Which Service Can We Provide?

"Great leaders grow themselves. They are willing to change as the organization grows and changes."
~ Jim Collins

Leadership Coaching

We help individuals and organizations find out how to become exemplary leaders using evidence-based research, assessments, workshops and coaching. Based on the work of Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner in “The Leadership Challenge.”

Executive Coaching via Vistage

We lead a confidential Vistage CEO Peer Advisory Board that exists solely to help high integrity leaders make great decisions that benefit their companies, their families and their communities. Open to qualifying CEOs, Presidents and Business Owners.

Strategic Planning Facilitation

We examine external trends and internal strengths, tapping into multiple people’s perspectives. Then we map action plans leading to growth, profit, customer satisfaction, employee engagement and productivity.

Meet Our Team

"Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?"
~ Mary Oliver
Teresa Hall Bartels

Teresa Hall Bartels


Specialties include Leadership Development, Strategic Planning, Board Governance, Interim CEO, Fundraising, Business Development. Great listener.

Charles Bartels

Charles Bartels


Specialties include Business Development, Customer Service, Job and Career Search, Leading People in For-Profit, Government and Not-For-Profit Sectors. Asks great questions.

Results from Our Clients

Chris Surdenik

Chris Surdenik

CEO, Call One

"They have been instrumental in preparing our organization for future growth in two key ways. First, through cultural and process alignment. And second, through leadership preparation and training."

Rhonda Kokot

Rhonda Kokot

Managing Partner, Simple Truth

"It’s clear that she cares deeply about our group and goes above and beyond expectations to create a truly unique experience for all of us. Thanks in large part to Teresa, my Vistage experience has been one of my most important career growth experiences and critical to helping me do my job."

Scott Jones

Scott Jones

Former President & CEO, Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Chicago

"Teresa introduced me to The Leadership Challenge. Teresa's facilitation skills brought the material to life for me; and as a result, I was able to take my leadership to a higher level to be at my personal best."

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Located in Chicago
Teresa Hall Bartels
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