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Services | Training

A&C develops customized motivational programs for implementing new organizational paradigms and for helping individuals manage transition and change. We have designed training programs that enhance business operations in diverse areas, including,
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Consultive Selling
  • Relationship Building
  • Communications
  • Self-leadership Skills
  • Life/Work Balance
  • Career Motivation
  • Organizational Change
A&C also has developed many train-the-trainer programs aimed at fostering new educational initiatives, or rekindling employee enthusiasm for contributing fully to the company.

Sample projects:

Environmental Protection Agency,
Washington D.C.:

A&C developed a seminar designed to create a paradigm shift in the way field inspectors viewed their role—from that of enforcer to consultive partner-in order to meet EPA standards. This training was part of a larger initiative to encourage voluntary compliance with EPA Standards.

Portal Publications, Inc.,
Corta Madera, CA:

For this producer of artist prints and cards, A&C created a sales seminar and training on current trends in the home decorating market and on how to improve sales through cultivating relationships and selling to the specific needs of each distributor.

Selected training clients past and present:

  • Australian National Association of Career Counselors, Canberra
  • Art Business News, Stamford
  • American Association of Museums, Washington D.C.
  • Euroventure, Belfast
  • Golden Gate University, San Francisco
  • Hiroko Mashida Institute, Tokyo
  • The National Endowment for the Arts, Washington D.C.
  • The Human Resource Exposition, San Francisco
  • Professional Picture Framers Association, Richmond
  • Pasadena City College, Pasadena
  • National Alliance Against Violence, Washington, D.C.
  • University of California at San Diego
  • The United States Information Agency, Washington, D.C.

Other services offered include:

Art Consulting
Art & Science Programs
Public Arts
Public Education
Good Will Projects
  Print Communications
Cultural Programs
Forums and Seminars
Multi Media
Sponsor Opportunities

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