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  • The Leadership Development Group has been selected two years in a row for the 2016 Best of Saint Paul Awards for Business Management Consultant and now qualifies for the Saint Paul Business Hall of Fame. For details and more information please view our website: 2016 Best of Saint Paul Awards - Business Management Consultant Readers' Favorite Book Award Finalist
  • The Readers' Favorite 2015 International Book Awards just selected Leadership Briefs for the Finalist Award for Excellence in Writing in the Non-Fiction Business category. The Award Ceremony in Miami on November 21, 2015 recognized this significant achievement. Leadership Briefs is now available in audio books, E-books, and hardcover. Discounts on the hardcover are available when ordering on this website.
  • Best of Saint Paul Award: Business Management Consultant - The Leadership Development Group has been selected for the 2015 Best of Saint Paul Award in the Business Management Consultant category by the Saint Paul Award Program. Each year, the Saint Paul Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Saint Paul area a great place to live, work and play. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2015 Saint Paul Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Saint Paul Award Program and data provided by third parties. For more information on this community award recognition: http://www.awardsystem.org.
  • Dick Daniels was an annual presenter at the National Forum on Character Education (2007-2011):  A Matrix, A Method, and A Motive for Leadership Development (October 20, 2011).
  • The Leadership Development Group was formed as an LLC in Minnesota (January 2009)
  • The Center for Creative Leadership welcomed Dick Daniels as a participating member of the Leading Insights On-line panel (January, 2010).
  • The Leadership Development Group launched as a Linkedin Group for leadership development practitioners (June, 2010).
  • Daniels was a presenter at the Chamber U (October 12, 2011) for the Saint Paul Chamber of Commerce: Building a Leadership Culture to Drive Talent Pools and leadership Pipelines.  
  • Daniels was a presenter at the ASTD Regional Conference (November 15, 2011):  Culture Planning – The Leadership Responsibility for Corporate Culture and Climate. 
  • Daniels was a presenter at the St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce YPro luncheon – The Three Buckets of Leadership (March 27, 2012).
  • Dick Daniels was included as a member of the Harvard Business Review Advisory Council, and opt-in research community of business professionals (August 2012)
  • Daniels consulted with five non-profit organizations in Oslo Norway on strategic planning and leadership (April, 2013).
  • Daniels was a presenter at the Carlson School of Management, HR Tomorrow 2013: The MN National Guard Employment Resource Team Collaboration in Kuwait (April 19, 2013).  
  • Daniels traveled to Ecuador with ITEC as part of a leadership development initiative on behalf of their work in providing medical resources for indigenous people living in remote areas of the world (July, 2014).
  • Daniels was invited to attend the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC (February 5, 2015).
  • Daniels completed a manuscript for a new book, Leadership Briefs:  Shaping Organizational Culture to Stretch Leadership Capacity.  The publication launch was part of the St Paul Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting (February, 2015).

The Leadership Development Group has been selected two years in a row for the 2016 Best of Saint Paul Awards for Business Management Consultant and now qualifies for the Saint Paul Business Hall of Fame.
For details and more information please view our website:2016 Best of Saint Paul Awards - Business Management Consultant