Join the Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development at their annual breakfast, featuring keynote speaker Brandon Rigoni.
Brandon Rigoni, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Talent-Based Hiring and Development
About the Speaker: Brandon Rigoni, Ph.D., is the Associate Director for Talent-Based Hiring and Development at Gallup. He consults with organizations on how using a scientific, systematic approach to employee selection and development can engage employees, improve business outcomes and increase shareholder value.
Dr. Rigoni serves as a thought leader and strategic adviser to Gallup clients and associates on the company’s talent-based hiring and development science. He helps set the strategic direction for Gallup’s talent-based hiring and development practice, assessing and prioritizing new research and development opportunities. His insights on how people and businesses can capitalize on human talent have appeared on Gallup.com.
Before joining Gallup, Dr. Rigoni was the founder and president of a privately held consulting company. He is a co-developer of Elite Form Technology and co-designer of the Nebraska Athletic Performance Lab. Dr. Rigoni also was a member of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln football coaching staff, and his research has been featured in ESPN The Magazine.
Dr. Rigoni earned his bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees in neuroscience and behavior with a minor in management from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. He achieved three-time First Team Academic All-Big 12 honors, was named the team’s most valuable player and was elected team captain while playing for the University of Nebraska football team.
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