Leadership & Management Custom Training

Skills training at your workplace or on campus

Two men standing in front of a team of people as they sit and listen to her giving a presentation We provide customized programs that develop the skills of your leaders and managers. Choose a program tailored to your team for a great value—lower in cost per person than sending individuals to a training, and made to meet your specific needs. We begin with an assessment to understand your goals. Depending on your needs, we may design a completely new program or modify an existing one.


On-site or on-campus

Let us come to you! Whether you’re in Wisconsin or nearby, we can bring most of our programs to you. We also have a variety of on-campus venues to serve you. UW–Madison is at the center of a vibrant mid-sized city surrounded by lakes and filled with many options for dining, shopping and tourism.


Special retreats

In addition to our regular programs, we can create special team building and strategic planning retreats for your group.


On-site and customizable program topics

Leadership Development

Leading people and teams

  • Challenging conversations
  • Change management
  • Conflict resolution
  • Communication styles, DiSC and MBTI ™
  • Effective workplace communication
  • Emotional intelligence; basic and advanced
  • Employee engagement and empowerment
  • Ethical organizations and decisions
  • Feedback and coaching
  • Listening skills
  • Managing virtual teams
  • Mission, vision, and values
  • Organizational culture
  • Servant leadership
  • Strategic thinking and planning
  • Strengths discovery
  • Team building

Diversity and Inclusion

  • Cultural competency
  • Culture of civility and respect
  • Discrimination and harassment
  • Facilitating cross-cultural teams

Business Management

Managing work processes

  • Customer service
  • Decision making
  • Effective meetings
  • Negotiation skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Project planning and management
  • Stress management and resilience
  • Time management
  • Workplace writing skills

Human Resources, Training & Development

  • Effective workshops
  • Human resource management overview
  • Performance review systems
  • Staffing and workforce planning
  • Train the trainer