Wade Younger, CSP is the CEO of The Value Wave, Fruition Performance Management, Portinar, and Youthapedia. He has written over 40 books and has made personal and organizational wellness his life’s work.
Over the past 25 years Wade has given over 1,800 talks, so he is recognized as one of the foremost authorities on organizational development and process improvement. He has been teaching, lecturing, and consulting since 1990, and is known for his approaches to difficult leadership issues. His stories are hypnotic. His methods are about results.
In 1990, Younger founded Fruition Consulting Inc. to focus exclusively on organizational wellness issues. His research is documented in two major studies: “Structural Piloting,” and “The Internal Economy, A Market Approach.” Younger has implemented Structural Piloting in several diverse corporate and public-sector organizations.
In 2004, Wade went on to create Portinar, an online training tool to provide a mobile learning solution for people on the go.
In 2008, Younger founded Youthapedia. Youthapedia represents the world’s largest collection of living skills products for children which teaches them how to handle tough situations, responsibility and behavior through stories, activities, coloring and multimedia.
And most recently in 2011 Younger created, The Value Wave. The Value Wave is a methodology that connects People Development, Business Processes, Change Management and Lean Six Sigma to drive results in all areas of a sustainable business. It is an Integrated Performance Improvement System.
Wade is not just a speaker, he is an accredited program manager and Six Sigma practitioner and senior consultant with experience developing solutions and managing implementation, methodologies, execution requirements, enterprise deployment plans, project strategies and quality assurance for several Fortune 500 companies.
Below is the Value Wave organizational development algorithm Younger created and uses to improve and turn around company performance.
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