Global Leader & Adviser | Author & Keynote Speaker | Retired Army Ranger
LTC (Ret) JC Glick is a leadership consultant who advises at the strategic, operational, team and individual levels. He has a strong background in leadership development, crisis action planning, leadership in high-stress environments, moral and ethical decision making, executive personnel assessment and selection, strategy, coaching, counseling and developing innovative solutions to complex problems.
JC served in the U.S. Army as an infantry officer for 20 years, primarily in special operations and special missions units with more than 11 combat tours. Since retiring from the military, JC has brought his innovative and unconventional thoughts on education, leadership and resiliency into the private sector, consulting with Fortune 500 companies, the NFL and professional sports teams including the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers.
JC recently wrote and published the thought-provoking, groundbreaking book titled "A Light in the Darkness: Leadership Development for the Unknown", which has been implemented by major corporations including the NFL and Microsoft and endorsed by leaders in the field of education, business and the military.
JC is considered a thought leader in adaptive and proactive programs of instruction centered on the development of leadership behaviors and values suited to dynamic environments and situations of ambiguity and adversity. JC recently developed the "Prodromos Developmental Model", a capacity-building system designed to develop people and leaders for the future, which is outlined in his book. His methods have been featured in Forbes Magazine and the Huffington Post and his work has been referenced in Forbes, Inc. and Entrepreneur.
JC speaks on many topics, including, but not limited to: Inspirational Leadership, Building Elite Teams, Leading Millennial's, Creating Culture, Promoting Innovation, Establishing Trust, Developing Resiliency, How to Create Accountability, The Difference between Discipline and Obedience/Compliance, The Fallacy of Standards, Building Capacity in People, Leading and Understanding Diversity, Hiring for Capacity, Leadership Challenges for Women, Overcoming Fear, Adapting to Change.
20 years Infantry Officer serving in Special Operations/Mission Units with 11 Combat Tours, and over seven years of Command Time. Awarded three Bronze Stars, three Meritorious Service Medals, a Joint Commendation Medal and the Order of Saint Maurice.
Selected to direct the Army’s schools on Leadership Development, Resiliency and Fitness
Has led large organizations in complex environments; advises Fortune 500 Companies, School Administrators and Educators, Lawyers and Law Firms, Law Enforcement Organizations, Military Leaders, as well as, professional and collegiate sports teams.
Author of the critically acclaimed book, A Light In The Darkness: Leadership for the Unknown
Ep. 65 - JC Glick (Ranger, Leadership Consultant, Author)
Apr 24, 2018
This episode with JC Glick could have gone on for hours...That's how good conversations with JC, especially those about leadership, can be. JC went from battle tested Army Ranger, serving over 11 combat tours between Iraq & Afghanistan, to leadership consultant, couch & author. He's been tested in just about every way imaginable, from making it through a difficult childhood to leading special operations soldiers at some of the highest levels in the US military in combat. And what came out of that cauldron is one of the finest leaders you'll ever meet. JC Glick now works as a leadership consultant who advises at the strategic, operational, team, and individual levels, including at Fortune 500 companies & for the Denver Broncos & Carolina Panthers of the NFL. Hear how he went from combat Ranger, to struggling with PTSD and suicide, to arguably one of the greatest modern day thought leaders on education, development & resilience on this cerebral & very inspirational episode of HAZARD GROUND!