Who We Are
The Institute for Motivational Living, (IML) is a world leader in developing, publishing and delivering customized, behavioral assessments. For over 30 years, IML has been observing, analyzing, and enhancing human behavior in personal and corporate relationships.
Since 1983, IML has certified thousands in behavioral analysis, and developed numerous behavior-based profiles, online reports, and customized programs to help people communicate and work together more effectively.
In 1999, IML began focusing on the needs of colleges and universities in an effort to identify student strengths, retain students, and acclimate students to new environments. Today the StudentKeys program is used by high schools, colleges, and home school parents to help students communicate better, develop successful study skills, and choose fulfilling and realistic career paths.
In 2004, to address electronic delivery needs as well as HR needs, IML released The PeopleKeys® online delivery platform. This sophisticated, patent-pending system delivers IML’s assessments by generating standardized or customized reports. Many aspects of the users interface as well as content can be customized, a service that no other behavioral assessment company offers. PeopleKeys®, used as an HR tool, duplicates and tracks top performers by benchmarking, filtering, hiring, and managing a company’s human capital. PeopleKeys® provides IML assessments to large companies like the Manpower Corporation, The United States Air Force Academy, Career Builder as well as thousands of small businesses worldwide.
IML’s reach is extended internationally with distributors in Canada, Asia, Australia, Europe, The Netherlands, Greece, Spain, and Brazil. The PeopleKeys® system is built for use around the globe by offering 14 languages with full DISC reporting capability.
Sanford G. Kulkin, Ph.D.
For many years, Sanford “Sandy” Kulkin has traveled throughout the United States and abroad imparting the principle “where there’s agreement, there’s power” to corporations and individuals for their greater effectiveness. A highly sought after speaker and consultant, Sandy uses a unique blend of humor, personal experience, and his vast knowledge of applied behavior to help organizations achieve their corporate goals. Literally thousands of people and companies have experienced significant, positive changes in their lives as a direct result of Sandy’s training and consulting.
In 1983, Dr. Kulkin founded The Institute for Motivational Living (IML), a consulting , publishing, and technology company designed to help people communicate better and work together more effectively. Since founding IML, Sandy and his staff have trained over 25,000 consultants and trainers in the use of behavioral principles and their applications. With his experience in behavioral and motivational application, Sandy has become a nationally-recognized expert in helping corporations unlock the potential of their human capital.
In 2004, IML launched Peoplekeys , a web-based delivery system for IML intellectual property. Peoplekeys.com not only delivers assessments and behavioral analysis, but serves HR needs by filtering, hiring, benchmarking, and tracking companies most valuable assets – employees. PeopleKeys online delivery systems provides IML online assessments to the Manpower Corporation, Career Builder, The United States Air Force Academy, and thousands of businesses worldwide. Sandy has developed three certification courses in behavioral analysis, and has authored a unique book for married couples. His book, Body and Soul, is a guide to understanding how an individual’s distinct personality affects relationships.