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Norm Smallwood is co-founder of RBL, Inc. which is a collective of well-known and broadly experienced management educators and consultants. Representative clients include Ford, Glaxo-Smithkline, Hallmark, Harley-Davidson, Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG); Intel, National City Bank, Nike, StorageTek and Zurich Financial.


Norm has also published more than 150 articles in leading journals and newspapers and has contributed chapters to multiple books.

Norm is a recognized authority in developing leaders who deliver results and increase business value. His current writing, speaking and consulting work relates to making intangibles tangible by building organization capabilities that measurably impact market value. This involves new perspectives, tools and roles for line executives and Human Resources professionals.

He is co-founder of RBL, Inc. which is a collective of well-known and broadly experienced management educators and consultants. Representative clients include Ford, Glaxo-Smithkline, Hallmark, Harley-Davidson, Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG); Intel, National City Bank, Nike, StorageTek and Zurich Financial.

Norm is co-author of four books: Real-Time Strategy: Improvising Team-Based Planning for a Fast Changing World, Wiley & Sons, 1993 (part of the portable MBA series); Results-Based Leadership: How Leaders Build the Business and Improve the Bottom Line, Harvard Business School Press, 1999 (named book of the year by SHRM); Why The Bottom Line Isn

Resources

On-Demand Learning Sessions


Leadership Brand: How to Build Customer Focused Leaders to Drive Performance and Build Lasting Value

Learning Session | Published: May 08, 2013

You are invited to join Norm Smallwood for a LIVE 45 minute webinar in which he will describe two transitions that take the practice of leadership to the next level. Norm is a recognized authority in developing businesses and their leaders to deliver results and increase value. His current work r...
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Leadership Sustainability: 7 Disciplines That Get Things Done

Learning Session | Published: June 21, 2013

David Ulrich and Norm Smallwood are Partners at The RBL Group...
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