Steve King is the retired executive director for the Center for Professional and Executive Development at the University of Wisconsin’s School of Business and the president of SDK Group, which specializes in helping organizations find solutions for their business-related talent-management issues.
Steve teaches at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, Northwestern University, and Morehouse College in Atlanta.
Steve spent more than twenty-five years leading in corporate settings. He was the senior vice president of human resources for Hewitt Associates, a global HR consulting and outsourcing firm. He also served as the vice president of global talent management for Baxter Healthcare; faculty leader for the Bank of Montreal’s Institute for Learning in Toronto; and vice president of management and professional development for Harris Bank in Chicago.
Steve lives in Madison, Wisconsin, and is the author of four other books on management: Brag, Worry, Wonder, Bet; Six Conversations; Alignment, Process, Relationships; and Prevention and Contingencies.