A real down to earth, dynamic, pull no punches kind of guy. "I live in realville" says Frank Besednjak. He will take what seems like the most complex issue and break it down to simple and easy to understand terms. Your audience will love the real life stories that are not only humorous but inspiring and make you think about this event for weeks to come.
Frank Besednjak fixes "Broken" businesses and guides "broken people" to become successful. He is considered a leadership, management and process "guru". Mr. Besednjak is a US Navy veteran and cancer survivor.
Frank has started three successful companies and created several software products that improve business results. Tens of thousands of busines owners, managers, supervisors and team leaders have attended Frank's workshops. "Making an impact on how we lead people to become winners is what I'm good at" says Frank. "If you start with the right processes, mix them with great measuring tools and have the drive to be successful, you can't help but reach your dreams".
Key Steps to Great Leadership - It's all About Great Processes - Setting Goals for Success In Your Life and Business - Motivating Your Team to Win - The Customer Satisfaction Pyramid - 10 Steps on Handling Poor Performing Employees - Hiring and Motivating Today's Workforce - 13 Steps on How Not To Be Successful and much more!
About Frank Besednjak:
Mr Besednjak was born in a refugee camp in Salerno, Italy in 1955. In 1956, the Besednjak family in search of a better life, moved to the United States as immigrants on a work visa. "As a child, we didn't have much, most Saturdays were spent at the farmers market, looking for food that the merchants couldn't sell and would just give away. I remember how excited I was when we got our first television, it was an admiral black and white with three channels. Yep we were rich now, we can watch TV at home".
After his four-year stint in the Navy, he held technical and managerial positions with several companies including Phillips, Sony, RCA and General Electric Company.
Frank received numerous letters of commendation, incentive awards, stock options and special recognition in the areas of Leadership, Business Growth, Team Building, Productivity Improvements and Overall Management Excellence. Besednjak was also selected and attended the prestigious John F. Welch Management Training Program in the GE Crotonville Management Development Institute for Executive Development. He was one of the team members who spearheaded the GE "Workout" program that eventually led to the implementation of the Six Sigma program. In 1993, after realizing his real dream was to operate his own business, Frank Besednjak decided to pursue his own interests. This became the initial beginning of his speaking and business coaching career. Mr. Besednjak a service-connected, disabled veteran has faced several challenges in his life including being a first generation immigrant with parents who couldn't read or speak English, PTSD and Prostate Cancer. These minor setbacks have only made him more committed to help others reach their goals. Since starting his own business as a business coach and speaker, Besednjak has assisted thousands of businesses and people in improving their performance and life goals. "I love mentoring people, there is nothing greater than to know you had a part in helping someone else reach their dreams'"
Besednjak has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, with a double major in Marketing from McKendree College. Most recently, because of his contributions in helping skilled trades and business contracting industry, Besednjak was voted one of the most influential people in Business Contracting.
"You made me feel like I have the tools & knowledge to be successful and that's more than I have ever received out of any other speaker." William Perry, Electrical Contractor — Rimar Electric LLC, Lexington, KY
"I have worked with Frank for a number of years. Frank is a very reliable trustworthy, and intelligent source of business solutions. I have attended a number of Frank's ssessions and each one of them were informative, entertaining, and very relevant to my business. Frank does a superlative job of presenting information in a way that is easily understood and practical to apply. His dedication to quality is apparent in every aspect of his business. I have recommended Frank to numerous friends and have no reservations in doing so. I will continue to utilize his services year after year."
Top qualities: Great Results, Good Value, High Integrity
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