Blanchard Certified provides that hands-on training so many companies are lacking, in a way that suits the needs of many businesses.”
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 8, 2010
With budget cuts, layoffs and high turnover rates, companies are struggling to keep and develop good employees. Leadership training workshops with big firms can be too costly for most smaller businesses, and up until now, there wasn’t a solid leadership development option for smaller budgets. Blanchard Certified is a new flexible and affordable online leadership development program that gives employees and managers the ability to take courses on their own schedules at a fraction of the cost of a traditional leadership development program.
The certification program leverages over 33 years of research based content The Ken Blanchard Companies provides larger companies, now accessible and affordable for smaller business. Blanchard Certified consists of three levels of study to increase skills and drive performance. Not only does it improve employees’ productivity and competence, but it also helps connect their day-to-day work to their employer’s big picture business strategy and goals. Users of the system will understand themselves and others better and develop a common language for leadership by building self leadership, leadership competencies, and communication skills.
“Our goal was to help smaller companies become more effective, from the newest employee to the most seasoned manager,” stated Executive Vice President Scott Blanchard, “Blanchard Certified provides that hands-on training so many companies are lacking, in a way that suits the needs of many businesses.”
About Blanchard Certified
Blanchard Certified is a Ken Blanchard Companies product. Ken Blanchard is one of the respected names in leadership development. In 2010, TrainingIndustry.com included Blanchard in its Top 20 Leadership Training Companies list, and Blanchard was named to the 2009 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies. For more information, visit http://www.blanchardcertified.com.
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