Debbie Jackson, industry veteran hired to lead Business Development

Janet Wise hired to lead Career Transition and Mobility Practice

Janet Wise hired to lead Career Transition and Mobility Practice

Yana Blackwelder appointed as Managing Consultant

Yana Blackwelder appointed as Managing Consultant

Peter Movesian hired to lead Executive Search Practice

Peter Movesian hired to lead Executive Search Practice

Dr. Michael Valentine appointed as Managing Consultant

Dr. Michael Valentine appointed Managing Consultant

Strategic Team Alignment: A Complexity Based Approach

by Mike Valentine, Partners International and Cheryl LeMaster, TruEdge Consulting Teams are uniquely equipped to develop and implement the adaptive capacity required to thrive in a complex world. In other words, teams are better able to continually assess and address emerging challenges in ways that other resources (non-teams) are not. A large body of researchContinue Reading

Partners International announces David Saias as EVP, Managing Director

David Saias has been named EVP, Managing Director of Partners International.  Saias will work closely with CEO Amy Friedman to further expand the firm’s efforts including Client Delivery, Sales/Business Partnership Development, Practice Management and Operations. “David Saias is a proven leader whose strength will help Partners International continue to drive innovation that will help scaleContinue Reading

C-Suite lesson from the World Series: Stick with your judgement…even if it’s unpopular

Leaders, trust yourselves. New York Met’s star pitcher, Matt Harvey, and Manager, Terry Collins, went with their guts in game five of the 2015 World Series and failed their team. They failed their city.  They failed their franchise. They bet on Hollywood, not reality. Leaders know that the laws of history and probability will winContinue Reading

Alexander Throckmorton Comes of Age

On September 25, 2015, Warner Brothers released The Intern: Experience Never Gets Old starring Robert de Niro and Anne Hathaway; written, directed, and produced by Nancy Meyers. The September 2015 edition of Chief Learning Officer Magazine featured an article called Don’t Undervalue Older Workers by Lynn Schroeder. Nancy and Lynn must acknowledge that Edgar LeeContinue Reading

Unleashing the Power of Your Story: Creating a New Leadership Story by Steven P. Ober EdD

Today’s blog post features Steven Ober, a senior practitioner in executive coaching, leadership development, organizational learning and change, and executive team learning with whom we are honored to be affiliated. Below is an excerpt from his full-length article, Leaders and Their Stories: Becoming the Master of Your Personal Narrative, published in Reflections, the Society for Organizational Learning Journal. YouContinue Reading