Roberta Matuson

Fast Company Contributor

For more than 25 years, Roberta Chinsky Matuson, president of Matuson Consulting, has helped leaders in Fortune 500 companies, including Best Buy, New Balance, The Boston Beer Company and small to medium-size businesses, achieve dramatic growth and market leadership through the maximization of talent. She is known world-wide as “The Talent Maximizer®.” Roberta, a leading authority on leadership and the skills and strategies required to earn employee commitment and client loyalty, is the author of the top-selling book, Suddenly In Charge: Managing Up, Managing Down, Succeeding All Around (Nicholas Brealey, 2011), a Washington Post Top 5 Business Book For Leaders. Her new book, Talent Magnetism (Nicholas Brealey) is now available for download or purchase. Her clients include Best Buy, Inc., New Balance and the Boston Beer Company.

Roberta has written and published over 500 articles for a number of publications around the globe including The Christian Science Monitor, British Airways Business Life, The Telegraph and The Globe and Mail. Global retail giant Staples and Monster Worldwide turn to her for advice on talent. She is one of the top expert bloggers for Fast Company and She writes a bi-monthly column for

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