Jacqueline Grant, The Management Academy (North Fulton Business Radio, Episode 258)
Jacqueline Grant joins host John Ray to discuss why now is a great time for experienced corporate professionals to start their own consulting business, how to determine what consulting services you can offer, and much more. “North Fulton Business Radio” is produced virtually by the North Fulton studio of Business RadioX® in Alpharetta.
The Management Academy
The Management Academy offers client assessment, individual achievement plans, individualized coaching, one-on-one tutoring, coaching and consulting,
They offer coaching in:
- Project Management
- PMP & CAPM
- Scrum & Agile
- Risk Management
- Business & Marketing Management
- Sales & Marketing
- Information Technology Management, and
- Healthcare Information Management
The Project Management Office (PMO) has a team of Subject Matter Expert Consultants who contribute to client projects with detail-oriented professionalism. Consultants specialize in the areas of IT, Construction, Engineering, Product Development, Marketing, Real Estate, Healthcare, Corporate Communications, Talent Acquisition, Business Development, Entrepreneurship, and many more. They have extensive experience in project management, business development, process improvement, technology infrastructure and career coaching strategies. They can design a step-by-step, cost-effective plan for clients to achieve optimum ongoing productivity for career planning and professional development.
To learn more, visit the company website.
Jacqueline Grant, MBA, PMP, SMC, SPOC, SCT, AEC, SCMS-P, SCCS-P
Ms. Jacqueline Grant is Founder & Director of The Management Academy, LLC (TMA) and its subsidiary, the Women’s Consulting Business Summit. Her company serves entrepreneurs, small and large businesses, providing full circle business management consulting and professional development programs, courses, workshops and seminars. The focus of TMA is to provide its clients with current project management, business, marketing, leadership, career development courses and activities, to promote personal growth and professional advancement.
As a professional trainer, speaker, author and certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Jacqueline’s passion and enthusiasm for empowerment and life-long learning are the key elements which make her effective with her clients. She is the author of the upcoming, “Start Your Consulting Business NOW!” as well as “What to Expect When Taking the PMP Exam” and “Where are the Risks in Your Organization?” Ms. Grant serves on the Advisory Board of Gwinnett Technical College’s Business Division. She also successfully served a two-year term as a leadership board member of Project Management Institute (PMI) Atlanta Chapter, where she was the VP of Professional Growth.
Ms. Grant possesses over 20 years of experience working with several national non-profit organizations and substantial for-profit corporations, previously having worked as Director of Marketing for a New York based HMO, Consultant for the National Headquarters of the Girl Scouts of the USA and as Executive Director of a regional YMCA, where she was responsible for 13 locations.
Ms. Grant has provided business management and project management training to employees of the corporate headquarters of Home Depot, Chick-fil-A, Coca Cola, as well as ATT, Verizon, and HP, to name a few. She has an extensive background in corporate communications, marketing, public relations, sales, and business development, across a number of business verticals. Her expertise lies in the areas of strategic development, recruitment, community development, vendor relations, and budget development/administration. This skill set has successfully achieved significant corporate goals and objectives, which increased profitability and visibility for a variety of businesses.
Ms. Grant is a graduate of Syracuse University, with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Communications. She is also a graduate of Capella University, with a Masters in Business Administration. She specialized with a double major in Project Management and Information Technology Management and earned a “Graduate with Distinction” honor. Ms. Grant is married with two children.
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Questions/Topics Discussed in this Show
- How to use the knowledge and experience you already have to start your online consulting business
- Transitioning successfully through job loss by taking control of your time, dollar & destiny
- What has always been on your heart or mind to do… someday? Today is that day!
- How to determine what you can offer the world as your own business venture
- How to position your knowledge and expertise as an authority for your new business
- How to REALLY network in today’s online environment
- How to fill the gaps in your own knowledge or business with your sphere of influence members
- What’s your WHY and how to use it to generate business
North Fulton Business Radio” is produced virtually from the North Fulton studio of Business RadioX® in Alpharetta. You can find the full archive of shows by following this link. The show is available on all the major podcast apps, including Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, iHeart Radio, Stitcher, TuneIn, and others.
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