Bio: Tom Dardick is the Principal for Dardick Inter-personal Communications, LLC. He serves as a consultant for teams and individuals to help them with many of the action steps identified above. Prior to establishing his own consulting firm in January 2011, he was a Founder and Managing Member of the Communication Gym®, a firm that, since 2004, provides a forum for practicing fundamental communication skills. Tom is also President and Senior Partner of Open Chamber Systems, LLC, a Research & Development firm that is currently developing a novel less-than-lethal weapon platform. He has extensive entrepreneurial and management experience, including serving as COO for a firm that manufactured low-power RF communications systems for use by nursing teams in hospitals. For over 30 years, Tom has been a student of the human condition. He is certified by TTI Success Insights in their complete array of psychometric technologies. He has served in many leadership roles in both corporate and not-for-profit organizations, some of which include the American Society for Training and Development and the Society for Human Resource Managers. His B.A. degree in Economics is from Tufts University. In addition to the above professional pursuits, Tom is co-authoring a novel with his youngest brother Dr. Chris Dardick, is the drummer and vocalist in the classic rock band Second Time Thru, serves as an Elder in his church, and is a devoted husband to his wife Kathleen Vickroy and father to his teenage son Collyn and daughter Geneva.