BizSIG ~ Leading Innovation – Entry and Contracting!

  • 01/11/2016
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Webster University, 32 Discovery, Irvine CA 92618


  • Registration code is required.
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  • You are an affiliate if you are a member of one of these organizations: ATD-LA, ATD-IE, ATD-SD, ISPI-OC, ISPI-LA.

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Have you ever created or delivered a program which, although well received by the intended audience, you had to change or cancel all together because management failed to see the value? Unfortunately, this is an exhausting challenge many of us face in the learning and development field every day. Whether you are an internal practitioner or an external learning consultant, influence within business consulting skills are a critical tool to help you avoid this fatiguing uphill value battle.

Join us for December’s BIZ SIG where you will enhance your ability to:

  • Sharpening you consulting skills.
  • Learn about influence without authority to get the value and impact of your programs heard.
  • Leverage your power to guide stakeholders to gain alignment in learning plans.

Come to the BizSIG and experience the value to your career from consulting and applying methods from Peter Block’s book Flawless Consulting Flawless: A Guide to Getting Your Expertise Used.


  • 10:00-12:00 Program
  • 12:00-1:00 Networking Event

This is part of a bigger effort, developing your ability to understand all aspects of an internal (or external) consulting project, leveraging Peter Block’s methodology. Click here to learn more about how this fits in to the larger picture and about other opportunities to come in 2016!

About the Facilitators:

Jeffrey Hansler, author of Sell Little Red Hen! Sell! published in eleven languages, is a consultant and educator. An expert at organizational development, leadership, and persuasive communication, he is well versed in our industry with extensive consulting experience in construction, healthcare, government, tech, manufacturing, and service.

Lydia Schimmelpfenig, MA, M.Ed. is CEO of TEAMsmarts which helps leaders and teams collaborate for better results, more engaged employees, and results driven strategic-thinking. She is an Affiliate for Designed Learning, A Peter Block Company.


10:00 to 12:00    Meeting

12:00 to 1:00      Networking Session
                            (food will be provided)

Event pricing….

There is always event pricing for the BizSIG. Part of the money supports the chapter, part is compensation for our speakers, and part is used for special events and catering.

  • BizSIG members: $10 (you must be logged in and use your special BizSIG code to access this rate)
  • ATD-OC members and affiliates: $20
  • Non-members: $30

For information on becoming a BizSIG member, click here.

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