Lead the Way Human Resources Consulting

Certified Partner

We are a certified PI partner specializing in HR consulting to small and mid-sized businesses. We work with clients taking the time to understand your business, and using that plus years of HR experience to help you develop a talent optimization strategy.

Like most businesses, are you worried about recruitment, retention and engagement? Is your people strategy aligned with your business strategy? Aligning business strategy with people strategy to produce business results is called Talent Optimization. The Predictive Index (PI) is an award-winning workforce assessment platform with 60+ years of proven science, assessment software, and a curriculum of management workshops, and Lead the Way Human Resources is a certified PI partner.
We are unique in that our leader is a highly experienced Human Resources professional who has over 25 years of Human Resources experience with over half that at the senior leadership level. She truly understands the challenges faced by HR professionals and by leadership, and is able to help HR leverage PI to address those challenges.

Team Leaders

Roberta Goldman

Principal

Roberta Goldman is a senior level HR executive with over 25 years of human resources experience in both the for profit and not for profit world. She has significant experience in the healthcare and human services sectors, where she has served as the senior HR leader for Neighborhood Health Plan, now Allways, South Shore Mental Health, Combined Jewish Philanthropies and Walker Inc. She started her career at Raytheon and spent 10 years in increasingly responsible positions at Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare. She is a graduate of Cornell University. She is a certified partner with the Predictive Index, and she is a mother of three, a son and daughter, both in college and an 8th grader. Last year, Roberta founded Lead the Way Human Resources Consulting.

Jack Welch says, “HR is the driving force behind what makes a winning team.” Roberta was that force at South Shore Mental Health Center, where she was a colleague and peer of mine for 6 years. As a senior executive, Roberta was a strategic thinker with strong business sense. As the Vice President of HR, Roberta was the constant champion for the employees, striving to build an organization that was truly the employer of choice. She was exceptionally creative and resourceful in leading the charge.

Minghui Johnson - CFO
South Shore Mental Health

Roberta Goldman-Wilkinson is an experienced, dynamic, human resources executive whom I had the privilege of working with as an operations executive. I had the opportunity of successfully collaborating with Roberta in planning and executing significant acquisitions, workforce development and other business developments. Roberta is a team player with remarkable communications skills, success in talent acquisition and management of complex workforce development. I strongly endorse her.

Paul Shaw - Chief Clinical Officer
Aspire Health Alliance