Boost Your Leader Success

"Neil greatly improved my ability to interact with other senior managers
and strengthened my leadership skills and executive impact."

VP Engineering

"Given his high tech executive experience, Neil is uniquely suited
to advisor Silicon Valley exectives and managers."

Director Product Management

Neil’s spot on feedback helped me navigate challenging situations
and build critical relationships with senior managers and the C-suite."

Director - Global Communications

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What Are Your Goals?

What you want to accomplish requires "extra strength" leadership power on your part. These are the some of the leadership strategies and skills I often develop with managers through my guidance practice.

Executive Impact
  • Executive Presence
  • Executive Engagement
  • Executive Influence
  • Executive Presentations
  • Emotional Intelligence
Manager Power
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Leader vs. Manager Skills
  • Influencing Key Players
  • Leading Improvements
  • Communicate With Power
Initiative Management
  • Selling Proposals
  • Leading Change
  • Aligning Executives
  • Inspiring Followers
  • Stakeholder Engagement
Group Performance
  • Group Excellence Vision
  • Group Value Add Clarity
  • Group - Strategy Alignment
  • Group Cohesion Building
  • Group Structure Redesign

How I Help You

I will give you powerful tools that provide deep insights about what you are dealing and how to move ahead. 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.

This article tells you the things to look for and the
questions to ask to get the right advisor for you.

Selecting The Right Advisor

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.