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WHO WE ARE

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BEING

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KNOWING

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DOING

BKD Leaders is the industry leader in the training of Millennials for leadership roles, and in maximizing the effectiveness of experienced managers and executives. BKD Leaders are scholars and leadership experts dedicated to driving organization-wide performance through training and developing leaders.
We created our BKD Leader Model (Being. Knowing. Doing.) based on cutting edge research using the three pillars of effective leader development: Self, knowledge and skills. This model increases employee productivity by transforming every person into their best leader self.

OUR GOAL IS TO MAKE LEADERS THAT GET WORK DONE AND DRIVE ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE THROUGH PEOPLE, TEAMS, AND TECHNOLOGY.

VISION

We envision a world where everyone has the tools and opportunity to reveal the leader within themselves.

MISSION

Our mission is to transform today’s worker into tomorrow’s leader.

VALUES

At BKD Leaders we build long-term, mutually beneficial, personal and professional relationships.
We follow the golden rule of treating others the way we want to be treated.

DOCTORS & DO'ERS

DR. BRYAN JOAB DEPTULA

M.B.A. Ph.D. CEO/Founder

KRISTEN M. DEPTULA

COO/Founder

JIM BRAY

SVP of Cyber Security

WYATT KELLY

Director of Sales

DR. LORI FORD

SVP of HR Consulting

DR. ETHYLN A. WILLIAMS

Director of Research

CERTIFICATION WORKSHOPS

BKD Leaders proprietary Leaders Maximized and Leaders Logic certification workshops are designed to train and develop aspiring leaders to discover WHO they will become as a leader, WHAT they should know about leadership, and HOW to practice leading.

EACH CERTIFICATE PROGRAM INCLUDES

Leader assessment and feedback report
8 hours of instructor led workshop
4 hours pre/post workshop material
White papers
Instructional videos

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LEADERS MAXIMIZED

Leaders Maximized prepares aspiring leaders for extraordinary performance in future leadership roles, and to build positive intergenerational relationships.

LEADING MILLENIALS

Leading Millennials builds a foundational understanding of universal principles about leading an intergenerational workforce.

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LEADERS LOGIC

Learn the BKD model for taking command, leading across generations, creating a culture of leadership, and building a unique leader brand specific to your organization.

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MISSION MENTORS

Be a Mentor. Change a life. Mission Mentors is a sustainable, total development solution that includes customizable training. Participants learn to build and maintain effective long-term mentoring and coaching partnerships that improve performance.

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Cyber Security Leadership

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ONLINE LEARNING

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