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Traditional management consulting services can be more than you need or can consume or can afford.   My affordable and convenient services provide a bite size combination  of Online Assessments +  OnlineTool Sets + Virtual Coaching.  This support is based on my 20 years of leadership and organization effectiveness experience at leading high-tech companies.  Many of the assessments and tools come from the $1M - $2M best practice programs I led in my career.      All Assessments        Sample Of Tools        How It Works Video


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My service will help you identify what to do and I help you focus, sequence and orchestrate your improvement or change effort.  

I provide convenient and affordable support working virtually at convenient times for you including weekends.

 "Neil helped me accelerate the process to accomplish a successful company turn-around.
He kept me pointed in the right direction and didn't allow the process to stall.
President and CEO - NCD Inc.

Neil's coaching helped me create a practical, well-aligned New Product Process that is
increasing project visibility, predictability and teamwork across the organization."
CEO - Candera, Inc

Why Use An Outside Resource?

  • You get to talk confidentially and openly about your challenges
  • It is really difficult to see the blind spots in how things are operating
  • You get a catalyst to dig deeper and move from information to action
  • You more quickly get your effort focused, sequenced and orchestrated
  • You quickly get deep insights and more options to pick the right solution
  • You do not have the time or expertise to figure out what to do and how to do it
  • You get objective views and suggestions from your entire organization or project
  • You can get more engagement and input from your staff when using external resources

"Neil's executive coaching and tools for aligning and managing change
was key to helping us reduce our global product costs by 20%."
General Manager - Adaptec, Inc

"Neil's coaching helped me increase employee engagement
and productivity 15% within two months."
Chief Of Staff - Mockingbird, Inc.

Why Work With Me?

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My Best Practices programs have achieved over$75M of benefits and been implemented by over 50,000 managers and professionals.  I have consulted to or led major initiatives focused on the improvement of product development, productivity, quality management, customer service, IT system deployment and technical organization design. I have 15 years of management consulting experience with high tech and medical system companies. So I am uniquely equipped to advise and coach executives and managers in technical groups like engineering, IT and product management.  I know your language and can relate to your challenges.

How We Work Together
Through my coaching we will get crystal clear on what the issue is, its impact and the challenges you have. Then I can recommend the right improvement assessments and customize them to best fit your situation. Using the assessment results I can then recommend the right improvement tools and any customization needed and coach you on how to use them.

We can do a short Jump Start coaching process for a specific issue.

Assessments Tool Sets Coaching Process

 Or we can do a series of sessions providing on-going support
as you design and implement the change or improvement.

On going Manager Support

 "As the new VP of Engineering, it was vitally important I learn quickly what was working well and what was not.
Neil was very effective in helping me surface hidden issues and recommend practical actions to address them."
VP Engineering -  Candera, Inc.

“Neil greatly strengthened my leadership communications and executive impact.”
Sr. Engineering Manager - Google

Assessments & Tool Sets With Coaching
These best practice assessments and tools can jump-start your project, accelerate progress, avoid pitfalls and learn faster!

 About The Assessments Survey Icon
Each online assessment survey contains Best Practices based questions and answers choices
The surveys are a fast and efficient way to gain mission-critical insights across an organization.
They help you quickly identify strengths and gaps, root causes, disconnects, and breakdowns.
They can surface the best improvement opportunities and even in priority order.
They "teach" best practices quickly to strengthen leadership and succes

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There are 10 Tool Sets available that are focused on a specific goal
Each Tool Set below contains 20 to 50 Best Practices expertise documents.

Best practices are based on $1M to $2M Best Practice global research programs.
Most tools are one page models minimizing reading and digestion time.
All documents are fully customizable MS PPT, Word and Excel files.

If you would like to see and get use of some tools,
I am happy to provide them to you at no charge.
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Tools + Coaching, just schedule here


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Neil's Bio

As a Leader Success Coach, Neil has helped over 350 executives, managers and professionals make themselves and their groups more successful. In his high-tech corporate roles he held Director level Business Transformation positions at VMware, Amazon Lab126, and Cisco Systems.  He also held VP Leadership Development positions at GE and USF&G.  Neil has MBA and BS Electrical Engineering degrees and is a Certified Leadership Coach.

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Leader Coach and Career Coach serving San Jose California, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Northern California and the surrounding areas.