What People Say About Simma
you! Thank You! Thank you! The energy, humor, and honest sharing of
your personal experiences made the presentation a home! Your topic will
create a lasting consciousness about life/work balance throughout our
James Lee Henderson
Director of Human Resources
We would like to extend our sincere gratitude and thank you for helping
us down the path to achieving our business goals as they apply to
Your impact has been profound. Your skill, sensitivity, and style
were impressive. Your on-point content held the interest of all
attendees, and created an environment that allowed them to share both
professional and personal stories. I was impressed with your ability to
relate to at least three generations of participants from varying
Director, Workforce Diversity
experience working with conflict resolution and your understanding of
the complexity of our issues helped us navigate through many highly
charged issues to get where we are today.
United Fire Service Women
helped move the HR community closer to the overall goals of the
organization in rounding our our professional development.
Northern California Human Resources Association
Simma asks probing
questions designed to define the scope of the problem or issue and then
suggest, in a gentle yet knowledgeable manner, solutions that are both
creative and on the point.
Director of Human Resources
Renaissance Seattle Hotel
educated, entertained, engaged and challenged our participants to think
about the role, and how they perceive diversity in their lives.
Monster Diversity Leadership Weekends
We used the
information your obtained through staff and board surveys and focus
groups to develop a diversity plan. Thanks again for working with us
and providing us with a sound assessment from which we could improve
the diversity and cultural sensitivity of our organization.
REACH Community Development
Simma surpassed our
expectations. She does an excellent job of humanizing the challenges of
working through differences in the workplace, while also challenging
participants to improve their ability and understanding of others. We
look forward to bringing Simma back.
Performance and Development
City of Eugene (OR)
received from conference participants was very positive concerning the
information you provided and your presentation captured their attention
throughout the two hour timeframe.
I was in need of a
speaker to assist us I rolling our a new concept that was, not the most
exciting concept ever introduced! I was very pleased with the
results she achieved.
Renaissance Stanford Court Hotel
In a word, I think
Simma is fantastic. Her presentation is outstanding, she related
extremely well and is a great speaker.
Renaissance Entrepreneur Center
Your seminar on Stress Management really hit the point for our
Assistant Principals of the Year! Many of the participants noted that
they continue to use your "techniques" .
My observations of
her classroom performance suggests not only a command of the subject
matter, but also a "passion" for the subject of workplace diversity.
Her trainees rated her classroom performance as outstanding.
Diversity Curriculum Manager Business Communications Systems
participants enjoyed your approachable and upbeat style of delivery.
The workshop evaluations indicated Gender Communications has been
highly interactive which added to its success.
Pillsbury Bakeries & Foodservice
Judging from the
letters and feedback we've received, your presentation, "Time
Management... to create bank" really hit home to our audience of 6, 000
Your strong delivery coupled with candor and warmth, plus your solid
tips and sense of humor affected the viewers in very positive ways.
NAFE Women's Foundation
"Creating Conscious Life Balance" was marvelous and the evaluations not
only reflect how much the students enjoyed your workshop, but how much
they learned from you.
Student Life Programs
California State University, Hayward
The training methods
you used got the entire group involved and helped people feel
comfortable talking about sensitive issues. Staff felt that this was
"the best training we have ever had" Thanks to your excellent work, the
door has now been opened for an ongoing dialogue about diversity at
Lifelong Medical Care.
Chief Operating Officer
Lifelong Medical Care