Who We Are

“The most serious mistakes are not being made as a result of wrong answers. The truly dangerous thing is asking the wrong question.”

– Peter Drucker

We bring 50+ collective years of experience to the table, where we roll up our sleeves in true partnership fashion to help your business thrive. We challenge you to view your organization in ways you may have never expected, ask questions you may not know you need to ask, provide you with powerful data, analysis and summary reports, share our expertise, and build a true collaboration that will help further your business or program success.

Laura Sharon, M.A.

Laura Sharon, M.A.

Laura Sharon, MA, ACC

Ms. Laura Sharon is a seasoned performance improvement consultant and professional coach with more than 25 years of professional experience. She has an extensive background and expertise in the areas of front-end performance analysis and assessment, leadership development, organizational change, business process improvement, interpersonal communications, and training design and delivery. She has led a variety of organizational development projects for county, state, and federal government, as well as private sector and non-profit organization clients, and also has expertise in the area of program research and evaluation, executive meeting design and facilitation, chronic disease prevention and health promotion, and human behavior change.

Ms. Sharon earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Connecticut College and her Master’s Degree in Health Education from the University of Maryland. Ms. Sharon also holds a Master’s Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University, is Kirkpatrick Four Levels® Evaluation Program certified and is a Certified Coach.

Her professional memberships include the American Society for Training and Development and the International Coach Federation. In addition Ms. Sharon has received numerous performance excellence awards throughout her career.

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Laura is a Kirkpatrick Certified Professional.

International Coach Federation, Associate Certified Coach (ACC)

Partners

Training Pros

TrainingPros partners with Fortune 1000 companies to provide highly qualified human performance professionals on a contract basis. TrainingPros is committed to providing the right fit, the first time, in the areas of organization development, instructional design, training delivery and technical writing . Unlike other consulting or staffing companies that are “a mile wide and an inch deep,” TrainingPros specializes in providing human performance experts who have expertise in organizational development, instructional design, training development, training delivery and facilitation, technical writing and editing, change management, project management and human resources.Learn More

ORI

ORI provides market research and business intelligence solutions that help organizations plan, grow, compete, and measure performance more effectively. We combine traditional research best practices with new cutting edge research solutions to help our clients increase organizational efficiency, save time and money and strengthen outcomes for clients/stakeholders. Specifically, we help our clients segment target audiences and understand key drivers of behavior, test resonance and effectiveness of new content and offerings, and benchmark/track overall client needs and satisfaction levels.Learn More

The Lingo For Life

Steve Stilwell helps professionals advance their careers and improve personal relationships by enhancing their communication skills. A member of the International Coach Federation (ICF) and certified through the “Coach Training Alliance,” an ICF accredited training program, Steve specializes in communications. He also is a certified instructor of the SpeakersTrainingCamp®, and a mentor with WomenUNLIMITED, a leading national organization supporting high potential women in corporations and government.Learn More

Patricia Hilton Applied Arts

Patricia Hilton works in group settings, contributing to the transformation of organizations through promoting and using collaborative tools, systematic management approaches, and interactive facilitation and training techniques. Her principal areas of expertise are in facilitation and graphical facilitation of planning and training sessions focused on performance excellence; and planning, budgeting, and managing interactive training programs and workshops. In addition, she has provided coaching, support and technical assistance to a large cadre of volunteers.Learn More

Amy Organizes

Amy Organizes provides physical organization, digital organization and process improvement services for commercial and home office environments. One-on-one time is dedicated to assisting clients organize all aspects of their office to achieve a greater sense of control and to improve productivity. This is a collaborative process and is customized to the unique circumstances and styles of the clients; time management recommendations are included as needed. Amy Organizes uses industry standard practices as well as improvises to meet and exceed the client’s expectations.Send Email

KMA Copywriting

For more than 29 years, Kim Murphy, owner of KMA Copywriting, has specialized in writing and producing results-oriented materials. From print presentations to training programs to web content, her work can help you to inspire others – to act, to think, to buy, to click, to join, to learn, to perform. Kim has provided services to numerous Fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations, as well as many government agencies. Kim also has extensive experience in proposal writing for business-to-business and Federal Government sales.Send Email