"After 24 years of playing organized basketball, 16 professionally, and having a total of 13 Coaches and numerous General Managers, I have realized there has to be a systematic human approach in how you deal with everyone in your organization, players, trainers and office personnel. If you are looking to improve production in your company, and maintain a loyal family atmosphere, this is a MUST READ book! Russ has created a formula that will have your employees loving their jobs, which will pay dividends for your company."
Eddie Johnson- 16 year NBA veteran- 6th Man Award- Television Announcer - Former Phoenix Suns
"There was no one in our group under the age of 65. Even though Mr.Helwig was considerably younger, his message impacted, moved and touched our entire group. What a tremendous speaker and guest. Our group is still talking about his visit."
Officer Thomas Coerper - American Legion Post 101
"It was great to hear someone who leads from the Heart. I saw many heads nodding in agreement with you...You were a hit! "
Kelli Boetticher - Program Chairman - Pilot International
"Even at 7:00AM you are a dynamic Speaker. Your message was inspirational. May we all have the courage to "Lead From The Heart."
Eileen Birin - Author & V.P. of Soroptimist International
"Russ, thank you for participating in our first-ever Leadership Development Forum. Your presentation was truly inspiring. Russ, we had been searching for a way to help our managers discover the "human side" of leadership. Your presentation and interaction with them made a huge impact and provided insight on how to practice leadership from the heart. Thanks again for taking time to speak to our managers. Your presentation was regarded as one of the highlights of our leadership program. Thank you for helping to build future Intel leaders. We look forward to having you speak at future sessions."
Dale Halm - Leadership and Organization Development, Intel Corporation
Inspire and Lead
“Your message hit the hearts of the students and the teachers. You did a phenomenal job inspiring the audience of 500 plus. This is the second time I have heard you speak…I don’t think there was a dry eye in the audience at the end of the night…GREAT JOB"
David Serafin – Peoria Student Council Advisor, Peoria School District Leadership Convention
“ I really enjoyed the practicality of this. I think is should be required for all supervisors and managers." "Russ spoke from the heart, he was very practical.""Russ was obviously sincere, passionate and prepared."
Attendees for the Maricopa County Employees Training program – Coordinator - Jana Ruth
“Russ…Your message hit a home run ! Everyone that attended really enjoyed your passionate delivery. I will be in contact with you for our Southwest Convention Next Year.”
Ralph Williamson – District Leadership Chairman, Lions Club International
“ Awesome, very passionate, terrific, the favorite breakout session of the day. We will have you back ”
Sun Health Corporation – Event Coordinator - Gina Herrera
"Russ explores ways to intensify the relationship between leaders and employees which leads to true TEAMWORK"
Bob Wade - Former President, Continental Homes