James R. Lucas is a recognized authority on leadership development and cultural design. He is a groundbreaking author and thought leader, provocative speaker, and experienced consultant on these crucial topics. Lucas is President and CEO of Luman International, a firm with a mission statement of Building Passionate, Thinking, Pure-Performance Organizations™. Luman has served hundreds of organizations and thousands of leaders around the world since 1983. Lucas is the author of six landmark books: The Passionate Organization: Igniting the Fire of Employee Commitment, Passionate Lives & Leaders: Real Leaders Tell How Passion Leads to Performance (2009), Broaden the Vision and Narrow the Focus: Managing in a World of Paradox, High-Performance Ethics: 10 Timeless Principles for Next Generation Leadership, Fatal Illusions: Shredding a Dozen Unrealities That Can Keep Your Organization from Success, and Balance of Power: Fueling Employee Power without Relinquishing Your Own.