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"My greatest strength as a consultant is to be ignorant and ask a few questions."
--Peter Drucker

"The fates lead him who will, him who won’t they drag."
--Joseph Campbell

"Courage is the most important of all virtues, because without it we can't practice any other virtue with consistency."
--Maya Angelou

"I suppose that leadership at one time meant muscle but today it means getting along with people."
--Indira Ghandi

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled."
- Plutarch

"We cannot solve today’s problems with the same level of thinking that created them."
-Albert Einstein

"You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face... You must do the thing which you think you cannot do."
--Eleanor Roosevelt

WE PROMISE...
A LOT OF EXPERTISE WITHOUT A LOT OF EXPERTS!

We provide leadership with bottom line options for advancing people, communication and relationship equity.

Get Just What You Need, When You Need It.

You've come to the right place. When you've done everything you know how to do and things still are not working, ask us. We have proven people processes for bridging the gap between potential and actual behavior. In most cases, you can send the problems away, not the people. We provide informed objectivity free of organizational baggage. Communication is at the core of people puzzles. Communication is central to everything. We promise to enhance internal and external communication process.

We promise to assist

family owned,
newly emerging and
nonprofit businesses
with seasoned skills in business systems and family systems. Our holistic approach to the interlocking dynamic of family and business provides exceptional organizational utility. Our versatility includes multi-track processes for family and non-family personnel, for group and individual needs, for profit and nonprofit organizations.

We are relationship specialists. Relationships are at the core of every enterprise. Personal goals and business goals can be brought into effective alliance. We assist in succession preparation, one of the most difficult relationships. We bring relationship equity to the bottom line.

...to assist individuals within a company or when one is between jobs or careers. Today's reality is that a person has 8 jobs and 3 careers in a lifetime. A loss of identity comes with each change of assignment within a company. There is a multiple loss of identity when one begins a new job with a new employer or an entirely different career. We are an advocate and mentor-coach that aids people to transform transition into genuine growth. Your identity is your destiny. We will assist you to delve into identity issues raised by a change in work assignment or by life passages. Knowing who you are and what you want is the beginning of the rest of your life, at work and home.

...to assist companies and individuals to find or refine their story, their brand, their identity. We assist with both offline and online strategy. We serve as your "infomediary" for investigating and strategizing clicks and bricks and brands. We are in strategic alliance with specialists that are expert in implementing online branding.

...to contribute informed objectivity
gained from in-depth engagement with 112 corporate clients over 25 years of private consultative practice. From business to business, products and services vary greatly, but people issues are similar--whatever the business enterprise. We often recognize opportunities invisible to insiders.

...to increase ability and willingness
of personnel to achieve a level of customer satisfaction that exceeds expectation, creates brand loyalty and generates demand for products and services.

...to enhance motivational environments
by training managers in leadership processes that reduce communication gaps, increase employee satisfaction, improve productivity and support profit goals. We guide you to reduce fear, expand identity, incite imagination, encourage exuberance and unleash creativity.

...to mentor leadership
in securing company viability and enduring individual identities within an overarching customer-centered culture. We augment your leadership team by blending our knowledge with what's already working. We collapse large volumes of data into strategic perspective and actionable process.

...to re-ignite innovation and creativity
by applying our business brain bank of 38 years to your advantage. BAI is an executive extension that immediately adds to your leadership and profit equations. Today, attracting and managing capital means attracting and managing people. The new bottom line is often located just above the eyebrows.

...to provide the counsel and coaching
known to yield organizational excellence, customer satisfaction and profit. BAI is credibly versatile. We assist in the evolution of your company vision, story and branding to your offline and online publics.

...to offer long-term, multi-level support
necessary to effect a change in values and behavior. We co-create owner, employee and customer satisfaction. The real power of a business is rooted in the effectiveness of its relationships. Are you sure that you are doing the right things, before you settle into doing them well? We assist you to be effective first, and efficient second. Its not how many ideas you have. Its how many you make happen.

...to merit our fees
by providing measurable value in tangibles and intangibles. BAI is a process consultant. Our capabilities are an exceptional blend of versatility, flexibility and practicality. Our pragmatism re-ignites enthusiasm.

"Business Is Not business, It Is Relationships."
--Thomas Merton Brightman

A LOT OF EXPERTISE WITHOUT A LOT OF EXPERTS!®