Professional Development

Success Over Stress: An Entrepreneurial Academy Workshop

Posted in Keynote Presentations, Professional Development

Success Over Stress: An Entrepreneurial Academy Workshop

Cynder Niemela and Dr. Jeff Gero conduct an Entrepreneurial Academy Workshop in Simi Valley, CA.

The cost of uncontrolled stress to American business is high -exceeding 300 billion dollars each year as a result of drug and alcohol abuse, absenteeism, medical expenses, excessive turnover and lost productivity. Prolonged stress interferes with our body’s natural ability to return to a balanced state for optimum health. Find out more …

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Great Leaders Have a Coach

Posted in Executive Coaching, Leadership Skills, Professional Development

Great Leaders Have a Coach

Tiger Woods would say, ’I know how to play golf,’ but his coach is probably the most important person in his life.” -Barry Mabry, Partner, E&Y

One reason great leaders are so effective in leading people is they strive to improve themselves – not just asking everyone else to improve. Our most successful executives …

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Blue Belt Leadership

Posted in Leadership Skills, Professional Development, Transformational Leadership

Blue Belt Leadership

On-the-Job Learning for Business Owners, Entrepreneurs and Managers

Business owners, entrepreneurs and managers want to build high performance cultures, but most are unsure of how to begin. In collaborative learning groups, participants focus on practical solutions to sticky leadership challenges.

Recognized by Fortune Magazine as an expert in leadership development …

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Executive Coaching

Posted in Executive Coaching, Professional Development, Transformational Leadership

Executive Coaching

One reason great leaders are so effective is that they are always trying to improve themselves – not just asking everyone else to improve. Our most successful clients are dedicated to walking-the-talk; they are great role models in consistently working to evolve their self-leadership.

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Transformational Leadership – Client Success Story

Posted in Executive Coaching, Leadership Skills, Professional Development, Testimonials, Transformational Leadership

Transformational Leadership – Client Success Story

Assisted a newly promoted CEO in transforming his leadership from managing for results to inspiring and empowering a leadership team. As a result, revenues grew more than 30% year-over-year during the 2008 multi-year recession.

“I began coaching because I felt stuck in my career …”

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Leadership Skills Development – Client Success Story

Posted in Executive Coaching, Leadership Skills, Professional Development, Testimonials

Leadership Skills Development – Client Success Story

The Engagement – Entrepreneur to CEO A newly promoted entrepreneur contacted us after the owner of the start-up sold her company to a holding company in the advertising industry.  The learning curve for this newly appointed CEO was unexpectedly steep, as he had no experience managing in a Fortune 500 company. “I first admired Cynder’s skills in organizational development and coaching during the early years of the coaching industry’s maturing, when she articulated sound practices and educated client organizations in ways to be efficient, effective and human. During the...

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