Strategic execution happens when all points come together with fidelity. Partnering with PinkGrape Consulting you gain critical insight in solving everyday problems. We bring decades of experience and expertise in the critical areas of effective school leadership. Collaboratively we outline your essential need and tailor our seminar to meet your specific needs. Leaders are task with making split-second decisions, combining multiple core- learning leadership systems and other leadership literature that will maximize a leader’s communication skills, ability to lead teams, recruit, develop and empower staff.

Board Training and Strategic Retreats

Even the most well thought out strategy will fail if you don’t have the proper strategic training, and can’t rally the organization around your strategy. Strategic leaders…They inspire others. They transform their organizations. They deliver results. But what does it take to be a successful strategic leader? Why do so many smart and experienced business professionals stumble while others excel?

Our professional development integrates the strategy, communication and leadership skills your organization will need to lead with impact and drive breakout performance. PinkGrape Consulting seminars are designed specifically for school boards looking to develop the needed skills in communication, strategy implementation, and leadership of teams. Our retreat is tailor-made on topics to meet the specific needs of your governing board.

Leadership Training

A successful leader knows where a company’s industry is going and how to respond. Fostering teamwork at all levels, this executive can align individuals behind a single vision and strategy—and turn the ship when it’s time for a new direction.

To become a great leader, one must find their inner compass. Learn how to develop a leadership approach driven by their values and principles. We specialize in connecting with others, school culture, providing feedback, relationships, building leadership capacity, strategy, time management, and execution.

PinkGrape Consulting leadership training works with emerging and seasoned leaders to expand their responsibilities and tackle formidable business challenges. Our leadership training is designed to help leaders take charge, embrace wider responsibility, and succeed in increasingly complex roles. Leaders will discover how successful executives lead change under pressure, build effective teams, and develop talent throughout their organization.

Building Effective Teams

Great teams are energizing and productive, delivering breakthrough results. In an effective team, everyone understands how to contribute in ways that support team outcomes that go above and beyond what any individual could accomplish alone. But teamwork isn’t easy. Even the best teams, with the most well-intentioned colleagues, can encounter problems that hinder their collective accomplishments.

Participants will learn strategies and facilitation techniques for building great teams and creating successful team dynamics. Develop skills that enhance communication and trust, and align team members around shared goals so they can effectively plan, communicate, execute, and deliver.

Designed for teachers, deans, managers and team leaders, this team-building training will teach participants how to cultivate maximum team productivity by understanding how to navigate the stages of team development and address team challenges. It includes team leadership techniques for local and virtual teams.

  • Understand why teams and teamwork is so important to today’s organizations
  • Learn to plan and organize for team success
  • Develop practical skills for leading and motivating team members
  • Build strategies for coping with team challenges


  • Stages of team development
  • Common team dysfunctions
  • Effective communication
  • Leadership strategies
  • Multicultural and virtual teams
  • Decision-making techniques