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We are grateful for all of our wonderful clients and their kind words.  Please email us with any questions or additional information you’d like about the work we have done.

Senior Director

"Their ability to understand complex situations has helped me take effective action...."

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Director – Americas Controlling & SME

"The Piras Group has helped me think strategically about my direction, team and organization...."

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Silicon Valley Organization Team Leader

"The Piras Group is able to apply coaching to different management levels, problems and cultures. ..."

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Chief Marketing Officer

"The Piras Group offers practical advice that is useful and impactful...."

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Senior Vice President, Human Resource

"A great thought partner that can get things done by helping formulate my own thinking...."

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Team Leader

"The Piras Group helped me to be a more effective leader...."

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Associate Director, Clinical Operations

"The Piras Group helped me develop the ability to coach others and listen more effectively...."

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Managing Director Finance

"The Piras Group will look for the good in their clients and help them grow professionally...."

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Senior Associate Director

"The Piras Group coaching provided guidance in getting to the answers needed..."

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Director, Aviation Management

"The Piras Group provided me with strengths and developmental areas..."

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Laurie McDonough Associate Director Development Programs at Stanford (OOD)

"Roxanne allowed me to find the answers I was looking for...."

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Rahela J Abbas, Director of Donor Relations, Stanford University, Office of Development

"You did a great job of presenting material, keeping the pace going but also reading the team and the room...."

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Liz Gardner

"Peter Gaarn conducted a thorough assessment of our center's structure and operations..."

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Paul Dowling, Jeppesen

"Having The Piras Group work with my teams and introduce DiSC profiling to all levels of the organization has given us all a new language to use...."

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Blake McConnell, VP, Symantec Corporation

"Therese Lenk delivered a high quality change management workshop to my team that was amazing...."

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Ameya Talwalkar, Director of Development, Security, Symantec Corporation

"Carol's 360 assessment was spot on in identifying a couple blind spots for me to improve upon..."

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Laura Rosensweig, Stanford University Leadership and Development

"I wanted to thank you for the great job you did this morning with the first Employee trainings at the GSB. Your preparation for the event was excellent...."

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Ron Hori, President, Beauty & Anti-Aging Inc.

"Your workshops on entrepreneurial leadership provided valuable insights...."

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Mark Michael, Executive VP and General Counsel 3Com Corporation

"we accelerated development of an innovative, long-term strategy including defining a new service model, leveraged my role as senior leader more effectively, scaled our financial model and renewed the energy and spirit of the team. ..."

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William Coker, Director, E-Commerce, 3Com Corporation

"Within days after our team offsite, a new level of commitment to quality processes and results was restored. ..."

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John Kenny, Executive Vice President, Supply Chain and Distribution, 3Com Corporation

"The off-sites with my executive team and extended management team have been remarkably successful. ..."

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Margaret Au, Senior Program Manager, HP

"In short, she has really changed my outlook on how I manage my career, for the better..."

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Sergei Pacht, Environmental Coordinator, JDSU Corporate EHS

"I find it easier to positively influence my colleagues, making my job easier and more enjoyable...."

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Larry T Wright, Executive VP for Government Services Booz, Allen & Hamilton

"We created a new vision, needed buy-in, set clear strategy, and managed the development of the new business with minimal turnover during the first year..."

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Farhana Huq, Ashoka Fellow, Founder and CEO, CEO Women

"Her thoughtful approach and frank advice has helped me manage to retain happy and extremely committed team members who support the mission and vision of our organization. ..."

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Diane Ueberle, Group Marketing Manager, Intuit Inc.

"If you have the chance to work with Therese as a coach or any capacity, your experience will be life changing..."

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Amy Gonzalez, Western Region Director, Women Unlimited

"It isn’t easy to “wow” our senior leaders, but this team invariably delivers! ..."

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Les Taylor Coaching Center of Excellence Leadership and Employee Development, Symantec Corporation

"It was amazing to see how quickly the team shifted into a higher gear and started functioning at a level of performance that wasn’t there before..."

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VP, Sales Operations, Telecommunications Industry

"Carol offered valuable insight, helped me monitor my progress, and kept me on track with the goals I set for myself. I am extremely thankful for her time, organization, perspective, and commitment to our partnership in building a successful professional an..."

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Director, Product Marketing, High Technology Silicon Valley Company

"I appreciate the learnings and personal observations from the process I went through with Carol and will be something I can continue to apply in any future role..."

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Director, High Tech Company

"As a direct result of Carol’s coaching, I am a more effective team member, boss and colleague...."

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Director, Corporate Communications, High Tech Company

"Top Qualities: Personable, Expert, High Integrity..."

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VP, Marketing and BD, High Technology Company

"Carol did a fantastic job in analyzing areas that were important to focus on, and then developing specific plans and measurements to address those areas...."

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VP Human Resources, Telecommunications Company

"Carol’s organization prevailed in the RFP process on multiple projects. ..."

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Bob Overby, Managing Director, Jeppesen

"Carol and Sara are two of the best consultants we have worked with..."

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Senior Manager, Marketing Operations

"Her ability to remain accepting, neutral and non-judgmental during the process and her ability to help me discover answers for myself versus providing me with the answers were an asset to my growth..."

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Sr. HR Director, Hi Tech company

"The Piras Group staff helped us focus on what we really needed and wanted to know..."

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Director, Strategy Development, Technology

"As a team, we are now more successful in getting to a desired outcome and the team feels more empowered in the process with results...."

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Executive Vice President, Supply Chain and Distribution

"The off-sites with my executive team and extended management team have been remarkably successful..."

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Senior Director, Global Operations, Technology

"Her consultations were inspiring, insightful and encouraging…..."

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Sr HR Director, Biotech and High Technology, Fortune 500

"She produces great results that are high quality..."

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Senior HR Director, Semiconductor Company

"She is a phenomenal leadership coach and mentor as well as a dynamic speaker..."

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General Manager, High Technology

"My experience with The Piras Group and Carol has been tremendously positive...."

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Senior Manager, Biotech Company

"Carol’s coaching is directly responsible for getting me to the next level in my career..."

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Director, Business Development, High Technology

"Carol is quick at diagnosing the root causes of problems, ensuring that you fully understand them..."

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Kevin C., Stanford University

"You were a big hit with my team..."

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Terry Wood, VP, Work Place Solutions, JDSU

"The off-site was well organized, well delivered and although intensive, was enjoyable and rewarding...."

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