Shawn K. Woods is President of Shawn K. Woods & Associates, an organization committed to “empowering businesses and individuals to unleash their full potential.” Shawn provides his corporate clients with up to date tools and strategies to ATTRACT, DEVELOP, ENGAGE, MOTIVATE, and RETAIN top talent. A certified trainer/facilitator, he has delivered conferences, keynote presentations, bullying awareness strategies and leadership training to Fortune 500 companies and government and private agencies through both public seminars and corporate on-site training and coaching.
“Shawn was an awesome speaker! What a wonderful workshop, it was the BEST class I have ever had at conference. Thank you for such a wonderful, wonderful job!”
Kathy S. County Assessor
Shawn is certified to administer assessments including DISC®, Situational Leadership® (Hersey, Situational Leadership ® II (Blanchard), and Thomas Killman Conflict Mode®. A few recent clients have included Indiana University, Indiana County Assessor, Illinois Department of Transportation, University of Dayton, General Nutrition Centers, Cook County Government (administrative and executive), Hoffman Estates Park District, Illinois Parks and Recreation, Monster Worldwide, Friendship Collegiate Academy.
Shawn has gained instructional design experience working on leader’s guides and training manuals, and has developed content for online delivery. He has delivered hundreds of keynote presentations to school officials, students and parents as a certified speaker for Monster Worldwide, facilitated online programs, delivered over 200 seminars as a certified seminar facilitator for major training companies, and authored/published numerous online articles.
Through Shawn’s expertise and diverse background he has helped clients decrease turnover, increase accountability, effectiveness and productivity through COMMUNICATION, TEAM-BUILDING, LEADERSHIP, DIVERSITY and CHANGE/TRANSITION workshops and coaching modules.