SAN DIEGO, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Ken Blanchard Companies®, a global leader in management training, consulting and coaching, has been named the winner of the Silver Stevie® Award for Best New Product of the Year. 19th Annual International Business Awards® today.
The Conversational Capacity® course was recognized as Best New Product of the Year in the Business-to-Business category. The curriculum teaches how to conduct a constructive, learning-oriented dialogue when dealing with challenging topics or conflicts in order to make well-founded decisions and find the best solutions even under high pressure. Here, difficult exchanges become learning opportunities and unfocused meetings become innovation incubators.
“We have spent nearly two years working with Craig Weber to create engaging learning experiences to bring his conversational capacity model to our customers,” said Jay Campbell, Chief Product Officer, Ken Blanchard Companies. “While there are other conversational skills programs, nothing quite as simple and powerful as Conversational Ability. The two forces of clarity and curiosity help Blanchard customers in all management levels and industries. We are very proud to have won this Silver Stevie® Award. for the best new product of the year.”
“I’m thrilled that The Ken Blanchard Companies’ Conversational Capacity course won this award,” said Craig Weber, author of the book “Conversational Capacity” and a member of the course design team. This course is designed to help people work more effectively and be healthier under pressure. It is designed to help with organization, teamwork and work relationships. It is wonderful to be recognized as such.”
As one judge put it, the curriculum addresses “…an ongoing business challenge #1. The world needs more of it.”
About the Ken Blanchard Companies®
The Ken Blanchard Companies is a global leader in management training, consulting and coaching. For more than 40 years, Blanchard has helped organizations develop motivated leaders at all levels and create a culture of connection that uncovers talent and delivers exceptional results. Blanchard’s SLII® strengths inspire leaders and are the leadership model of choice for over 10,000 organizations worldwide. Blanchard also offers a range of other award-winning leadership development solutions through flexible delivery modalities to meet the specific needs of its clients. Learn more at www.kenblanchard.com
About the Stevie Awards
The Stevie Awards are presented in eight events: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East and North Africa Stevie Awards, the American Business Awards®, the International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, The Great Stevie Awards for Employers and Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service. The Stevie Awards competitions receive over 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in over 70 countries. Stevie respects organizations of all shapes and sizes and the people behind them, and recognizes excellence in the workplace around the world. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com
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