From VT KnowledgeWorks:
VT KnowledgeWorks and WilderWeber Leadership Group have partnered to form StrategicStudio to help local and regional organizations plan and implement leadership retreats, custom workshops, and developmental training programs.
“We encourage organizational leadership to get away from daily routines and create a space where open, structured, and thoughtful conversations can take place without distractions,” said Paula Wilder, a senior partner with WilderWeber. “Well-planned leadership workshops/retreats are a vital tool for recharging management teams and positioning an enterprise for continuing growth.”
StrategicStudio is a one-stop shop that provides professional business consulting, certified facilitation, and comprehensive administrative services to help organizational leaders plan professionally directed events, which may be targeted at setting strategic imperatives, improving leadership skills, solving problems, creating high performing teams, and clarifying competitive strategy.
“VT KnowledgeWorks and WilderWeber Leadership Group understand that retreats are an investment of both time and resources and that it’s critical to get the most out of your investment. At StrategicStudio we will work with you to plan a retreat that results in a focused set of aligned strategic priorities that leverages your organizational capability, your competitive advantage, and your strategic assets,” said Jim Flowers, Executive Director of VT KnowledgeWorks.
WilderWeber Leadership Group is a business consulting firm dedicated to helping leaders build sustainable advantage by facilitating change initiatives that deliver competitive marketplace focus and amplify organizational effectiveness.
VT KnowledgeWorks encourages and enables creative entrepreneurship world-wide, through innovative curriculum, local business resource centers, and a global network of cooperating regions, all focused on three essential contributors to success: clear understanding of fundamental business principles; access to timely, relevant information; and meaningful personal and corporate relationships. It is a subsidiary of the Virginia Tech Foundation, funded through the continuing confidence and enthusiasm of its clients, sponsors and friends, both corporate and individual. Its world headquarters is in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
VT KnowledgeWorks sponsors include Attaain, Inc., BB&T, The Branch Group, Handshake 2.0, Harris Office Furniture, Hodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C., Hutchison Law Group, LeClairRyan, New River Valley Intellectual Property Law, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and The Becher Agency (TBA).