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Arte Nathan served as Chief Human Resources Officer for Steve Wynn's gaming companies from 1983 - 2006, and opened all of his casinos in Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Mississippi and China. Arte retired from the gaming industry in November, 2006 and moved to Southern California. He is currently on a long term adventure in New York City and consulting with companies that want to learn more about startups and turnarounds.

Arte graduated from Cornell University in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations. He has been the recipient of many awards for his work in Human Resources, community affairs and education. He is a frequent guest lecturer at colleges and universities, and has addressed numerous professional associations and conferences on the subjects of leadership and human resource management. He currently teaches, writes and consults, and lives in Laguna Beach, California and the Adirondack Mountains in Upstate New York. He is an avid musician, hiker, canoeist and book enthusiast. 

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5 Ways to Make Every Day Count

My Dad always told me to live each day as if it were my last, and as a child the specter of one's last day always seemed like a remote possibility. But with maturity and experience comes the realization that it's not just about one's last day, but also the lost chances and opportunities in life that should also be seen through a lens of hope and caring. So as you go about your daily chores it's always best to do all you can to make every day count. Be positive and upbeat: We all can find the glass that…

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