Canada Leadership Training Expert
Unfortunately, Gallup studies indicate that only about one in 10 people possess the talent to manage in a way that significantly improves a company's performance. Besides the 1 in 10 with the talent, another two in 10 people show some characteristics of basic managerial talent and can perform at a high level if their company invests in coaching and developmental plans for them. The Impact: combined, they contribute about 48% higher profit to their companies than average managers do, Gallup finds.
Unfortunately, most training is money wasted: it is estimated that only 20-30% of all training is actually used on-the-job one month after it is taken. This means that most training is ineffective, poorly planned and implemented.
Crestcom training is different: it creates lasting behavioral change, and measurable impact on revenues, productivity, and costs. On average, participants say the ROI exceeds 640%. Why? It's largely our unique process. For over 30 years Crestcom has been developing managers into leaders with our award winning program, The Bullet Proof Manager. The proven methodology will enable your leaders to develop the 10 key leadership core competencies while implementing regular action plans resulting in a measurable ROI.
WHAT WE DO:
We help business leaders achieve their strategic initiatives and key goals through interactive leadership development that produces real results.
WHO WE ARE:
Crestcom is a leadership development company in over 60 countries for over 30 years. Over 25,000 companies, including hundreds in Ontario, have relied on us to develop their teams and over 1,000,000 leaders worldwide have benefited from our proprietary Bullet Proof Manager program.
HOW WE ARE DIFFERENT:
Over 12 months in live-facilitated sessions, we train 24 strategic core competencies in an interactive environment. Participants create relevant monthly action plans reviewed in monthly debriefs. Our process results in long-term behavioral change while holding participants accountable to measurable results. 98% of the participants enrolled in Bullet Proof Manager training have said it met or exceeded their expectations.
WHO IS MIKE CRAIG:
Mike is an accomplished business executive, having led two companies with full P&L responsibility, including president of AGFA Graphic Systems Canada, with extensive experience in functional senior executive positions in business to business and business to consumer organizations. Currently, Mike is President of Synergy Work Solutions Inc., an authorized licensee with Crestcom International, a global leader in management and leadership development. Since 2005, Mike, as the principal consultant with Synergy Work Solutions Inc, has acted as a coach, consultant, and strategic advisor helping businesses improve their numbers by increasing execution of top priorities, and their capability to produce consistent, superior results.
Besides being an award winning group chairman with the world’s largest CEO peer membership organization, Mike also has thousands of hours of practical application in one-on-one and group executive coaching and consulting situations.
Mike values contribution to the business and social fabric in his community, and spent many years coaching youth basketball. He currently serves on the Food Bank board of Directors and chairs their Capital Campaign Fundraising initiative, and Programs committee.
He has also served on Ryerson University’s Advisory board with the School of Graphic Communications Management, the Toronto Business Development Centre, a global leader in business incubation, the Alzheimer’s Society, Peace Ranch, and Dufferin Child and Family Services boards of directors.
Mike and his wife Mary live in the greater Toronto area, and have two thriving young adult children.
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