Leading-Edge Experts

Since 1974, IMS has provided access to the world's 'Thought Leaders,' trusted sources who inspire and move managers with innovative ideas. These are the go-to resources to turn ideas into actionable reality and show how to replicate their success.

Resources such as strategically targeted seminar subjects, books, review videos and workshop materials provide complete access to ensure effective leadership and management after the class is over.

With more than eighty top authors, lecturers, academics and managers in the corporate world, IMS provides a sure path to professional success in the management of vital resources such as time, staff and product. Rubbing shoulders with the best is the best game plan.

Experts such as...

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Marshall Goldsmith

With four decades of experience helping top CEOs and executives overcome limiting beliefs and behaviors to achieve greater success, his grasp of realities will benefit everyone. He doesn`t do this for fame and accolades. he does this because he loves helping people! With wit and wisdom, Dr. Goldsmith will surely bring you back for more.

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Beverly Kaye

Recognized globally as a thought leader in the areas of engagement, development and retention, she has spent three decades developing learning solutions for managers and employees. She is the author of Up Is Not The Only Way, an early book for HR professionals that launched the career development professional practice area. Bev received the Distinguished Contribution to Workplace Learning and Performance Award by ASTD. Bev is recognized for her groundbreaking body of work and significant impact she has had on learning and performance in the workplace.

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Chip Bell

Chip Bell passionately pursues one core vision--to help clients become famous for the kind of service experiences that result in devoted customers, enhanced reputation and significant growth. He shares four key values: making cutting edge contributions both to the profession and to his audience; demonstrating impeccable ethics; practicing the world-class service he encourages his audience to emulate; and, working to leave them with the capacity and competence to be more successful. His strategy is to consistently do remarkable work on behalf of those who attend.

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Iris Firstenberg

Specializes in strategies for creative problem solving and innovative thinking, an Adjunct Professor teaching in the UCLA Anderson MBA programs, UCLA Anderson Executive Education programs, and UCLA Department of Psychology. She conducts custom on-site courses and seminars for organizations about creativity and innovation. Her sessions provide exciting, thought-provoking, and practical strategies to help turn creative ideas into innovative business solutions. She received the 2011 UCLA Extension Distinguished Teaching Award.

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Come polish your skills and get the best out of your position and circumstance. This can be the most affordable investment you can make for the continuous growth and development of your most important resources - your team, time and self.

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