About the Author
is president and CEO of FutureSense, Inc., an advisory firm focused on organization development, incentives and compensation, succession planning and communications. Before founding FutureSense, Jim served as partner in a Big Five firm, CEO of a professional services firm, and corporate executive for Fortune 500 companies. He has served on boards of start-ups, and for-profit and nonprofit companies. Through all of these views, he truly understands the convergence of environment, culture, development and rewards in order to improve business performance through people. Jim has an MBA from the Wharton School.
Mary Gavin is president of GavinMedia2.0, a firm specializing in communications that integrate the arts of strategy, content, and new media. Mary has designed and implemented successful communications strategies for Fortune 500, national nonprofit, and government organizations, and has edited or contributed to books on law, economics, mergers and acquisitions and public relations in addition to Fuse. Mary has a JD from the University of California.