Michael Reddington, CFI® teaches people to use the truth to their advantage. As a Vice President with Wicklander- Zulawski & Associates (WZ) Michael leveraged his expertise as a Certified Forensic Interviewer to establish the company’s Executive Education Division. His efforts culminated with the creation of the Disciplined Listening Method which provides unique sales, negotiation and leadership solutions born from interrogation and developed for business leaders. The Disciplined Listening Method integrates interview and interrogation skills, strategies and techniques into business communication training and advisory services.
Michael has been invited to facilitate these programs to executives across the United States, Canada, Europe, The United Kingdom, Africa and the Middle East. After leading hundreds of programs, and training thousands of participants he continues relish the opportunity to learn from the experiences of the executives, professionals and investigators he trains.
Michael’s first passion has always been teaching. He started his professional journey as a special education teacher and baseball coach in New Hampshire. Prior to joining WZ Michael had a successful loss prevention career including investigative responsibilities across several districts in New Jersey and Connecticut.
Michael goes well beyond facilitating and advising. He applies content specifically to needs of each client with a humorous and intelligent delivery style. His diligent preparation, attention to individual participant concerns, and added context drive home the learning objectives. His energetic presentations are enhanced by the videos of his team’s interviews and interrogations. With Michael it’s never a presentation or advisory session, it’s always an experience.