-- PATRICK DUNICAN, JR., CHAIRMAN & MANAGING DIRECTOR, GIBBONS P.C.
“As Steve Adubato demonstrates in his teachings and his book, You Are the Brand, branding is one of the most important marketing tools for corporations and individuals…Steve's insight from years of experience in this arena provides organizations with the tools necessary to successfully define and further develop their brands.”
We are coming up on the once unfathomable two-year anniversary of living through and surviving a global pandemic. I believe it is a good time to look back on the pandemic as we hit reset and move forward, perhaps wiser, and certainly more appreciative.
With nearly 500 million infected world-wide and nearly 6 million dead, this pandemic made its deep and permanent impression upon all in the human race. In the US, we experienced 80 million cases with over 950 thousand deaths, and those numbers continue to grow. We all know individuals who have suffered and many of us know loved ones who passed away because of this insidious virus.
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"When it comes to discussing substantive public policy issues, there’s nobody in the New Jersey media who offers a more careful, thorough and unbiased view." - NJ Globe
“The host of State of Affairs on NJTV remains one of the most keyed-in policy minds in the state. A former member of the General Assembly, Adubato usually has more policy footing than his routinely well-prepared guests. The semi-retirement of veteran Michael Aron puts Adubato even more in-demand as a veteran television journalist of real substance.” - Insider NJ
"This semester we gave a hand-picked group of students in the Buccino Leadership Institute a special opportunity to take a Master Class with Steve Adubato on Crisis Leadership and Communication. During my time in the military, I was fortunate enough to go through the same media training that was given to General officers - training that’s designed to prepare senior leaders to strategically communicate in crisis moments. Steve’s Master Class for our students blew that training out of the water. His ability to combine tried-and-true leadership practices with effective communication skills was impressive. This Master Class was a game-changer for me and our students."
—Bryan Price, PhD, Executive Director of the Buccino Leadership Institute, Seton Hall University
“Steve is not only well read and studied in Leadership, he possesses an uncanny knack for connecting leadership and history to our current time and place - an invaluable skill and trait in bringing leadership to life. It’s only one of the reasons we hired him to teach at Caldwell University...he has an innate ability to make connections to both history and to the students he is teaching and does so in an engaging and interesting manner. It's why our students love him! Job well done!”
-Matthew Whelan, EdD, President, Caldwell University
By Steve Adubato, PhD
There is much discussion and debate about how much a leader (whether a CEO or not) needs to be involved in the day to day operations of his or her organization. Being an engaged leader is essential, but that is not the same as being involved in virtually every minute detail of organizational life to the extent where the leader is driving, pushing or directing so much of what is going on that members of the team simply wait to be told what to do.