Chuck Gumbert, The Turnaround Specialist™, has utilized a wealth of life and business experience, as well as a knack for overcoming challenges, to guide numerous clients to success. One of Chuck’s first major challenges—overcoming the debilitating effects of polio at age 2—did not stop him from eventually participating in high school athletics and later becoming an F-14 Tomcat fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy, graduating at the top of his class. His drive for accomplishment, led to him climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro and becoming a nationally recognized business leader, entrepreneur, author, speaker and mentor.
Chuck has been heavily influenced by historic leaders in both business and the military—most notably motivational authors and speakers Jim Rohn and Zig Ziglar, editor of Success Magazine Darren Hardy, business leader, author and speaker Jeff Hayzlett, and General George S. Patton.
Chuck has applied his core principles and proven Success Model in the business world, advising corporate leaders and their teams how to achieve predictable and consistent success. A true leader in an ever-changing America, Chuck is known for his high integrity, pristine character, drive and ability to "get the job done" - no matter what the circumstances. He has the unique ability to quickly diagnosis complicated problems and breakdowns within an organization, rally the troops to get everyone on board working towards a common goal and launch a solid success strategy for improved and accelerated performance.
- Pinnacle Leadership: This book is for business leaders with organizations large or small who are ready for a new level of achievement. If you want to lead your team better than you ever have to date, this book will take your leadership and your company to a new level of results, rewards and success!
- Accelerating Performance in Today's Business World: Executing a successful operational and financial business turnaround can be very simple and straightforward. It all starts with a solid Plan. Chuck Gumbert has combined the lessons learned from his extensive research into General Patton's life and leadership strategies with his experiences, approach and toolkit he has used to lead successful business turnarounds for the past 15 years. The author applies the Leadership, Strategy and a new concept The Three A's; Alignment, Action and Accountability to assist business leaders in Accelerating Performance in their organizations and achieve positive results in a short period of time.