Jeffrey M Cohn is a coach who works exclusively with executives that have demonstrated CEO potential, and have the desire and potential to get the top job. While working at top executive search firms--Spencer Stuart and Heidrick & Struggles--Cohn personally assessed hundreds of senior level executives and advised boards, around the world, on who they should select as their company's chief executive officer.

Cohn has written numerous, best-selling Harvard Business Review features on leadership and innovation, as well as an award-winning book, "Why are We Bad at Picking Good Leaders?"

Cohn is a proud resident of the west village in New York city. He can be reached at jeffrey_cohn@yahoo.com.