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Be Life Changing

Be Life Changing

In an interview with Steve Johnson, Chief Operating Officer of Ferox Consulting, a Grand Rapids based IT firm, part of the Huizenga Group, he shared the personal benefits of working with PSG. His Answer: It was Life-Changing.

Can an Assessment Tool Really Save Your Life?

After eight months of not feeling well and requesting a second opinion, Chris and I found ourselves stunned, speechless, and physically ill when we heard the diagnosis that it was Stage Four throat cancer. Leading up to this, my husband had a constant sore throat; he...
Stress: One of Four Key Leadership Issues of the Decade

Stress: One of Four Key Leadership Issues of the Decade

Reducing work-related stress could very well top the list of priorities for leaders and managers in the coming year. Work-related stress distracts, rather than adds to mission fulfillment. Too much stress robs organizations of their ability to innovate, think...
It’s All about Relationships

It’s All about Relationships

As I write this, I am thinking about celebrating the 31 years that I will be married to Chris on September 1, 2014. I am proud of our marriage. It has taken energy and effort, and I am proud of that. In the most recent years our marriage has focused on Ephesians...

When highly productive teams are essential

Case Study: Reformed Church in America Challenge In anticipation of great staff turnover (51% of staff in less than three years), and with moving from a more traditional reporting style to matrix management where all staff would work in teams, the RCA leadership began...

When you have committed to change the way you do things

Case Study: Ottawa County Challenge For city and county governments, the stakes of a bad hire are extremely significant. Solution PSG introduced the County of Ottawa to the Kolbe RightFit™ for selecting new hires. For the county, the Kolbe System™ represents the...

When you’re ready to reimagine team dynamics

Case Study: America’s SBDC formerly MiSBTDC Challenge Collaboration amongst consultants from different regional branches and between our GR based headquarters and a field of offices across the state is critical, and yet it is a constant challenge due to the vast...

When an entire congressional district is counting on you

Case Study: Congressman Huizenga Challenge With most small businesses, you get to add new members one at a time as your business grows.  As the newly elected U. S. Congressman in Michigan’s second district, I needed to go from a staff of 0 to 18 in a nanosecond....