HCI Careers

Human Communications Institute (HCI) believes that it’s important to keep work and play in balance. At our headquarters in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona, our dynamic team is passionate about helping people become the best version of themselves.

What’s it like at HCI?

A work day at HCI is anything but “typical”. When you walk through the door you’ll be greeted by the smiling faces who are excited about work, family, and life in general. Your co-workers will be forward thinkers who have blasted through their own mental blocks and enjoy sharing their experiences with others.

You’ll collaborate with innovative minds to work towards a common goal – helping people make small changes that will make a tremendous impact in their lives. You will be working with a true leader in the personal and professional development industry – Michael Bernoff.

We are in the business of transforming lives, so we take our work seriously. If you also find yourself compelled by the idea of helping and encouraging people to improve their lives every day, then HCI is the place for you.

5 Reasons to Join HCI

careerpg-img1) Flexibility

Excellence can’t be confined, which is why our policy allows you to enjoy flexible hours. We offer a relaxed working environment and a casual dress code every day.

2) Incredible Co-Workers

HCI is diverse in our backgrounds but united in our mission. Our people are fun, friendly, and positive thinkers. Everyone on our team has experienced transformations through our events and courses, which is what makes the people in our office truly special. They know the keys to living the life of their dreams, and each day in our office is truly inspiring.

3) Pay & Benefits

In addition to competitive pay and benefits packages, you will have the opportunity to experience a wide range of personal and professional development events and courses for yourself. This is a rare chance to learn how to live your life beyond limits. After all, have you ever worked for someone who helped you become a better salesperson, leader, communicator, negotiator, partner, parent, and friend all while getting paid? Not many people have and we know it sets us apart as a premier work environment.

4) Company Stability and Growth

HCI is a debt-free company and one of the fastest-growing companies in the personal and professional development market. What started as one man with a dream has turned into a powerful organization.  We are totally committed to making a much bigger difference in the world, which means serving more people with our upcoming seminars and courses. That’s why we are looking to add more of the best and brightest people out there to our team.

5) Personal Development Opportunities

You will have access to our personal and professional development courses. Some are available online, many are teleconferences and some are amazing live events you get to experience in person. We believe the personal value you receive from participating in our courses is an incredible “perk” and are absolutely certain that the strategies, tools and techniques you learn in these courses will increase your personal confidence and happiness.  Further, you can only speak passionately and intelligently about our courses after you’ve participated yourself!

We’re Hiring!

We are looking for passionate, dedicated success-minded people who are positive, creative, and fun.

Please send your resume and video cover letter to careers@michaelbernoff.com and we’ll be in touch!

Open Position Announcement

Accountability Partner/Client Relations

(Client Relations in a Personal Development Company)

The Human Communications Institute (HCI) is a personal and professional development company that has operated for the past 12 years in Scottsdale, Arizona. We have clients from all over the world in almost 40 different countries with tens of thousands of success stories in the areas of health, relationships, and finances. We’re a fast-paced, fast growing company looking for the right person to work directly with our clients.

The right person for this opportunity loves people, is energized by being around and talking to people, enjoys being on the phone, and would prefer deep conversation at a coffee house instead of happy hour at a bar. This is a great opportunity for someone who already lives a healthy lifestyle and is coachable. The ideal candidate is success-minded, driven to excel personally and incite others to do the same.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The essential role of an Accountability Partner is to assist clients in our Call2Action program as they work to achieve their individual outcomes.  As an Accountability Partner you will:

  • Build and maintain relationships with clients.
  • Implement HCI’s accountability system to assist clients in staying on track.
  • Maintain accurate records of client accomplishments, results, and challenges.
  • Encourage clients to continue their personal growth by participation in additional coursework.
  • Utilize proven strategies and methods to achieve sales objectives.
  • Attend events, which may require some travel.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • Great energy and enthusiasm with a positive, uplifting voice and manner.
  • Passion for helping others improve their lives.
  • A gift for guiding people to attain the outcomes they desire.
  • A caring, yet firm manner.
  • An understanding of the difference between being nice vs. kind. (Nice means not telling people the truth to avoid hurting their feelings, and kind means telling them the truth yet in a gentle way.)
  • Ability to build rapport with people from all over the world, with various backgrounds, expectations, and life experiences.
  • Self-starting; after learning what needs to be done, the ideal candidate will take action without being directed.
  • A proven track record in Coaching, Sales, and/or Business.
  • Ability to work on a team to achieve individual, departmental, and company goals.
  • Up-to-date phone and computer skills are required in order to communicate with clients and maintain accurate records.
  • Willingness to spend majority of time working with clients on the telephone.
  • Willingness to adhere to all HCI company policies and procedures.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Some experience with personal development is ideal, whether in their personal life or working for a personal development company such as Tony Robbins, Landmark, Psi, Tom Hopkins, and/or experience with self-help books.

Compensation:
Accountability Partners enjoy a Base plus Commission compensation plan with an opportunity to generate a substantial income.  You’ll be working in a fantastic, fast-paced environment within our community of people driven to change lives.

Video Production Internships available

Do you believe you’re among the best and the brightest?  

If you do, then you’ve come to the right place! Michael Bernoff and The Human Communications Institute (HCI) are looking for talented Video Production Interns.

HCI Video Production Interns will be responsible for creating graphics and animations for a variety of medias with the ability to work independently or with the creative team. Qualified candidates will have experience and skills in Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Audition.  Working knowledge of a non-linear editing software such as Premiere Pro, AVID, Final Cut, and Sony Vegas is a plus.  Please submit a demo reel or weblink to be considered.

Applicants from around the country are welcome to apply. The selectees will have the opportunity to work with some of the best and the brightest in the personal development world, at The Human Communications Institute.

Digital Marketing Strategist

 (Digital Marketing in a Personal Development Company)

The Human Communications Institute (HCI) is a personal and professional development company that has operated for the past 12 years in Scottsdale, Arizona. We have clients from all over the world in almost 40 different countries with tens of thousands of success stories in the areas of health, relationships, and finances. We’re a fast-paced, fast growing company looking for the right person to work directly with our clients.

The right person for this opportunity loves to create emotional responses through their written word, is energized by being around creative marketing minds, enjoys driving online traffic to make a decision through digital marketing platforms and seeks to continuously grow and develop themselves to ensure they can achieve the success they desire in life.  This is a great opportunity for someone who already lives a healthy lifestyle and is coachable. The ideal candidate is success-minded, driven to excel personally and incite others to do the same.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Digital Marketing Strategist is responsible for coordinating all of the firm’s digital channels, social media, and email marketing strategies and working hands on to implement these strategies to increase traffic, engagement and lead generation across all channels.  As a Digital Marketing Strategist you will:

  • Support all firm-wide digital initiatives including: 
  • Social Media: Run corporate social media sites, involved in all strategy and content. Develop plans to grow users and engagement while elevating and promoting the company brand on social channels. .
  • Corporate Websites: Manage the overall vision for the company’s main website and secondary websites.
  • Bringing a thorough knowledge of current technologies and best practices, direct website refreshes and redesigns, evaluating ways to update website UI/UX, design, functionality, and mobile/responsive strategies. Develop and implement plans to keep content up to date and engaging.
  • SEO: Ongoing SEO evaluation, analysis and improvement to increase search engine rankings.
  • Video: Team up with our video department and target plans to utilize video to engage users on digital platforms.
  • Be involved with copy writing emails and electronic marketing materials. 
  • Evaluate emerging technologies and trends, and provide recommendations on adoption where appropriate.
  • Brainstorm new and creative ways to grow engagement, visitors and followers.
  • Identify and manage agencies and vendor partners.
  • Additional Marketing Department functions/responsibilities, as needed.
  • Monitor analytics and success metrics for analysis and ongoing strategic planning. Provide regular reporting of all digital activities and results.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • 1+ years of experience in digital marketing role.
  • Some experience with personal development is a must, whether in your personal life or working for a personal development company such as Brian Tracy, Tony Robbins, Landmark, Psi, Tom Hopkins, and/or experience with self-help books. 
  • Strong interest in personal development field a must, experience a plus.
  • A degree in Marketing, Communications, Design or related field a plus.
  • Tech savvy professional with track record of keeping abreast of current technologies and best practices.
  • Knowledge of Email Marketing software a must, InfusionSoft a plus. 
  • Well organized, detail oriented, with superior project management experience and follow-through.
  • Creative thinker who can learn and adapt quickly.
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills, ability to interact effectively with various levels within the business.
  • Self-starting; after learning what needs to be done, the ideal candidate will take action without being directed.
  • Ability to think and act quickly to meet appropriate deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Great energy and high work ethic and standards.
  • Passion for helping others improve their lives.
  • Ability to work on a team to achieve individual, departmental, and company goals.
  • Willingness to adhere to all HCI company policies and procedures.

Compensation:
Competitive compensation plan with incentives available.  You’ll be working in a fantastic, fast-paced environment within our community of people driven to change lives.

Social Media Specialist

The Human Communications Institute (HCI) is a personal and professional development company that has operated for the past 12 years in Scottsdale, Arizona. We have clients from all over the world in almost 40 different countries with tens of thousands of success stories in the areas of health, relationships, and finances. We’re a fast-paced, fast growing company looking for the right person to work directly with our clients.

The right person for this opportunity loves to create emotional responses through their written word, is energized by being around creative marketing minds, enjoys engaging with online traffic to make a decision through social media platforms and seeks to continuously grow and develop themselves to ensure they can achieve the success they desire in life.  This is a great opportunity for someone who already lives a healthy lifestyle and is coachable. The ideal candidate is success-minded, driven to excel personally and incite others to do the same.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Social Media Specialist will be responsible for monitoring and posting to all social media accounts in addition to contributing to the overall management of reputation of brand, including content production, distribution, marketing and promotion. Additionally, this individual would be responsible for social media activation around live events and year-round coverage of events. The Social Specialist will also work alongside marketing & production to increase brand identity. As a Social Media Specialist you will:

  • Create engaging, targeted page content for multiple Facebook Fan Pages
  • Generate, edit and publish daily content that builds meaningful connections and encourages engagement
  • Moderate user-generated content in line with policy for each community
  • Monitor engagement alerts and respond within a suitable response time
  • Monitor client marketing, email, website and event activity to support those promotions on social media
  • Demonstrate best practices and continually improve standards for creating, managing and maintaining content/engagement
  • Work closely with the team to achieve high quality and engaging content
  • Interview people, attend monthly events, take pictures and write follow-up posts and engage with participants.
  • Analyze data to measure results, then act on the information to improve

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • Experience managing real-time customer relationships in a social media environment
  • Must have demonstrable social media experience with brands
  • Demonstrable experience in engagement and building community
  • Deep proficiency with Facebook and leveraging its ongoing updates
  • Basic graphic design skills to create professional branded images
  • Strong oral, written, communication/interpersonal, editing, proofreading skills, and attention to detail
  • Capable of handling tight deadlines and on-demand monitoring of alerts during business hours
  • Proficiency with Word, Excel, Outlook, graphic design tools such as Canva, and scheduling/syndication tools such as HootSuite
  • Must be physically able to lift up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis

Preferred Skills:

  • Individual will have a minimum of 1+ years of related experience and education
  • Strong familiarity with Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Canva and basic graphic design
  • Experience with video editing a plus
  • Experience with SEM, SEO, analytics tools and strategy a plus
  • Experience using social scheduling and research tools a plus
  • Familiar with Direct Marketing a plus
  • Familiar with Personal Development and/or coaching a plus

*Please send your resume, along with a few links of social media assets currently managed to demonstrate ability. No calls, no agencies, no soliciting. marketing@michaelbernoff.com

Graphic Design & Web/Wordpress Specialist - Part-time

The Human Communications Institute (HCI) is a personal and professional development company that has operated for the past 12 years in Scottsdale, Arizona. We have clients from all over the world in almost 40 different countries with tens of thousands of success stories in the areas of health, relationships, and finances. We’re a fast-paced, fast growing company looking for the right person to work directly with our clients.

The right person for this opportunity loves to create emotional responses through their written word, is energized by being around creative marketing minds, enjoys engaging with online traffic to make a decision through multimedia platforms and seeks to continuously grow and develop themselves to ensure they can achieve the success they desire in life.  This is a great opportunity for someone who already lives a healthy lifestyle and is coachable. The ideal candidate is success-minded, driven to excel personally and incite others to do the same.

Duties and Responsibilities:

We’re looking for a Graphic Designer & Web/Wordpress Specialist to join our team. This job opportunity will be a part-time position and given our rapid growth, opportunities for personal advancement (and full-time employment) are a high probability.

Think of it as an opportunity to apply your creative ideas to shape the image of an agile and innovative professional training company As a Social Media Specialist you will:

  • Creating new & updating/rebranding content on WordPress sites
  • Marketing Flyers
  • Formatting Content
  • Social Media Graphics
  • Marketing Graphics
  • Posting to social networks at times
  • Web Design (Mainly WordPress with Visual Composer), ClickFunnels a plus
  • Assisting our In-house Marketing Director
  • Handling communication with independent contractors
  • Among other web & multimedia talents you bring to the table

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • WordPress (a must)
  • Adobe Suite (Illustrator or Photoshop)
  • Dependable
  • Creative
  • Articulate / Strong communication skills
  • Energetic
  • Highly Organized
  • Detailed Oriented
  • Fast learner
  • Punctual
  • Enjoys working towards deadlines
  • Has a solid work ethic
  • Able to work autonomously
  • Hunger to learn new things
  • Is looking for a career not a job

Preferred Skills:

  • Individual will have 1 years of related experience and education
  • Strong familiarity with Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Canva and basic graphic design
  • Experience with video editing a plus
  • Experience with SEM, SEO, analytics tools and strategy a plus
  • Experience using social scheduling and research tools a plus
  • Familiar with Direct Marketing & Direct Response Marketing a plus
  • Familiar with Personal Development and/or coaching a plus

*Please send your resume, along with a few links of social media assets currently managed to demonstrate ability. No calls, no agencies, no soliciting. marketing@michaelbernoff.com