Richard is a well respected and very experienced Change Management Professional, specializing in supporting businesses through changes and effectively managing the impact of the change upon the people within the business. He has been delivering successful projects in organisational change, development and effectiveness for almost 20 years and is noted for developing targeting, insightful and influential multi level communications to facilitate successful change. His work with strategic human resources develops positive transformational impacts across a breadth of HR deliverables, including recruitment, succession planning, learning and organizational development and competency based framework integration for performance, development and talent acquisition approaches. He is a certified lean six sigma green belt, certified in design for six sigma and operational excellence and has delivered on many business improvement and re-engineering projects. Being a certified project, program and portfolio manager also. Richard understands the need to get the best from technology in the workplace and appreciates the need to get the right physical environment to help a smooth business transition. Richard is the President of the Toronto Chapter of the Association of Change Management Professionals and keen to develop the future integration of the practice of change management through his writings, speaking and other public engagements.
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I get a kick out of solving problems and shaping new businesses. It's one of the key reasons I quit the corporate world and set up my own small business consulting company. The more complex the problem, the more interesting it is and the more gratifying it is to solve. If you have a business problem that is hampering your ability to generate more revenue, streamline your operating costs, not bringing in as many customers as you'd like or isn't positively impacting your brand, then we should talk. I will work with you to understand your issue, partner with you to determine the best possible solution and work with you in implementing the solution. Helping small businesses and entrepreneurs accomplish what they set out to do is a passion that has not petered out in the many years I have been consulting. If anything, it has grown stronger with more success. Having a brilliant business idea and setting up a business around it are two very different things. One needs creativity, passion and critical thinking while the other requires discipline, follow-through, pragmatism, innovation and systematic implementation. I understand this very well and I can work with you to establish an organization and business that is set for long term sustainability. As an entrepreneur and consultant, I learn as much from my client and they do from me, and I apply what I've learnt on future projects. Over time, this has helped me become a better consultant and develop knowledge and skill across a wide range of industries. I work collaboratively; I simply do not believe in working any other way. My focus areas: 1. Business Planning and Market Research - I provide business planning and market research services for a wide range of budgets depending on the needs of the client. 2. Sales, Marketing and Business Development - Right from strategy development to the creation of sales and marketing collateral, implementation and project management of sales and marketing plans, I provide end-to-end services. 3. Business Process Design/Improvement/Reengineering - Whether you want to establish business processes for your new company or are looking to streamline and improve your business processes, I can work with you in developing robust and sustainable processes for your business. 4. Quality Management (Lean Six Sigma, ISO 9001) - Are you looking to implement a Lean Six Sigma improvement project or get consulting support to prepare for your ISO 9001 audit? I can help. 5. E-Business Management/E-Commerce (Non-IT) - Whether you have an existing e-commerce business that you want to scale up or you're setting one up from scratch, my experience in setting up a wide range of e-commerce businesses will add value. 7. Project Management - Whatever your business landscape, my extensive project management experience will make sure that your project runs smoothly, on time and within budget. I am very comfortable managing virtual teams and managing freelancers. I've delivered over ten successful projects in the last year alone. 8. Learning Strategy and Instructional Design - Whether you're looking to get expert opinion on the effectiveness of your training curriculum or want to develop a framework for trainer effectiveness, my experience heading training functions of large global corporations will come in handy. Right from developing content for ILT to delivering training programs, you will find a partner for all your training needs here. Industry Experience: 1. Publishing - I know the ins and outs of Amazon, Nook and other POD and e-book publishing platforms. I know what it takes to run a successful publishing business. 2. International Trade 3. Contact Center Operations - Having managed various contact centers throughout my career, I have in depth knowledge of how to set up, manage and scale any contact center operation. 4. Financial Services 5 - E-Commerce
I am an open mind guy, I am not afraid to test new mangement approaches, leaving my "confort zone" accepting very challanging tasks. My strengh points are: 1.To understand quickly the business enviroment in which I have to operate; 2.To be able to work in team; 3.To have strategic thinking with a tactical approach. Specialties:Good experience in all HR areas with particular focus on recruitment & selection, education, organization & development. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with all levels of employees and with different cultures.
Troy Beyer Agency Contractor
Value delivery through Business focus, Lean thinking, and Project Management discipline. Process Improvement is in my DNA. I possess deep experience and professionalism without overhead. A sample of my offerings: * Business Process Improvement - Applying Lean Thinking to Business, startup through Fortune 500, to improve value stream. * Project Management Services - Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with over 8 years experience running multiple simultaneous complex projects at Fortune 500 companies in US. * Agile Project Management - Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and PMI Credentialed Agile Certified Practitioner delivering effective and efficient project management using the revolutionary principles in Agile and Lean thinking. * Agile Training & Coaching - Teaching fundamentals and applied techniques via Physical and Virtual classrooms. On-site coaching services available for development teams, IT leaders, and executives needing help transitioning to Agile. * Project Management Training - Classroom and internet instruction on project management topics, including PMP exam prep, Agile, Scrum, & PMI-ACP exam prep. * Information Technology Strategy & Services - Tool selection and implementation, SaaS delivery, & infrastructure management capabilities, built over 15+ years in software development, production support, and infrastructure management at the enterprise scale.
* Do you need assistance turning your ideas into a business? * Are you struggling with how to manage a project successfully from concept to cash? * Are you already running a project and feel like you're surrounded by chaos? I have helped individuals and groups of all sizes to improve their bottom line by reducing the time it takes to move from the birth of an idea to the delivery of business value by applying a fusion of powerful techniques such as Lean & Agile. My objective is to bring my experience, skill and energetic approach to a wider spectrum of people and organisations, such as yourself, by virtually assisting you to achieve your outcomes. And to have a bit o' fun too :)
I am a native English speaker who resides in the UK, and not only do I have a passion for helping people to learn to eat right and feel great as a qualified naturopathic nutritionist, but I am equally as passionate about freelance writing on any topic and love getting the opportunity to do professional voice over work. The equipment I use for my voice over / voice talent work is professional and I record it in my professional home studio. I can also add music to a voice over recording. I am a very creative soul who can write on any topic, and really enjoy researching new topics (at no additional cost) and getting to help drive traffic through natural SEO to start up and big businesses. I am very flexible, professional and will always deliver your project on time and to the highest standard. Never stopping until the client is happy is my game. I am also self-motivated, fast working, diligent and a team player. So, whatever the article topic, or format of writing you need I can write this for you and it will be full of original and entertaining content, which would have come about from thoroughly researching the topic beforehand at no extra cost to you - you only pay for me to write the article. I love the written word, and try to always write an article in a way that really grabs the reader and makes them want to read more. Much like I would enjoy reading, and I always keep this in the back of my mind, ''Would I enjoy reading the finished product?''. This applies to all platforms and styles of writing. I hold a diploma in Natural Nutrition obtained in the UK from The College of Natural Nutrition 4 years ago, I am currently studying towards a diploma in life coaching through New Horizons College UK. I also finished school with excellent grades and have been freelance writing for 4 years, and working as a professional voice over for 2 years.
Peter Nystrom Agency Contractor
•Marketing • Responsible for executive marketing in all areas including growth planning and execution, expansions, print, social, and digital media for roughly 550 employees throughout nine clinics spread over four divisions • Managed marketing department, with direct reports, four staff total in department • Created aggressive growth plans for company and executed successfully •Purchasing • Vendor negotiations • Vendor contracts • Budgeting • Controller of all purchasing for company • Reviewer of all company payables to external vendors •Development • Responsible for opening new clinics • Worked closely and managed interactions with architects, designers, contractors and other vendors throughout the process of opening new clinics and existing location expansions • Controller of existing leases/managed day to day operations of real estate • Procured real estate • Managed, supervised, planned, and was responsible for aggressive growth – Added 120,000 square feet of clinical space in less than two years (four new locations and five expansions) • Acted as liaison between bankers, attorneys, and real estate agents to ensure smooth, successful transactions
Valeska is an SPHR Certified Human Resource professional with over 14 years experience. Helping companies from start ups to the words largest retailer with HR and Business consulting matters. With a Master's Degree from Florida State University in Organizational Development and HR. Valeska is sure to add immediate value to your company. When you hire me you get a team of HR professionals who sole purpose is to ensure your project is successful.
Priscilla Nunn leads Cox Consulting Group with over 25 years of human resources and organizational development leadership experience working in banking, manufacturing: automotive and pharmaceutical and other private and public sector organizations, entrepreneurial ventures and non-profits. Priscilla has helped clients get results through partnering to implement the most effective organizational development solutions. Education Credentials MBA, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH -European Study Abroad: European Union MA Biblical Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas TX BS Industrial Relations and Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Certified DDI (Development Dimensions International) Facilitator Certified DDI (Development Dimensions International) Targeted Selection®: Trainer Certified ELI Civil Treatment ® Instructor Master Certified Myers Briggs Type Indicator Six Sigma Greenbelt Managing Change, William Bridges Creating A Designed Organization Langevin Instructional Designer ASTD Train-the-Trainer Career Transition Facilitator Presentations • “Investment in e-learning Vehicles”, Market & Emerging Biotechnology Training and Education Workshop sponsored by the National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce/ NC Community Colleges, Winston Salem, NC • “Impacting Business Results and Employee Satisfaction Through a Comprehensive Employee Development Program.”, PDA Biennial Training Conference, Baltimore, MD • “Leadership Development Training”, GhanaVenture Leadership Institute, Ghana, Africa • Competence-Based Training and Development Program, Ovation Award Recipient, Capital Associate Industry, HR Management Conference, Raleigh, NC • “Team Effectiveness, Employee Engagement, Human Resources Auditing”, Global Online Compliance Panel • “Training and Development”, Central Carolina Community College Curriculum Studies, Sanford, NC • “Leadership Training Starts with You”, Public Safety Leadership Institute Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC • “Human Resources Management Direction”, Society for Advancement of Management, Cleveland, OH • Adjunct Instructor, Business Leadership Center, Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, TX • Adjunct Instructor, Human Resources Management, University of Dallas, Irving, TX • Community Involvement and Recognitions • NC Works Commission Board Members • ACCESS CDC, Founder and Interim Director • NC GMP, Founding Member • NC BioImpact Curriculm Committee • NC New Schools Project, Business, Advisor • NC Community College Math CIP Leadership Team • National Black MBA Association • Durham Economic Resource Center, Board • Durham Public School, Business Advisor • United Way Leadership Development Program • YWCA Women of Professional Excellence • Eisai Role Model of the Year • Ovation Award for Competency Based Training Program