School of Accountancy Conference 2014
Ron McMillan is a New York Times bestselling author, keynote speaker, and leading social scientist for organization change. For thirty years, Ron has delivered engaging keynotes at major conferences including the American Society of Training and Development and the Society for Human Resource. Ron’ work has been translated into 28 languages, is available in 36 countries, and has generated results for 300 of the Fortune 500. Ron is the coauthor of four immediate New York Times bestsellers with more than three million copies in print: Crucial Conversations, Influencer, Crucial Accountability, and Change Anything. Recognized as a subject-matter expert in influence, leadership, and workplace communication, Ron has been featured widely in the national media including on NPR, CNN International as well as in the New York Times, Inc. magazine, T&D Magazine, and the Chicago Tribune.
For the past thirty years, Ron has conducted social science research to help leaders and organizations achieve new levels of performance. Specifically, he has focused on human behavior—the underlying written and unwritten rules that shape what employees do every day. Ron’s internationally published research led to the development of his four books and award-winning training solutions of the same titles. These tools have helped more than one million people and 300 of the Fortune 500 companies change human behavior.