Training, Elearning, & Continuing Education
Do you want to develop the people in your business or organization, but need some help? The Pritchard Group can help with customized training services tailored to the needs of your employees and organization: leadership, customer service, management, problem solving, retreat facilitation, teambuilding, strategic planning, and change, time and stress management.
View a typical training design and experience here.
Our clients report outcomes of stronger work teams, more knowledgeable and skilled employees, problem solving on real issues, and improved employee abilities and skills.
A customer in the health care industry made these comments: "I truly was dreading this mandatory in-service, but the instructor always made it fun and enjoyable. I was even comfortable talking in front of my peers."
Career & Business Consultations
"If you don't know where you are going, you will not know when or if you get there." from Alice in Wonderland
Want to articulate clear goals for your company or department? Can't seem to get projects out the door? We support strategic planning, operations improvement, or project or program management in helping organizations be effective and efficient.
Our clients identify these outcomes:
- Clear priorities with focused employee action
- Better use of human and fiscal resources
- Improved decision making and communication
- Increased business growth.
Our customers have said: "Very positive experience. . . . Helpful because it increased my understanding. Excellent, professionally done; well thought out. . . One of the best teambuilding experiences of my career!"
Coaching for Business & Life
Sometimes individuals, employees or teams need specialized one-on-one focused objective feedback to help in setting and achieving goals. Our coaching services begin with assessment, move to goal setting, and provide support in the journey. We can provide
- Customized face to face or e-learning delivery
- Team assessments and development
- Assessment for leadership, career or management staff
- Executive and individual career or life coaching
Coaching client's comments:
"You gave me the encouragement to believe and act.
As soon as I saw this newly formed organization announced in the media,
I knew it was what I had to do. I was on the phone immediately.
By that afternoon, I was on my way in.
Previously I would never had made the cold call."
Across the Globe: Career Trainings and Consultations
As an NCDA Master Trainer, Dr. Pritchard provides customized NCDA trainings, including Facilitating Career Development, which leads to several NCDA credentials and another non NCDA credential. Dr. Pritchard served for 12 years on her local WIB, as well as designing and delivering training and consulting extensively with workforce units across the country. Dr. Pritchard has worked for the Department of Justice in delivering training to law enforcement individuals. Previously, she was a college teacher for undergraduate and graduate career courses. She has contracted with numerous groups to deliver training to workforce staff. In addition, she managed a University’s career center as well as academic advising services, receiving national recognition for programs under both career and academic advising services.
Dr. Pritchard’s doctoral dissertation was ground breaking research and explored hiring practices of small businesses. It was recognized as such by the National Association of Colleges and Employers. Her doctoral studies included a cognate in career management. In addition, she has also had a leadership role in the design of NCDA’s new Facilitating Career Development curriculum and NCDA’s new credentials. View an NCDA FCD Training course in action!
Dr. Pritchard has delivered career training internationally, including Taiwan, Peru, Colombia, Vietnam, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Singapore, Micro Asia, Malaysia, China, Russia, Uganda, and Japan and nearly every state in the US. She has presented at international career conferences in China, Taiwan, Philippines, and Australia. Click here to learn about Dr. Pritchard's career international development and training work.