Sam Talucci received his Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service and a Graduate Certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University. He holds a master’s degree in Coaching and Consulting in Organizations from the Leadership Institute of Seattle/Bastyr University. Sam also received a graduate certificate in the art and practice of leadership development from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He holds a Doctor of Management from The University of Hertfordshire Business School at the Complexity and Management Center. He is fluent in Italian, and conversant in Spanish and Portuguese.
Sam Talucci is a facilitator, educator, systems consultant, leadership coach and entrepreneur whose personal and professional mission is to help individuals and groups identify the patterns that exist in their relationships. He believes this pattern-knowledge key allows clients to examine their current behaviors, make informed choices and move closer to realizing their purpose and vision.
Executives, line managers, project managers and individual contributors benefit from Talucci's ability to work with all the members of a group and the skillful way he brings them to focus on the target. Clients report a deep respect for his capacity to connect the theoretical with the practical and how he coaches them to put their newly acquired awareness into use every day.
Talucci honed his skills over the past 30 years in various arenas: as an entrepreneur developing small and mid-size businesses both in the United States and internationally; as an applied behavioral practitioner serving as a group facilitator, trainer, and leadership and ontological coach (professional certified coach [PCC] credential from the International Coach Foundation); as a facilitator engaging with the group where they are today and providing skills and insights that allow the group members to increase their capacity to listen and collaborate with each other in the future; and as a trainer identifying and combining the learning limits of his students with his nuts and bolts understanding of the subject. He is always inviting and encouraging clients to experiment, discover and increase their capacity.
Talucci is a facilitator for America Speaks, visiting faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Professional Studies in Business & Education, Graduate Division of Business and Management, and a facilitator for Bluepoint Leadership Consulting. He pursues his growth in leadership development while on expeditions with U.S. Navy officers, in countless corporate boardrooms and through his lifelong pursuit of learning--whether he is sitting in a class or standing on a mountain peak. Talucci is also an educator serving as a senior instructor for the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS).
Certified to administer and interpret the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator™, FIRO-B™, Thomas Kilman Conflict Indicator™, The Leadership Circle Profile ™ and Leadership Circle Culture Survey™.
- Leadership Development, Coaching, Change Management, Facilitation
- Entrepreneurs moving to the next stage of business growth
- Career military transitioning to civilian leadership
- Family-owned business transitioning to the next generation
- Team coaching for better understanding of leadership
Partial Client List:
Philadelphia Magazine Publishing Group, Boston Magazine Publishing Group, Weekly Dig, US Navy, NASA, US Department of Agriculture, University of Massachusetts, Colgate University, University of Pennsylvania Wharton, Fidelity Bank, Four Seasons Hotels, SAIC, ASC, Booz Allen Consulting, City and Regional Magazine Association (CRMA), Carmelite Order, NRG Energy, Microsoft, Google, Glaxo SmithKline.