Sapphire Consulting works with organizations to improve the performance of individuals and teams. Using formal assessments, we identify the factors that affect individual and organizational success. We then collaborate with clients to formulate sustainable solutions to performance issues and implement strategies to improve results.

  • ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONSULTING
  • WORKPLACE & PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENTS
  • EXECUTIVE ASSESSMENT & COACHING
  • LEADERSHIP & TEAM DEVELOPMENT
  • HUMAN RESOURCE CONSULTING
  • COACHING WORKSHOPS
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT

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What's New – Recent Press & Podcasts

Managing Remote Teams

“Look for effective communication skills,” Kimberly says, particularly writing skills... Read more here...

Improving Leadership Coaching Practice through Research

Sapphire Consulting has been accepted into the University of Central Florida's research on Effective Coaching Practices. Read more here...

Leveraging Your Emotional Intelligence

from "Career Tips and Trends" Online radio program from Appia: (June 2012)
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How to Motivate when the Money Isn’t There

May 2013 issue of Business NH Magazine, Human Resources Guide
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How to Work On Your Business While Working In It

October 2011 issue of Business NH Magazine
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Managing the Managers

From Human Resource Executive Online
Read more about the ROI of preparing managers to take over leadership roles within your organization.

From Young Gun to Top Dog

From Business NH Magazine
10 Essential Characteristics of Leaders and the Pitfalls for Young Leaders. > Read more

 

 

Upcoming Speaking Events & Training

NHADA
New Hampshire Automobile Dealers Association, Business Conference
Wednesday, November 19
Radisson Hotel Manchester.
Performance Management, Conflict Resolution and Team Building

EQi 2.0/EQ 360 Certification Training, Nashua, NH
December 4-5, 2014
8:00 am to 5:00pm
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EQi 2.0/EQ 360 Certification Training, Boston. MA
March 5-6, 2015
April 30 - May 1, 2015
June 11-12, 2015
September 17-18, 2015
December 3-4, 2015
8:00 am to 5:00pm
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Upcoming Speaking Event
"EQ and Success"

Greater Boston Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors
Boston.
Feb 11, 2015

Client Stories

A global information services company headquartered in Mumbai, India

Most managers have been promoted internally from positions as information technology (IT) specialists. Many began their careers in India and relocated to the U.S. The company needed to teach management skills to new and experienced managers with varying levels of leadership experience and to do so within a global culture that did not fit the U.S. norm assumed by typical leadership training programs.. > read more

What Our Clients Say About Us

"Jim:: Things are going well here. No less challenging and does not look to quiet down for the next 24 months. I continue to use many of the ideas that we developed over the course of our discussions. I believe based both on my interactions and feedback from others that progress is being made and the opportunity for me to provide greater added value continues to increase. I wanted you to know that I really benefited from our work together and I am greatly appreciative of your wisdom and help."
  – CFO, Large National Non-Profit

"The light humor and openness was fantastic. Kept my interest and attention focused."

"Jim  was very animated and informative, with many examples to help identify the concepts he presents."

"Very upbeat, positive speaker: aware of surroundings and the people he is dealing with."

"Excellent presenter. Jim clearly enjoys what he does!"

– Participant feedback from a recent Leadership Development Training Program for a global Manufacturing Company

 

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