Albers School of Business and Economics

Mentors

John Boyle

Founder and CEO
ConvergencyPartners

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Company Description

ConvergencyPartners, LLC a business leadership and management consulting firm that works with CEOs and C-level executives to help them bring competitive distinction and sustainable results to their business. ConvergencyPartners collaborates with top business teams on Leadership, Culture and Strategy to accelerate business performance. We help transform our client businesses into convergent companies -- what we refer to as high-performing, self-sustaining organizations that possess the awareness and know-how to continually grow and exceed business goals. Specialties:Collective Leadership; Top Team Performance; Growth Planning; Strategic Planning; Organization Alignment; Vision Alignment; Culture and Climate; Talent and Succession Planning; Organization Design; Competency Modeling; Executive Development.

Job Description

Founder and CEO, responsible for revenue growth, profitability, client quality, client satisfaction and employee engagement.

Employment History

Prior to founding ConvergencyPartners - Microsoft, IBM, Motorola, Altria, The Clarion Group. US Department of Labor Have worked internationally.

Education

Ph.D., Psychometrics; M.A. Industrial/Organizational Psychology; B.A. Psychology. PPOD, Columbia University; Exec Education; Harvard Business School and U.Penn, Wharton School of Business

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Career planning, strategic thinking, idea and opportunity generation, career/job scenario planning, action planning, resume writing and review, sounding board and advisor. conversation is free to go where they need to go. I prefer to set up a cohort system with the group of mentors so that everyone is learning from other's experiences as well as their own.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

My office, or a convenient location to Kirkland. For meetings in Seattle, I will coordinate to meet at coffee shops around client locations in town.

Additional Information

I put my skin in the game to help, and expect the same in return. I prefer motivated students who respect the mentoring service that Albers provides and are willing to commit to their own development.