Laurel and Associates, Ltd.

Do you want your business to be successful?

A successful business has strong leaders, effective managers, high performing employees and satisfied customers. If your business does not meet this profile, we can help.
  • Your leaders will learn how to create and sustain a healthy and profitable organization.
  • Your managers will learn how to establish and achieve critical program goals while maintaining high employee morale.
  • Your employees will learn how to meet and exceed quality performance and customer expectations.
Your first step is to measure your business against the Blueprint for Business Success.

Then, if your business falls short, call us: 608-255-2010

Why you should do business with Laurel and Associates, Ltd.

Laurel and Associates, Ltd. of Madison, Wisconsin is a certified woman-owned small business dedicated to building the skills needed for employee, managerial and organizational success. When you work with Laurel and Associates, Ltd. we guarantee the following or your money back:

  • Your subject matter experts will design curriculum in a quick and effective process
  • Your supervisors and employees will gain practical skills that they can use immediately
  • Your trainers will facilitate quality programs that effectively achieve their learning goals
  • Your committees will work collaboratively to achieve their desired results
  • Your managers will develop the competence and confidence they need as leaders

Lastest Laurel Learning Tips


Tip #659:  Generating Ideas with SCAMPER

“The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas.” Linus Pauling Whenever there is a need to generate ideas, brainstorming inevitably comes to mind. But there is another method called SCAMPER that puts a spin on brainstorming. SCAMPER stands for Substitute, Combine, Adapt, Modify,…

Tip #658: Four Roles Necessary for Productive Communication

“The essence of dialogue is an inquiry that surfaces ideas, perceptions and understanding that people do not already have.”  William Isaacs One very basic communication model states that communication requires three basic elements: the sender (speaker), the receiver (listener), and the message. However, according to David Kantor there are four roles that…

Tip #657:  Understanding Others’ Thought Processes

“There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other.” Desiderius Erasmus Chris Argyris has identified seven different subconscious stages in decision making that he calls rungs on The Ladder of Inference….