Learn More about James Saliba (Jim)
James Saliba has over 30 years of experience working in the fast-paced tech industry and managing just about every issue a leader might face. He has leveraged his personal experience, education, and success into several tools and methods, culminating in the Triple E structure he now uses with clients. This way, he can empower people to get unstuck from the overwhelming challenges holding them back from success.
Jim holds a BS and MBA and is a professional executive leadership coach, trainer, consultant, and worldwide speaker based in San Jose, CA.
Jim’s mission is to assist leaders, teams, and organizations around the globe break through their problems and embrace agile transformation to reach their highest potential. This empowers them to go back to their staff and clients embracing new opportunities and making a positive difference in future growth.
Jim understands the challenges of the modern business world. After being a VP for a $4B technology company, he wanted to find a solution for leaders that were micro-managing their departments. This led to further his education with an MBA and certifications in Professional Leadership Coaching. These new experiences allowed Jim to gain insight into creating an atmosphere where both hard work and experimentation were rewarded. In addition, he wanted to reinforce change when mistakes were made by exploring the unique learning opportunity created.
Jim has now adopted a growth mindset where core values of consistent learning, growing, and practical problem solving has made him successful in strategy and execution. From launching large enterprise software to delivering retail software services, Jim has gained decades of experience while rising through the ranks and leading teams all around the globe.
Time to Change Your Story!
Jim realized that one of the most essential factors in leadership was to change the behavior and repeating internal stories inside the minds of management. This realization created a pivot point in his path. He transformed into an Agile and Executive Leadership Coach to help clients successfully materialize and realize their dreams and goals.
“For many reasons as human beings, we run the risk of getting stuck in habits that no longer serve us. These habits have ripple effects beyond ourselves and affect the people and organizations around us. I invest my time in tapping into client’s internal wisdom to break the cycle of unproductive behaviors enabling personal and professional development enabling them to find success in realizing their goals.”
Now Jim can offer his expertise to individuals, teams, organizations, and businesses worldwide through a developed approach to Emerge, Elevate, and Excel.
Professional Certified Coach Certification (PCC). Awarded by the International Coach Federation (ICF), a coach who meets their rigorous standards for excellence will be very good at coaching.
Certified Executive Coach. Awarded by the Center for Executive Coaching (CEC) leader in executive coaching certification and training for accomplished professionals
Webinar Speaker, CIO-Summit.org 2017, Agile Problems and Their Solutions; What CIO’s Need to Know
Panel Speaker, Gartner CIO Symposium 2016, Building Software into Your Business DNA
AgileCamp, Silicon Valley, Coaching for Engagement 2015, and Agile Performance, 2013
Top 100 Leadership Experts to Follow on Twitter 2015 & 2016 – EvanCharmichael.com
Top 100 Management Experts to Follow on Twitter 2015 & 2016 – EvanCarmichael.com
BS Computer Information Systems, MBA Organizational Management
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) awarded by Scrum Alliance
Mentored and Coached Cycling for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, cycling 27 Century rides in an 8 year period.
Helping hundreds of people reach their dream of accomplishing a single day 100-mile event while raising millions for cancer research.
Completed run 3 half marathons and 1 full marathon.