Gordon Jackson

Building Successful and Lasting Relationships at Work, at Play and At Home.

Gordon Jackson is a best-selling author,attorney and speaker who has spoken and written more extensively about employee relations and workplace leadership than anyone in the nation.

Gordon Jackson is the author of more than 20 books on employee relations and workplace issues, including Coaches Encourage-Bosses Punish, 4 Secrets To Perfect Coaching, Perfect Supervising, Perfect Parenting and Building Successful and Lasting Relationships.  Gordon draws heavily from this relationship classic in his keynote presentation, Coaches Encourage - Bosses Punish.

Gordon is a member of the National Speakers Association and a Who's Who in Professional Speaking. He is one of fewer than 800 speakers worldwide to earn NSA's prestigious Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation. He is a frequent speaker at conventions, banquets and seminars, averaging in excess of 100 speaking engagements annually during his speaking career.

Gordon also is the author of Before You Hire, the Hiring Manual for Today's Workplace, and the basis of one of his most popular presentations, You Are Who You Hire.

Recognized as the Nation's leading authority on labor prevention, Gordon is the author of When Trouble Strikes, an Action Handbook, How To Win NLRB Elections By A Landslide and his best selling business book, How To Stay Union-Free, the Standard Guide To Union Prevention.

As a practicing management attorney and consultant, Gordon is the author of the Labor and Employment Law Handbook, a two-volume, 2000 page treatise on all federal and state labor and employment laws, Unlawful Terminations and Employment-at-Will, Employer and Employee Rights Case Manual and co-author of How to Defend and Win Labor and Employment Law Cases.

He is a member of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the American Bar Association, a fellow of the prestigious College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and designated as a Super Lawyer by Superlawyers.com.

As an avid golfer and a student of the game for more than 30 years, he is the author of How Golf Works, How To Hit a Golf Ball As Straight-As-An-Arrow and How to Lock-In A Perfect Golf Swing, the source of his keynote presentation, The Power of Paradigm Flexibility:  How I used Paradigm Flexibility To Transform Golf From a Game Of Guess To A Game of Success.

 

Credentials:

           1.Fellow-College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

           2.Professional Member-National Speakers Associiation

           3.Certified Speaking Professional (CSP)-National Speakers Association

           4.Selectee-One of 31 Consummate Speakers by Sharing Ideas Magazine (1996)

           5.Doctor of Jurisprudence and Order of the Coif Recepient-UT Law School

           6.Designee-SuperLawyer by SuperLawyer Magazine (Mid-South)

           7.Phi Kappa Phi Academic Hall of Fame (APSU)

           8.Member-Labor and Employment Law Section of the American Bar Association

          9.Author of Coaches Encourage-Bosses Punish and 20 other books on employee relations

          10.Author of How To Hit a Golf Ball as Straight-As-An-Arrow and Other golf books

 

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  • Speaking Topics:

    Coaching, Diversity, Employee Retention, Hiring, Law, Leadership, Management, Midsouth, Teambuilding

  • Travels From:

    Tennessee

  • Price:

    $7,500 - $10,000

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Gordon Jackson is a best-selling author,attorney and speaker who has spoken and written more extensively about employee relations and workplace leadership than anyone in the nation.

Gordon Jackson is the author of more than 20 books on employee relations and workplace issues, including Coaches Encourage-Bosses Punish, 4 Secrets To Perfect Coaching, Perfect Supervising, Perfect Parenting and Building Successful and Lasting Relationships.  Gordon draws heavily from this relationship classic in his keynote presentation, Coaches Encourage - Bosses Punish.

Gordon is a member of the National Speakers Association and a Who's Who in Professional Speaking. He is one of fewer than 800 speakers worldwide to earn NSA's prestigious Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation. He is a frequent speaker at conventions, banquets and seminars, averaging in excess of 100 speaking engagements annually during his speaking career.

Gordon also is the author of Before You Hire, the Hiring Manual for Today's Workplace, and the basis of one of his most popular presentations, You Are Who You Hire.

Recognized as the Nation's leading authority on labor prevention, Gordon is the author of When Trouble Strikes, an Action Handbook, How To Win NLRB Elections By A Landslide and his best selling business book, How To Stay Union-Free, the Standard Guide To Union Prevention.

As a practicing management attorney and consultant, Gordon is the author of the Labor and Employment Law Handbook, a two-volume, 2000 page treatise on all federal and state labor and employment laws, Unlawful Terminations and Employment-at-Will, Employer and Employee Rights Case Manual and co-author of How to Defend and Win Labor and Employment Law Cases.

He is a member of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the American Bar Association, a fellow of the prestigious College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and designated as a Super Lawyer by Superlawyers.com.

As an avid golfer and a student of the game for more than 30 years, he is the author of How Golf Works, How To Hit a Golf Ball As Straight-As-An-Arrow and How to Lock-In A Perfect Golf Swing, the source of his keynote presentation, The Power of Paradigm Flexibility:  How I used Paradigm Flexibility To Transform Golf From a Game Of Guess To A Game of Success.

 

Credentials:

           1.Fellow-College of Labor and Employment Lawyers

           2.Professional Member-National Speakers Associiation

           3.Certified Speaking Professional (CSP)-National Speakers Association

           4.Selectee-One of 31 Consummate Speakers by Sharing Ideas Magazine (1996)

           5.Doctor of Jurisprudence and Order of the Coif Recepient-UT Law School

           6.Designee-SuperLawyer by SuperLawyer Magazine (Mid-South)

           7.Phi Kappa Phi Academic Hall of Fame (APSU)

           8.Member-Labor and Employment Law Section of the American Bar Association

          9.Author of Coaches Encourage-Bosses Punish and 20 other books on employee relations

          10.Author of How To Hit a Golf Ball as Straight-As-An-Arrow and Other golf books

 

  • Coaches Encourage - Bosses Punish
  • You Are Who You Hire
  • Teams Without Tears
  • Trouble Free Management
  • Profiles of Leadership
  • Avoiding Workplace Litigation
  • Preventing Sexual Harassment
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