Dr. Steven Julius

Dr. Steven Julius

Team Psychologist, Chicago Bulls and Founder, Human Resource Consulting Group

Dr. Steven Julius, founder of the Human Resource Consulting Group, advises senior executives of major corporations, entrepreneurial companies, professional service organizations and governmental agencies. Often called upon during times of transition and/or crisis, typical assignments include strategic planning, corporate reorganization, culture transformation, forming/strengthening strategic alliances, succession planning, and executive development at the individual or team level. Dr. Julius also is the team psychologist for the Chicago Bulls.

In addition to his formal training, Dr. Julius acquired “hand on” business experience, having served as the chief executive for health care organizations in both the profit and non-profit arenas. Dr. Julius also served as the global leader of human resources for a highly respected marketing communications firm, where his expertise in human capital and corporate development supported the company’s transformation from a very successful, private enterprise to a world-class, public-sector industry leader.

Dr. Julius is known for his ability to combine knowledge of human behavior, organizational dynamics and business development to create practical strategies and easy-to-use tools for resolving a wide range of business and human resource needs. “Dr. J’s” enthusiastic, outcome oriented style has been called “contagious,” resulting not just in business solutions, but also an invigorated sense of pride of ownership and personal satisfaction by those with whom he works.

The Strategic Organizational Recruiting Tool (SORT), its companion Selecting Talent workshop and several organizational assessment instruments have been authored by Dr. Julius. He also is the co-creator of BrainFood, a development program for senior executives that teaches practical leadership competencies and sound business principles within a creative learning environment. Dr. Julius has been quoted in various national, regional and local periodicals. He is often a featured speaker at national association and coporate meetings on a variety of topics including: peak performance, what it takes to lead, managing corporate change, developing high impact teams, and constructive conflict.