-- Robert C. Garrett, Co-CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health
"Steve Adubato has been our communication and media coach at Hackensack University Medical Center for several years. He is such a professional. As President and CEO, it’s important that the public really understands the message coming from a major hospital like HUMC, and Steve really helps us with that message. Simply put, Steve is the best."
Just as iron needs to be heated up and hammered into shape, great leaders are formed by real-life challenges that test their mettle. To be tough enough to lead means you must be willing to learn from both your mentors and your mistakes. These are two key takeaways from Lessons in Leadership (Rutgers University Press), a new book by Steve Adubato, Ph.D...
Steve Adubato, PhD
Leadership is about a lot of things. Things that you have to be good at, and in some cases, excellent. Leadership is about being strategic, making tough decisions, motivating your people and challenging them, often with hard to hear, but important, feedback. It is about running engaging and effective meetings and delivering presentations with impact that get people to buy in to change when their instinct is to be resistant.