Boost Your Career Success


"Neil was fantastic in helping me envision my career journey
and make a career shift to get me on the way."

Bob S. - Senior Product Manager

"Neil really helped me focus my job pursuit. With his coaching
I got the job I wanted and even a better offer with 20% more salary."

Sandra R. - Engineering Leader

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What Are Your Goals?

These are the some of the things I can help you do through my guidance.

  • Plan Your Career
  • Get A Better Job
  • Make A Job Role Shift
  • Make An Industry Shift
  • Get Promoted Sooner
  • Reenergize Your Career
  • Get Better Reviews/Raises
  • Transition Well To A New Role
  • Increase Executive Influence
  • Strengthen Leadership Skills

How I Help You

I will give you powerful tools that provide deep insights about who you are, your talents, your strengths and your passions so you can get in the right situation to leverage them for your success. You can trust me to give you direct feedback on what you are doing that is getting in the way and help you shift away from that. See me as your thought partner who will stimulate your thinking and creativity. I will also help you check and examine assumptions that are blocking you or misdirecting you.

High Tech Experience

In my Director roles throughout my high tech career, I led initiatives focused on product development improvement, IT system deployment, technical organization redesigns and technical leader development. Earlier in my career, I was an electronics system design engineer and customer engineer.  So I am uniquely effective when guidance executives and managers in technical groups like engineering, IT and product management.  I know your language and job challenges. This enables me to better increase your value-add messaging, impact and influence.

Let's talk about your goals and challenges
so I can give you some suggestions.

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Neil's Bio

As a Leader & Organization Success Advisor, Neil has helped over 350 executives and managers at 90 companies improve their group's performance, leadership impact and career advancement.  Starting as a design engineer and customer engineer,  his career evolved to VP Leadership Development positions at GE and USF&G and Director Business Transformation positions at VMware, Amazon Lab126, and Cisco Systems. Neil has MBA and BS Electrical Engineering degrees and is a Certified Leadership Advisor.

Better Transitions | San Jose CA

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