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Michael Seitchik

Michael Seitchik

Michael Seitchik is Director of Research and Assessment for Bates, where he helps senior executives succeed by providing valuable feedback and guidance on executive presence and influence. Michael is a certified Bates ExPI feedback provider, and contributes to the firm’s thought leadership and client experience innovations. For over 30 years, Michael has been helping successful senior executives through coaching and designing custom executive education workshops. Prior to joining Bates, Michael operated a successful firm specializing in executive education, coaching and team development, and was Managing Director of Executive Education Services at RHR International, where he developed a unique and powerful approach to executive development that combined workshops, coaching and action learning projects.

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Leading Innovative Teams: It’s Not What You Think

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