Jim Kouzes is the coauthor with Barry Posner of the award-winning and best-selling book, The Leadership Challenge. He's also the Dean’s Executive Professor of Leadership at the Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University. Jim is the 2010 recipient of the Thought Leadership Award from the Instructional Systems Association, and for four years in a row he was named to HR Magazine’s Most Influential International Thinkers. The Wall Street Journal cited Jim as one of the twelve best executive educators in the US. A popular speaker and seminar leader, Jim’s clients have included: Accenture, AT&T, Charles Schwab, Cisco Systems, HSBC, Johnson & Johnson, 3M, Microsoft, Toyota, and Wells Fargo.