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"I have hired Gita on numerous occasions to teach an influence skills course for leaders in our organization. The consistent feedback from students in every single module she taught was of high regard to her knowledge of the subject, her skill level as an instructor and her level of development as an individual. Gita is a gifted instructor capable of meeting individuals where they reside and helping them learn and grow beyond what they can do on their own."
– Learning and Development manager General Dynamics Canada

"For the better part of a decade, I had the privilege of working with Gita while we were affiliated to Learning Tree International. Gita was contracted regularly as an instructor for the delivery of dozens of professional courses which I or my sales team were responsible for selling to our customers. She always came through with rave reviews and always left satisfied students in her wake. She's dynamic, fun, warm, full of energy and has true passion for the subject matter she deals in every day. A true PRO!"
– Sales Consultant

"So relevant, in-depth, dynamic, energetic and entertaining! Thank you!"
– Director, ING Direct

"Gita Badiyan is perceptive, dedicated and extremely capable in her abilities to assist other organizations, teams and individuals as they strive for excellence in their work. Working with Gita is, without any exception, always an enlightening experience and I would strongly recommend her to any organization either struggling or already moving towards excellence."
– Owner Berteig Consulting

"Gita is a high-integrity professional who delivers on what she promises."
– Co-worker

"Your understanding of our industry gave us great insight into how best to deal with customers. Thank you for encouraging active participation, open discussions, 'real plays' and letting us 'experience' learning instead of getting an information dump!"
– Consultant, Toyota Canada

"This was the best program for our organization! Excellent organization of content which led to many Aha moments! Gita, you were totally engaging! I have never had such a great classroom experience. It does not get better than this!"
– IT specialist, General Dynamics Canada

"We met our targets and I was able to get people to want to work with me unlike the past when they felt they had to work with me!"
– Project Manager, Telus

"I have learned a tremendous amount from Gita. Some, of course, as a student in one of her classes which was a great boost to me as a professional. But, as an instructor, I also learned a tremendous amount by watching her work--being in Gita's class was a growth experience for me as an instructor. I was fortunate enough to have Gita sit in on one of my teaching sessions and mentor me. Thanks to those experiences, my effectiveness as an instructor was enhanced."
– Co-worker

"Gita is an exceptional instructor, facilitator and coach who is able to build an effective, trusting relationship with her clients as she focuses her services on addressing their business needs. Gita has a strong ability to gain an understanding of the specific business challenge at hand, work with the customer to develop an approach to meeting that challenge, and then tailor the delivery of her services to accomplish the desired outcome. Gita is a very experienced instructor who is able to address the needs of specific individuals in her classroom while still providing a first-rate educational experience for the entire class collectively. She is also able to leverage her personal and professional skills as a facilitator of smaller group efforts, or even in one-on-one coaching. Gita consistently receives strong marks from clients for the quality and effectiveness of her efforts."
– President & CEO of Learning Tree International

"Your enthusiasm is contagious! You're open and high energy yet very calm! What an inspiration!"
– Senior Advisor, ScotiaBank

"Gita is a consummate professional. Her personal and professional behaviors, her ability to actively listen and articulately communicate instill confidence in the observer. She leads by example in her personal and professional life. Her passion for excellence is demonstrated in her daily life. Time with her is well spent. It is my pleasure to recommend her and to call her an associate. If you are looking for competence and thoughtful advice, Gita can provide it. Her value to your organization will be readily apparent."
– President, Professional Sales Plus

"This was awesome! The content and its practical value has given us a boost. Your knowledge, humor and your supportive demeanor made all the difference. I would recommend this to any organization wishing to invest in the ongoing development of their team."
– Senior Consultant, Bank of Montreal

"Gita is simply the best speaker, trainer and consultant in the areas of management and leadership. Her presentations equip attendees with practical action plans in the areas of time management, critical thinking, problem solving, conflict resolution and professional skills (communication, influence, assertiveness, facilitation and negotiation). I have attended several of Gita’s presentations and I have always walked away with valuable insights. She comes highly recommended."
– Author, Consultant & Speaker

"The experience had application for immediate impact and important relevance for all of us. We are a lot more focused as a team. Thank you for all your feedback and helping us see alternative approaches."
– Director, IBM Canada

"I have had the pleasure of taking various leadership programs that Gita has facilitated. Her method of instruction and delivery coupled with her professional experiences brought great value for me and my staff. It left no question as to what was expected of a great leader. Within the first few moments of instruction there was no doubt that I could trust the information Gita was providing for furthering my professional development. To this day, I can say that I still use much of what I learned with conviction as I make strategic decisions in my role.
– MSM Support Engineering Services, General Dynamics Canada

"Excellent presentation skills. Easy to listen to, engaging and passionate! Amazing ability to draw participation from participants."
– Manager, Human Resources and Social Development Canada

"An expert who's down to earth? Yes, Gita's speaking style is warm, congenial and personable -- that's what connects her to the audience. People listen because they want to listen!"
– Co-worker

"Gita, thank you for facilitating such an exceptional event. The participants had a wonderful introduction to the 'Reality Plus Experience'. As always, your efforts are greatly appreciated."
– IR Manager, Learning Tree International

"Up to date information applicable in any environment. Friendly, knowledgeable, excellent presenter. Thank you."
– QA Manager, CGI

"Excellent engagement of the group – clear, concise explanations and sensitive to the needs of the group."
– Senior Mgr CIBC

"Gita challenged us to get out of our comfort zone. This is how people shift, move and change their ways. You have mastered the subject and were extremely positive, fun and focused. Thank you."
– Senior Mgr, General Dynamics

"Excellent, easy to talk to, very knowledgeable in the subject matter and competent in every aspect. This has been one of the most valuable experiences I've had and would highly recommend you to our company on future offerings."
– Project Manager, Telus Mobility

"I have had the distinct pleasure of working with Gita at Learning Tree for over eight years. During this time she has demonstrated outstanding leadership, innovative thinking, and effective time management while maintaining a clear sense of purpose. I believe these elements make her an extremely effective facilitator of learning. Gita is an honest, articulate person with a high level of energy. She has the ability to handle conflict with her self-confidence, and intelligence to direct students and others to resolve issues. Excellence is a word that I most often associate with her when in her presence. It is for these reasons that I offer high recommendations for Gita without reservation. Her drive and dedication along with her abilities is an asset to any organization."
– President of The Claremont Group

"Professional, and sensitive to other peoples needs."
– Consultant & Analyst

"This was awesome! The content and its practical value has given us a boost. Your knowledge, humor and your supportive demeanor made all the difference. I would recommend this to any organization wishing to invest in the ongoing development of their team."
– Senior Consultant, Bank of Montreal

"Our management team was skeptical at first but now they're excited because they have some key tools and the know-how to 'unleash talent'!"
– Senior Manager, ScotiaBank

"The approach was consistently focused and on target. You allowed us to use our conceptual, practical and analytical skills to come up with plans customized to our needs. Thank you...."
– Director, CIBC World Markets

"This was a mind-expanding experience. I found immediate application to my business and feel much more confident to lead and achieve results."
– Project Leader, CGI

"The experience had application for immediate impact and important relevance for all of us. We are a lot more focused as a team. Thank you for all your feedback and helping us see alternative approaches."
– Director, IBM Canada

"We met our targets and I was able to get people to want to work with me unlike the past when they felt they had to work with me!"
– Project Manager, Telus

"Your time with us surpassed my expectations. The quality and the approach have helped me discover more meaning in who I am and what I do."
– Solutions Manager, Telus

"I got so much ... more than I ever expected!"
– Senior Manager, Bank of Montreal

"The personal insights I have gained have helped me become much more efficient in what I do and more effective in how I do them. This was really worth the effort."
– Senior Manager International Banking, ScotiaBank

"As a result of the coaching experience I have been able to get more work done with less stress. People look at me differently and I don't feel the pressure of ‘motivating’ my team any more. Somehow they seem much more motivated and driven. It's a magical process."
– Director, ArcelorMittal

"I'm working on a project where there's a great deal of change happening to the work flow and for the users. I am applying what I learned and it's been of tremendous help. You facilitated a monumental change. The insights brought new horizons and have enabled me and my team to move forward in very practical ways."
– Senior Manager, Bank of Montreal

"Thank you for taking the time to listen and create a kind of atmosphere we need for collaboration here. Your practical approach and your understanding of our business will serve us well for a long time to come."
– Senior Manager, BMO Financial Group

"Understanding our own strengths and areas of development as a team has made us more functional. Leading a diverse organization is no easy task. Thank you for helping us with finding our way."
– Director, Scotiabank

"I'm walking away with ideas and practices that have the potential to transform my success with clients and help me create a culture of quality. I have gained a new perspective and not just learning to implement yet another tool or technique."
– Manager, Application Services, CIBC

"Gita is one of the most inspiring and motivating instructors that I have worked with. In addition, she is a master of her craft-as an instructor, I have learned a great deal about training and teaching just by watching Gita work with the participants of her classes."
– CEO PH&V