Testimonials and Clients

Testimonials

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"...by far the most impressive training package I have ever encountered..."

"The team, course content, and delivery were all excellent.  This is by far the most impressive training package I have ever encountered for the (financial services) industry.  Congratulations." — Senior Executive, Chase Bank

"Your creative skills, follow through, concern for the customer’s satisfaction, and work ethic are extraordinary..."

"Your creative skills, follow through, concern for the customer’s satisfaction, and work ethic are extraordinary.  I credit you with keeping us on target, and allowing me to sleep!"  — VP Training, GE Capital

"The best overall measures of success we’ve ever seen..."

"The best overall measures of success we’ve ever seen. The program went very well. The exercises really worked.  It did just what we needed.  The client was ecstatic.  Your enthusiasm and energy for what you do rubbed off on us" — Project Leader, Schering Plough

"These activities set the scene of ease and of openness..."

"There was an amazingly dynamic, creative energy in the air.  These activities set the scene of ease and of openness, which allowed the participants to feel more comfortable to practice their presentations and receive feedback from their peers.  Thank you for showing us how people best learn."  — Project Manager, Non-Profit Organization, India

"Best-in-class work."

"Best-in-class work."  — Eliot Masie, reviewing blended learning program for Unilever managers

"It was one of our more successful workshops..."

"It was one of our more successful workshops.  We were particularly impressed with it because this is the first time we have brought in non-ISPI speakers to do a one-day workshop, and the attendance rivaled any ISPI speakers that we have had."  — Chairperson, Great Valley International Society for Performance Improvement,

"...unique ability to listen, interpret, and take quick action on our foggy concepts was unmatched...exceeded expectations with every phase of the project..."

"Your unique ability to listen, interpret, and take quick action on our foggy concepts was unmatched.  Your creativity with the course materials and activities was outstanding.  You were also able to effectively manage all the strong personalities within the organization, and demonstrate an incredible flexibility and resilience when there were conflicts among our team.  We actually had fun working with you.  You exceeded my expectations with every phase of the project, and my expectations are very high.  You were able to listen to, and understand our needs, and at the same time offer up new insights that added true value to the project." — VP Training, Global Financial Services Company

"High-energy; genuine interest and skillful guidance..."

"It got my creative juices flowing, spurring a wealth of ideas for re-creating or refreshing our approach."
"I felt the whole time that I didn't want to miss a single minute."
"The entire training was valuable and enjoyable."
"Great facilitation -- high-energy; genuine interest and skillful guidance."
"It was a very enjoyable and productive day.  It demonstrated that learning can be joyful."
— Session participant comments

"...expertise in adult learning and facilitative training methods added tremendous value to the delivery approach..."

"I worked with Whole-System Learning on a executive training program for a large international corporation. The expertise in adult learning and facilitative training methods added tremendous value to the delivery approach, and in turn, the participants." — VP, Loureiro Engineering Assoc.

"I would refer to WSL as my secret weapon."

"Working with Whole-System Learning is always a learning experience. (Their) creativity, consciousness around desired outcomes, and process design, are to me, among the best in the field. In every situation that Whole-System Learning delivered services (they) exceeded expectations and delivered a process with lasting results. I would refer to WSL as my secret weapon. I knew anything WSL would do would go well. I look forward to working with WSL in the future." — Professional Services Firm

"The offsite was a great success..."

"I recently worked with WSL on designing and facilitating a two day leadership offsite with a new Vice President who just created a global business unit. The offsite was a great success due to WSL’s ability to design a good process and then guide the team to their outcomes. I will continue to bring WSL into PerkinElmer and will expand the level of contribution to our business." — HR, Perkin-Elmer

"Innovator in creating HIGHLY engaging and impactful experiential learning..."

"Whole-System Learning is an innovator in creating HIGHLY engaging and impactful experiential learning. I have hired and collaborated with instructional designers in various roles since 1994, and Whole-System Learning is the BEST I know." — Managing Director, PeopleNRG

"It is always an absolute pleasure to work with WSL..."

"Whole-System Learning is fantastic at getting people to brainstorm totally out-of-the-box answers to instructional design challenges. Our creative solutions were activity-based and changed the perspective of the participants. It is always an absolute pleasure to work with WSL." Learning Manager, Global Pharmaceutical Company

"...increased sales by an average of 13% across 30 pilot sites..."

"Whole-System Learning is an absolute delight to work with. On a recent project WSL design and implementation of a learning system for an international retail chain increased sales by an average of 13% across 30 pilot sites. This approach is now being rolled out across 640 sites and the results are being maintained. I highly recommend using Whole-System Learning's services." Consulting Practice Leader, Global Training Company

"The employees are showing unprecedented levels of engagement..."

"I would like to formally thank you and congratulate you on the outstanding training program which you have put together and launched for us. Your touch of flair and innovation is very evident throughout this program, and this has been a major factor in the success of our Customer Experience project so far. The employees are showing unprecedented levels of engagement." VP Sales Execution, Global Food Products Company

 

Selected Client List

Financial

  • Bank of Montreal
  • Chase
  • Frizzell Insurance (UK)
  • GE Capital
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Lehman Brothers
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Wachovia Bank

Consumer and Retail

  • AG Stanley (UK)
  • The Boots Group (UK)
  • Children’s World (UK)
  • Coca Cola
  • Colgate-Palmolive
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Unilever
  • Wyeth Nutritionals


Professional Services

  • Arthur Andersen Business Consulting
  • Clifford Chance
  • Deloitte & Touche
  • The Gartner Group

Travel and Other

  • Starwood Hotels (UK)
  • Transocean
  • TWA
  • US Govt. Housing and Urban Development Dept.


Pharmaceuticals

  • Eisai
  • Hoechst Marion Roussel
  • Merck
  • Pfizer
  • Schering-Plough
  • Wyeth Pharmaceuticals

Manufacturing and Chemical

  • Air Products
  • DuPont Mexico
  • Perkin Elmer Life Sciences
  • SCA Tissue
  • United Technologies Corporation


Not-for Profit

  • Court-Appointed Special Advocates of New Jersey

  • Community Service Society of New York

  • Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • SYDA Foundation



 

 

 

 

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