About the Author
BETH MICHAELS has collaborated with senior executives and senior management teams throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. During her fifteen-year career she has worked with many organizations, including Chevrolet Motors, Accenture, the Peace Corps, Harris Bank, Pfizer, the McDonald’s Corporation, and Johnson & Johnson. Michaels received her master ’s degree from the University of Illinois.
DALE PRIMER has worked with business executives from more than 700 individual businesses in over eighty-five separate industries. He has advised companies such as AT&T, Waste Management, Kraft General Foods, Harris Bank, University of Illinois, Abbott Labs, Bank One, and the McDonald’s Corporation. Primer’s investment experience includes three years of trading on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.