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Aram Boyd

Aram is a leadership facilitator, consultant and executive coach, with over 30 years’ experience in corporate learning and development. He has worked with thousands of leaders in business, government and non-profit organizations across the country and in Japan.

A keynote speaker with a background in corporate sales and marketing, Aram helps clients present themselves in the best possible light. He is a skilled coach of presentation, communication, and interpersonal influence strategies, and can help executives in any stage of their careers become better communicators and stronger leaders.

Coaching Methodology

Aram is an expert in personality and inter-personal dynamics. He helps his clients leverage their natural strengths, and learn to flex their behavior to get better results from working relationships at all levels.

He meets clients where they are in their lives and takes them to the next level in their careers. Coaching through a combination of observation and behavioral science, Aram’s feedback is insightful, compassionate, actionable, and very direct.

Facilitation and Training

Aram is a skilled facilitator experienced with groups ranging from classrooms of 25 to audiences of 500. His expertise includes:

  • Leadership
  • Team Development
  • Change Management
  • Employee Engagement
  • Corporate Culture
  • Executive Presence
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Presentation Skills
  • Consultative Selling
  • Conflict Resolution

Aram’s warm and engaging style gets clients out of their comfort zones so they can challenge themselves, change their behavior, and progress in their careers. His humor and authenticity make the process of personal growth a fun and rewarding experience.

Background

Aram has a B.A.in Instructional Design and Training from New College of California. He also holds the Certified Speaking Professional designation (CSP™), the highest earned award from the National Speakers Association.

He is certified in the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the Personal Styles Indicator (PSI), and is well practiced in the DiSC Personality Profile, the Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Indicator, and a range of 360 Feedback tools. He is also a certified instructor of Crucial Conversations, an internationally acclaimed conflict resolution training program.

Aram lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and son, where he performs community service for organizations addressing homelessness, unemployment and mental illness. He enjoys blogging, biking and skiing, and is an active musician playing jazz and funk in several local bands.