The expertise of your managers affects every aspect of your business: employee engagement, productivity, turnover, and results. Great management doesn’t usually happen on its own. Managers aren’t born knowing how to support, develop, and motivate their employees.

At The Ken Blanchard Companies, we believe everyone deserves to work with a great manager. We are a leadership training and development company with over 35 years of experience in training millions of the world’s best managers who now know how to bring out the best in their people, create great workplaces, and deliver bottom-line results.

why blanchard?

Our mission is to make great things happen for each of our clients. At every level of our organization, we go above and beyond to exceed our clients’ expectations.

  • Proven, Time-Tested Content
    With two of the world’s most widely used leadership frameworks, Situational Leadership® II and The One Minute Manager, along with thought leadership in the areas of trust, motivation, change, and customer service, our content has been proven time and again to deliver valuable ROI for your investment.
  • Simple and Powerful Models
    Backed by years of research and experience, our leadership training programs offer simple models and powerful truths that are easy to grasp, easy to remember, and easy to apply immediately.
  • A Focus on Managers
    Managers are the core of your company. Our management training can help them to be effective operational leaders while they cultivate a great workplace experience for their employees.
  • Breadth and Depth of Experience
    Our team of thought leaders and experts deliver relevant leadership development training to help companies build a workforce that is passionate and productive, and produces results.

Meet Our Talented Team

Our team is dedicated to delivering leadership development programs that go beyond clients’ expectations to help them reach their goals.

Arinya Talerngsri
Managing Director and Chief Capability Officer
Founder and Group Managing Director of APMGroup and now Chief Capability Officer and Managing Director at SEAC, Arinya has devoted 27 years to working with the owners and CEOs of Thailand’s leading domestic and multinational organizations. Arinya has received global recognition for her work and passion, and has been a keynote speaker at many industry and professional conferences.
James R. Engel
Chief Learning Architect
Success, for James, is when everyone can see the change they want every day. James has 20+ years of experience in consulting, coaching, and facilitation across 4 continents (including 14 years in Asia), cultures and industries. He changes businesses for the better through experiences that raise awareness, shift paradigms and perspective, while building new capabilities at the individual and team level.
Preechapol Sereeviriyakul
Senior Consultant
Preechapol is passionate about developing people’s capabilities to achieve personal and organizational results. Preechapol serves clients in the areas of leadership development and human resource deployment in organizations, and has helped clients build leadership skills and communication capabilities - particularly for people in client-facing roles. He has worked with Thailand’s leading conglomerates and multi-national companies in leadership development programs.