FIRING BACK - About Authors

Turn the tables on termination! Firing Back gives you the ammunition you need to take charge and secure the best possible severance package. You'll find powerful, effective strategies for negotiation, as well as clear guidelines for creating the best conditions for your financial future. You'll also find scores of illuminating real-life stories —some tough, some hilarious —from people who've been there and survived.

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Jodie-Beth Galos and Sandy Mcintosh

Power Strategies For Cutting The Best Deal When You’re About To Lose Your Job

Price: $15.95 Format: Paperback: 244 pages

About Jodie-Beth Galos, Esq, SPHR. is an advisor who counsels clients on how to safely and sanely preserve their rights in a business climate with an increasingly litigious workforce. She’s experienced in the balancing act of generating profits while meeting the complex challenges of employment law. Her clients prevent problems, not just react to them.

Ms. Galos is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University and the Boston University School of Law. As a Human Resource executive and Director of Quality, Ms. Galos was a Senior Vice President of Smith Barney, served as a Vice President of United HealthCare as a Generalist and the Director of Corporate Training and as a Director of Employee Relations at Saks Fifth Avenue. She practiced with the employment law firm of Jackson, Lewis, Schnitzler and Krupman.

Jodie-Beth Galos

In addition to being a licensed attorney in both Connecticut and New York, Ms. Galos works extensively with National Seminars/Padgett Thompson, Rockhurst University as a workshop designer and presenter of human resources and legal topics. She is an arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), specializing in employment disputesMs. Galos serves on Boards for two Society of Human Resource Chapters and is the Treasurer of the Northeast Millerton Library.

Her book, FIRING BACK: Power Strategies For Cutting The Best Deal When You’re About To Lose Your Job remains an Amazon Business Pick. Ms. Galos has appeared on CNBC, CNN, Marketplace/NPR, Bloomberg News and in the New York Post, Diversity Newsletter, Gannet Newspapers, Poughkeepsie Journal, Money Magazine, and The National Employment Business Weekly.

Ms. Galos is an Adjunct Faculty for the Eastern Connecticut State University, serves as the Professional Development Co-Chair for the Connecticut State Council Society of Human Resources (SHRM), Vice President of Programs for the Northwest Connecticut Human Resources Association, and was a member of the disbanded SHRM Committee on Diversity. She sits on several not-for-profit boards in the communities where she lives and works.

Sandy McIntosh, Ph.D., is a writer whose forays into corporate America have been documented by the Wall Street Journal, Newsday and other periodicals. He is an author of best-selling computer programs, and awrd-winning screenplay, and four collections of poetry. Dr. McIntosh is also the Managing Editor of Confrontation, a national literary magazine published by Long Island University and the author of seven additional books