Affiliations

Our Network and Affiliations

Vision Quest Consulting maintains ongoing relationships with the leading global associations for leadership, training, coaching and personal development. These affiliations allow us to be at the forefront of research and best practices in leadership development. In turn, we provide clients with the best and most effective leadership programs. We have both founded and served as directors on the boards of many of the world’s premier executive coaching and leadership development think tanks and communities.

Vision Quest Consulting Affiliations:

  • Founding members of the International Coach Federation (the largest membership of certified coaches in the world)
  • Founding members of the International Executive Coaching Summit
  • Founding members of the International Consortium of Coaching in Organizations
  • Human Resources Planning Society
  • Human Resources Learning Forum
  • American Society of Training and Development (ASTD)
  • Harvard University Insight Initiative
  • Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School
  • The Newfield Network
  • New Ventures West
  • Coaching Training Institute (CTI)
  • Founding members of Conversation Among Executive Coaching Masters (CAMalot)
  • The Booth Company
  • Global Institute of Leadership Development
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What Makes Us Different

The Vision Quest Consulting team is unique in the marketplace:

We are executives ourselves.

  • We have more than 20 years of experience developing executives, managers, high potential leaders and teams
  • We are master level and certified executive coaches and trainers
  • We are current and former corporate executives. We have served as leaders of critical company functions; members of corporate boards, and Human Resources business partners. We have founded companies and served as CEOs.
  • We are true business partners. We have experience across many industries including:
    • Healthcare
    • Insurance
    • Financial Services
    • Professional Services
    • Technology (Networking, Hardware, Software, Cloud Computing, Storage)
    • Telecommunications
    • Consumer Products
    • Education
    • Publishing
    • Aerospace and Defense
    • Manufacturing
    • Legal Services
  • Our own leadership presence, combined with our passion for developing leadership skills in others, inspires organizations to work with us and learn from us
  • We are objective, reliable and confidential thought partners and sounding boards

Our leadership programs are sustainable and life-changing

After working with us, our clients discover new talents, new potential and new ways to use their presence and leadership more effectively.

  • We change behavior. We teach and reinforce new and untapped leadership skills. Participants approach business and personal challenges with new mindsets and new abilities
  • By providing a holistic suite of training, coaching and facilitation, we ensure that leadership skills are not only taught but are also reinforced through accountability to one’s coach, one’s manager, one’s colleagues and one’s organization as a whole. Our results are lasting
  • We have changed the professional and personal lives of thousands of individuals

We guarantee results

We guarantee positive change in leadership effectiveness, communication and overall business results

  • We are dedicated to driving performance
  • For each client engagement, we customize all our leadership programs to reflect client culture, environment and needs. From organizational nuances to cultural hurdles to individual styles and personalities, the solutions we provide are designed specifically to help employees solve challenges and drive business results
  • We develop life-long relationships with our clients that extend beyond our engagements

Vision Quest Consulting is based in the Boston area, with a team of leadership consultants, coaches and trainers throughout the United States, Europe and Canada.

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Programs & Services

Vision Quest Consulting builds leadership competencies in individuals and teams through behavioral change. By providing a holistic suite of leadership training, executive coaching, personal development, team building and group facilitation, we ensure that leadership skills are not only taught but are also reinforced through accountability to one’s self, one’s coach, one’s manager, one’s colleagues and one’s organization as a whole. Our leadership development programs are tailored to reflect a company’s needs and challenges and empower individuals and teams to achieve desired business outcomes. Our personal development programs help individuals discover their talents, get past their own roadblocks and incorporate their gifts into their personal and professional lives.

Our Offerings

Common Business Challenges

Organizational Changes

  • Rapid business growth
  • Organizational restructuring
  • Mergers or the acquisition of another organization
  • Developing new lines of business / business expansion

Addressing Individual / Team Dynamics

  • Counterproductive behavior
  • Communication challenges, including conflict resolution and giving feedback
  • Ineffective interpersonal skills
  • Team alignment issues
  • Impacts of silos, including communication among functional areas and/or senior management team members

Long-Term Strategy

  • Staffing the right leadership team to achieve specific business results
  • Succession planning
  • A focus on management effectiveness
  • Retention and talent development efforts, including a strong desire to develop high potential individuals into future leaders
  • Interest in developing women leaders through women’s initiatives and women’s diversity and inclusion programs

Common Individual Challenges

  • Determining what’s most important, and aligning one’s day-to-day life and work with one’s core values
  • Identifying one’s gifts and talents and finding the best way to use them
  • Managing up, influencing key stakeholders and navigating politics
  • Getting out of one’s own way and taking action
  • Developing confidence in oneself and inspiring the confidence of others

For more information on how Vision Quest Consulting can help, contact us

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About Us

What We Do

Vision Quest Consulting helps organizations develop effective leaders to mobilize employees, align teams, meet corporate goals and successfully grow companies over time. We help individuals better understand and capitalize on their strengths, manage their weaknesses, incorporate their core values, inspire the confidence of others, and increase their overall effectiveness.

How We Do It

We focus on behavioral change. We teach and reinforce behaviors that directly impact corporate performance and individual effectiveness, and develop and enhance those leadership skills through a holistic approach:

What to Expect

We guarantee results in individual leadership effectiveness, team development and the attainment of organizational goals.

Vision Quest Consulting is based in the Boston area, with a team of leadership consultants, coaches and trainers throughout the United States, Europe and Canada.

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