Professional Development

Professional development is the gaining of skills and knowledge. It is not only personally gratifying but it helps in career advancement and organizational productivity. Professional development can be completed as an organization, individually, virtually, and self-paced. It involves a commitment of time and an openness and eagerness to grow professionally.

Organizations look for continuous improvement to increase the productivity of their staff and reach common goals. One way to accomplish this is through individual professional development. The opportunity to be a peak performer is rewarding. Participating in sessions such as supervision, leadership, problem solving and decision-making, team building, communication, and managing people will enable employees to become more proficient to carry out their assigned tasks.

Why bring a subject matter expert to your location?

Many organizations offer individuals the opportunity to attend “learning” events. Bringing a professional on site is an option because it enables employees an opportunity to hear the same information so the concepts can be shared and implemented. Some of the benefits are:

  • Shared knowledge base for everyone attending
  • The ability to understand the material individually and as a group
  • Helps employees reach individual professional development goals
  • Increases managerial and supervisory skills
  • No travel expenses for individuals

 

What KM Consulting and Training Connection will contribute

  • Participant manual with exercises, templates, and check lists
  • Comfortable learning experience
  • Hands on information that has a successful track record of implementation in the “real world”

As a result of taking a professional development session you will have

  • Proven information to help you be more successful professionally
  • The organization will be able to “play off the same sheet of music” in the areas of accountability, communication, supervisory and management skills.

Click here for a sample list of workshops

For more information please contact us:

Phone: 512-515-0580
Fax: 512-515-0590
E-mail: Kathleen McCleskey

E-mail: Bob McCleskey

About Kathleen McCleskey

Kathleen McCleskey has developed and presented workshops to over 13,000 participants. These workshops included participants from diverse backgrounds, education, nationality and heritage. The workshops she delivered were conducted in the United States, Egypt, Micronesia, Spain, Germany, Holland, Korea, Canada, Thailand, Japan, and Belgium.

Kathleen has a Masters of Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland.