Springboard Academy Completes Program Expansion
The Springboard Academy, a Seattle-based professional development company that helps men and women accelerate their career success, today announced its full line-up of workshops and programs for 2012. In addition to programs for individuals, the Springboard Academy, formerly GoGirl Academy, now offers development programs for businesses, focusing on business developers, future leaders, high-performance team members, and others.
“We’ve developed our curriculum based on years of business experience, and we see tangible results with our clients as they take on more responsibility within their companies, gain promotions and achieve higher levels of success,” said Margo Myers, Executive Director. “Now we offer more targeted programs to help businesses get the results they want.”
The Springboard Academy offers multi-week programs and workshops, including those aimed at the:
- High Performer – increases effectiveness, leadership and communication skills within internal teams.
- Business Developer – develops presentation and networking skills needed for employees with high visibility in the community.
- Developing Leader – prepares high potential individuals for future leadership opportunities within the organization.
- Personal Coaching – one-on-one coaching for high potential employees in line for promotion.
“All of these programs are designed to teach people the tactical skills needed for success that you don’t learn anywhere else,” said Tom Eckmann, Chairman. “You can be technically proficient, but we’ve found that employees with these added skills advance in the workplace more rapidly.”The Springboard Academy holds classes at their offices in south Seattle, and also conducts programs on site. Faculty consists of career coaches, successful corporate executives, media professionals, image consultants, best-selling authors and community leaders.