Top 10 Leadership Development Services/Consulting Companies - 2019

Strong, effective leadership is essential to both individual and company-wide success. Providing leadership development opportunities can increase morale, loyalty of the employees and in turn bring a leap in the organization’s revenue. Integrating effective leadership skills and learning into the current system of operations allows for the growth and lasting success of organizations.

Today, organizations find themselves trying to keep up with the constant and rapid evolvement within the workplace, mainly due to Industry 4.0 (or the fourth industrial revolution) – the current trend of automation, using data exchange and machine learning in manufacturing technologies. Leadership development is critical in order to maintain this dynamism and keep businesses relevant and profitable. In order to compete, it is crucial for companies to develop strong leaders that not only rise to meet daily challenges – but also motivate a team around them to do the same.

One of the main challenges for most of the organizations is to maintain the engagement of participants and stakeholders in leadership development. In order to help companies choose the right leadership development solution/ program, the current edition of CIOReview brings you “10 Most Promising Leadership Development Services/ Consulting Companies - 2019.” Leadership development solutions offered by these companies help organizations navigate challenging times by increasing workforce’s ability to respond rapidly in unpredictable business environments.

    Top Leadership Development Services/Consulting Companies

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    Established in 2007, LitheSpeed provides premium Agile training, consulting services & executive coaching for all sectors, i.e., from IT teams to marketing, finance, and HR departments. The company fuses Agile techniques such as XP and Scrum with Lean process expertise for speeding up the value delivery and drive business evolution. The enterprise possesses hands-on experience in helping customers design and implements end-to-end business agility solutions. The services of the company include Business Agility Consulting, Agile+Scrum Training, Agile Team Coaching, and Agile Leadership Development. The headquarters of the company are in Herndon, VA

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    At Unleashing Leaders, Scott and his practical network of “change agents” are changing the industry narrative by embedding the people and process aspects directly into the transformations typically associated with large IT system transitions. The company is on a mission to inspire an epidemic of leadership and integrity by modeling the way, partnering with its clients on four levers: strengthen their leadership teams, clarify their strategic vision and values, improve the alignment of their processes and resources, and expand the engagement of their employees

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    Beacon Training Services

    Beacon Training Services

    Beacon Training Services provides quality instructor-led, virtual, and blended off the shelf and custom training classes in the domains of Project Management (PMI Certified), Business Development, Leadership and Management, Productivity and Creativity, Communications and HR, and IT and Desktop. Its classes range from business classes to senior executive-level professional development programs. The company's expertise, dedicated staff works with the students to determine the appropriate fit of class materials and instructor. The company specializes in designing innovative, affordable training classes tailored to the students' time, budget, educational and regulatory requirements

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    Jeanne Reaves Consulting

    Jeanne Reaves Consulting

    Headquartered in Sacramento, CA, and established in 2009, Jeanne Reaves Consulting unleashes the power and knowledge of executives and senior-leadership teams to reach their highest potential. From accelerating teamwork and enhancing leadership skills to effectively managing complex board-level dynamics and structure, and navigating challenging organizational transitions, they work with the clients to help determine where they are going and the best path to get them there. The company offers a host of services such as leadership coaching, team development, board governance, and organizational consulting

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    Koya Leadership Partners

    Koya Leadership Partners

    Established in 2004 and headquartered in Boston, MA Koya Leadership Partners is a leading executive search and strategic advising firm dedicated to connecting exceptionally talented people with mission-driven clients. The company partners with nonprofits & NGOs, institutions of higher education, responsible businesses, and social enterprises in local communities and around the world. They deliver measurable results, identifying, curating, and supporting individuals who truly fit the unique culture of the clients and ensures that organizations have the strategies to support them. They bring a deep commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, vast sector crossing networks, shared passion for purpose-driven work, and relentless dedication to our clients

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    PeopleFirm

    PeopleFirm

    Established in 2008, PeopleFirm is a strategy and execution consulting company dedicated to helping companies obtain that ultimate win-win and inspire individuals driving inspiring performance. The company emphasizes on measurable outcomes, effective tools, real results, and getting people out of their seats and engaged in the growth of the company. PeopleFirm focuses on talent management, people strategy, Leadership Development, organizational performance, and change management, to help their partner with companies’ staff to build an enterprise that excels in today’s new world of work. The headquarters of the company are in Seattle, WA

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    Potential Project

    Potential Project

    Headquartered in New York and founded in 2008, the Potential Project, a leading supplier of the highest quality of Mindfulness Training world comprehensive. With trainers over the globe, the company is the only one who can offer streamlined programs to multinational companies. Simultaneously Potential Project's long experience enables them to design customized solutions to their clients big or small. The company offers a lineup of highly experienced trainers and well tested and clear programs and materials. These are the causes of their remarkable results and rapid growth. Potential Project's flexible program setups enable them to offer the programs at very cost-competitive prices

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    Skillsoft

    Skillsoft

    Skillsoft provides performance support and e-learning solutions for global enterprises, government, educational institutions, and small to medium-sized companies worldwide. The company provides corporate learning, deliver technology and engaging content that facilitates business impact for modern companies. The enterprise is comprised of solutions that support performance, learning, and success: the Percipio intelligent learning experience platform, Skillsoft learning content, and the SumTotal suite for Human Capital Management. The company provides a cloud-based corporate learning content, including videos, books, courses, and other resources on Leadership Development, Business and Management Skills, IT Skills and Certification Training, Digital Transformation, Productivity and Collaboration Tools and Compliance

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    Sundial Consulting

    Sundial Consulting

    Established in 2008, Sundial Consulting support leaders to show up as the best versions of themselves for inspiring high performing sales team achievements. The company aspires to build a secure place for teams and leaders to critically review their performance, simultaneously building trust and mutual accountability to a common objective. The company is supporting leaders and teams to comprehend openly about what they might require to perform differently individually and collaboratively to sustainably deliver maximum value to their company, their staff and their clients. The headquarters of the company is in San Francisco, California

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    The Persimmon Group

    The Persimmon Group

    Based in Tulsa, OK, The Persimmon Group, multi-disciplinary management consulting and learning company, support business leaders in resolving their intricate business issues, enhance proficiency, empower teams, and implement long-lasting sustainable improvements. The enterprise deals with challenging business problems and search for the hidden opportunities that make businesses more profitable, more efficient, and create sustainable growth. Its services range from management consulting to leadership training and executive coaching and from project management training to strategic planning. The Group has successfully assisted its customers in taking their company’s performance to the next level