee, you may need to address some foundational issues with your organization's processes related to hiring, managing, and firing employees. With the right processes in place, firing employees can be an infrequent event, and...

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The Innovators June 15, 2016
Avoiding Disruption: What Do You Know for Sure That Just Ain't So?

Mark Twain wrote, "It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so." This witty quote can serve as an excellent reminder for your executive leadership team when building or refining your organization's strategy. They're the ones who are charged with the direction of your company, and if they don't know what they're doing, you risk the...

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