Phil Harkins is CEO of Linkage, a leadership development company that has worked with hundreds of organizations worldwide. In his own consulting and executive coaching work, Phil focuses on senior leaders and leadership teams at the top. His clients include many Fortune 1000 companies, as well as government agencies and health care organizations. He has written several books, including Powerful Conversations: How High Impact Leaders Communicate, Click!, and The Art and Practice of Leadership Coaching. He has also authored articles for journals and magazines. Mr. Harkins is a frequent speaker on important leadership topics at conferences, seminars, and programs around the globe.