Founders • consultants • affiliates

/Founders • consultants • affiliates
Founders • consultants • affiliates 2017-09-25T13:08:29+00:00

Founders and Principals

Merom Klein, PhD
Merom Klein, PhD
brings you 30+ years of experience as a Business Psychologist, entrepreneur, inventor, matchmaker, community-builder, author and innovation champion — building leadership programs to PowerUP innovation, accelerate change, develop high-potential talent and move enterprises from “what got them here” to “whats needed to fast-forward to the future. Merom serves as CLO and CTO of Courage Growth Partners.
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Louise (Yochee) Klein, PsyD
Louise (Yochee) Klein, PsyD
brings you 20+ years of experience as a Business Psychologist, executive coach and facilitator — empowering clients to champion innovation, woo sponsors and expand their influence and clout. Louise Yochee is particularly effective with engineering and scientific leaders in C-suite roles and with women in key innovation leadership positions. As a Canadian in Israel and the US, she understands the value of cross-cultural perspectives. Louise Yochee serves as COO of Courage Growth Partners.
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Consultants

Ron Schechter
Ron Schechter
brings 30+ years of data-driven marketing insights to clients like Merck, J&J and Lilly – so innovation leaders hear “the voice of the customer” as they craft their messaging and shape the culture of the go-to-market team, so it will resonate with key audiences. Ron is known for his inquisitive nature, cross-cultural finesse, multi-lingual fluency and for appreciating the difference between unsubstantiated hypothesis and empirically valid data.
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Michael Seitchik
Michael Seitchik
brings you 30+ years of Leadership Development experience as a lead designer and dean for Wharton, RHR and Global 500 Corporate Universities. Michael leads research initiatives on innovation leadership, featured in HBR, FT and WSJ. He is recognized for his soft-spoken, deliberate data-based style of telling truth to power so executives can reality-test plans and strategies and shape an innovation culture
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Karin Grantham
Karin Grantham
brings you 30+ years of experience growing businesses to dramatically improve healthcare delivery, including senior executive roles in global healthcare corporations preparing for rapid scale-up, healthcare transformation consultancies and a career that began in hospital nursing and nursing management. She brings a mix of small-town Texas charm, deep business foresight and global management experience to her assignments.
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Joseph Dougherty
Joseph Dougherty
brings you 30+ years of Leadership Development and Performance Management. With large global technology corporations, healthcare systems and with single-location healthcare providers, Joe calls his practice “GOALS” – to align leadership development with performance metrics and business development goals. He is an engaging workshop facilitator and a warm encouraging and straight-talking coach.
David Wragg
David Wragg
brings you 30+ years of HR and Talent Management leadership experience — focusing on salesforce transformation to shift from “product selling” to “solution selling” in global technology enterprises and the leadership to accelerate those transformations and build-outs. David is a UK expat who has worked and lived in North America, India and the Far East. He brings keen business insight, recruitment, incentive and broad HR know-how with a broad smile and can-do enthusiasm.
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Andrea Zintz PhD
Andrea Zintz PhD
brings you 30+ years of experience as a Leadership Development and Talent Management professional — with boundless energy, an upbeat optimistic can-do spirit, a knack for asking the right questions to focus on the right possibilities, and a great sense of style. Andrea is Founder and CEO of Strategic Leadership Resources.
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Professor Rodney Napier, PhD
Professor Rodney Napier, PhD
brings 40+ years of experience — and an always fresh, creative, take-your-breath-away insightful perspective — to his work with Courage International. He adds depth and colour to our work on the 5 Courage Activators, enriching our discoveries with his perspective on First Nation (Canadian Aborigonal) leadership styles and on social justice empowering entrepreneurship in the US, Israel and Africa.
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Beth Banks Cohn, PhD
Beth Banks Cohn, PhD
brings you 20+ years of thought-leadership in change-management, transformation leadership and innovation. She brings a pragmatic take-charge, rally-the-troops-and-make-things-happen orientation to her coaching and strategy execution assignments and has written how-to books on change leadership. Beth was Corporate Change/Strategy-Execution Director for a global corporation and now is Principal of ADRA Change Architects.
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Affiliates

GroupMind Express
GroupMind Express
is a pioneer in online systems that equip diverse global teams to collaborate, share information, problem solve and sharpen up each other’s thinking to take good data-driven decisions. GroupMind Express equips us to accelerate change by mobilizing molecular teams — both within their own organizations and with partners. Their architecture powers much of our PowerUP Brilliance™ methodology.. Website >>
SafeHatch
SafeHatch
is a business acceleration consultancy that advises emerging companies with remarkable innovation and growth potential to find the best market niches and channels-to-market, the best business business models, the best strategic partners and innovative capitalisation for enterprise growth. SafeHatch partners with Courage to make the most of fresh insights, constructive criticism and to build win/win collaborative partnerships. Website >>
Above the Standard Procurement Group USA
Above the Standard Procurement Group USA
has a 30+ year track record as a global leader in profit maximisation and business growth services which include Revenue Enhancement, Cost Reduction, Procurement and Financial Services. They have generated billions of dollars in revenue gains and cost savings for organisations all over the world. ATSPG uses PowerUP Brilliance™ to accelerate execution of cost-savings and revenue-generating innovations. Website >>
AIIR Consulting
AIIR Consulting
is a global business psychology consulting firm dedicated to increasing the effectiveness of people and their organizations – with executive coaching, talent assessments, change management and leadership development solutions — delivered through e-conferencing technology and cloud-based technologies. AIIR partners with Courage to offer PowerUP Brilliance™ coaching in their suite of services. Website >>
The DEPOT Kenya
The DEPOT Kenya
is a multi-national capacity building and training facility in East Africa and a human resource development consultancy with wide experience in programmes related to cultural transformation, strategic planning, institutional development and team building. The DEPOT offers experiences that develop a new sense of power and optimism. The DEPOT partnered with Courage to offer the Uplifting Leadership Initiative, using PowerUP Brilliance™. Website >>
Mobius Executive Leadership
Mobius Executive Leadership
is a premier leadership development consultancy that partners with companies to support 3 complementary goals: to embed exceptional communication and leadership skills in their workforce; create capability for lasting systemic change; and, foster the health and vitality of their employees — including innovation leadership to PowerUP Brilliance™. Website >>
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