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Holiday Office Closure Alert! As is our annual custom, the ConvergenceCoaching offices will be closed at 12 pm CST on December 20th through January 5th, re-opening for business on January 6th, 2020. If you have an urgent issue that arises during our time away, please call our main office number at (402) 933-2900. A member of our team will be checking voicemail only on December 23rd, 27th, 30th and January 2nd and 3rd to respond to urgent needs. Thank you for your support of our team’s time off and have a joyful the holiday season!
This workshop is part of the 2019-20: Transformational Leadership Program™ (TLP). During this second 2-day mandatory Workshop, participants will:
- Learn new recruiting tools and strategies to find the best and brightest
- Understand individual career motivators of the different generations at work and how to appeal to them
- Identify the attributes of transformational leadership and how to effectively demonstrate them
- Learn a methodology to plan for success now and on an ongoing basis
- Discuss methods for taking ownership of your clients, projects, and initiatives
- Learn to effectively delegate when assigning ownership to others
- Discuss different strategies for being accountable and holding others accountable
- Identify your current conflict management style and the internal conversations you engage in that keep you from addressing problems you face
- Practice two different methods for approaching difficult conversations
- Learn to establish performance expectations and individual goals
- Learn methods for delivering transformative performance feedback
- Explore ways to escalate performance issues and when to know it’s not going to work
- Identify one team member you will approach with feedback as a result of this discussion
Bellevue, NE, November 13, 2019 – ConvergenceCoaching®, LLC, a national leadership and management consulting firm that serves the public accounting profession, is proud to congratulate Renee Moelders on her promotion to partner!
Renee has been with the Convergence team for five years and previously worked as a CPA Firm Administrator for nine years. “We are very proud of Renee’s growth and evolution as a consultant to the profession,” said Tamera Loerzel, Partner at ConvergenceCoaching. “She is a key contributor to the Anytime, Anywhere Work™ and other benchmarking studies that help firm clients make the changes necessary to compete in today’s market. Renee develops and empowers leaders as a facilitator and coach in our leadership development programs, adds value as an HR and recruiting consultant for our clients, and is an active speaker for firms and associations around the profession.”
“I’m honored to be at this point in my professional journey and love the opportunity to make a difference for our clients.” said Renee. “I’m on a never-ending ‘get-better’ journey of my own here at ConvergenceCoaching and look forward to next steps in providing transformational coaching and thought leadership for our clients and the profession as a whole.”
Read more about Renee’s background here.
About ConvergenceCoaching, LLC
ConvergenceCoaching, LLC is a leadership and management consulting firm whose mission is to help leaders achieve success. For over 19 years, we have provided strategic and succession planning, coaching, and learning and leadership development programs to help our CPA firm clients and the associations that serve them achieve their goals.
Bellevue, NE, June 6, 2019 – ConvergenceCoaching®, LLC, a national leadership and management consulting firm that serves the public accounting profession, is proud to announce the 2018-2019 Spring Transformational Leadership Program™ (TLP) graduating class!
“It is so gratifying to see the enormous growth made by our TLP participants this year,” commented Jennifer Wilson, Co-founder and Partner at ConvergenceCoaching. “Developing the courage to say what needs to be said, bringing ideas for change to their firms, practicing the skills to coach and mentor others, and finding that they can cause their own success are just a few of big take-aways mentioned at the Spring TLP graduation recently. We were so happy to see several reaching important life and career goals including being promoted to partner or now leading meaningful practices or offices as well.”
“At the start, the TLP program provided me 360 feedback which was invaluable to shaping my leadership goals and commitments. True gold! After the TLP journey, I am a more compassionate, communicative leader and have definitely changed for the good. There is more work to do and I will keep growing and getting better. Still, going through the TLP helped me understand the power and impact of my mindset in a way that has been truly life changing” said Elinor Litwack, TLPgraduate and Senior Manager of Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman.
Congratulations to the graduates of the 2018-2019 Spring TLP Program
The ConvergenceCoaching, LLC Transformational Leadership Program is a one-year accelerated “finishing school” for CPA firm high potentials. The TLP focuses on individual mindset and behavior to drive change in thinking and personal responsibility first, and then, strategies and actions to prepare them to lead their firm into the future.
Congratulations to the graduates of the Spring 2018-2019 program! View all the TLP graduates and read the full press release here.
ConvergenceCoaching®, LLC Partner and Co-Founder Jennifer Wilson has been inducted into CPA Practice Advisor’s Accounting Hall of Fame. Jennifer is the first woman to join the group whose members are thought leaders and influencers in the public accounting profession.
CPA Practice Advisor made the announcement at the 11th annual Accounting Thought Leader Symposium in Indianapolis on March 12. According to CPA Practice Advisor, the Thought Leader Symposium “brings together key influencers in the accounting profession for interactive discussions with each other and engagement with vendors that are shaping the profession and small businesses.” Existing Thought Leaders are responsible for selecting new inductees.
Read the full press release here.
The CPA Consultants Alliance (CPACA) released their latest whitepaper, “How to Beat the Robots.” The whitepaper addresses the accounting industry’s shift from compliance to consulting. Learn more about the necessary mindset shifts, key differences between a consulting practice and a traditional practice, firms leveraging M&A to launch and grow their consulting practice and talent shifts necessary for recruiting and skill development. Download the whitepaper here.
The ConvergenceCoaching® 2018 Anytime, Anywhere Work™ (ATAWW) Survey Results Summary has been released! The ATAWW Results Summary is a comprehensive document outlining significant findings and trends from the 2018 survey, along with best practices and strategies to help drive the successful adoption of flexible work policies in your firm. We are excited by the findings from this year’s survey and hope they provide you with valuable insight and ideas for your own firm’s flex programs. Download the results summary here.
To learn more about the ConvergenceCoaching® 2018 Anytime, Anywhere Work™ (ATAWW) Survey and our services related to helping firms enhance their flex strategies, click here.