Posts Categorized: Company News

In a Gig Economy One Woman Works to Engage and Connect!

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  In March of 2000 Nanci Appleman-Vassil had been laid-off for the second time in 2 years. With an education in psychology, education and counseling, she had built a career in corporate training, development and human resources. She had begun to notice a trend, during the down-turn in the economy organizations were looking to trim… Read more »

Everything DiSC Workplace® Facilitator Certification

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Kids are out of school soon but you can learn a new set of skills! APLS Group is delivering a live workshop, Everything DiSC Workplace® Facilitator Certification, June 6-7, in Raleigh, NC. We are offering summer discount rate of $1995 (reg $2495) for the Certification class and $995 (reg $1195) for materials kit. 15 PDCs @SHRM… Read more »

Productive Conflict

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Conflict at work can be extremely stressful for the parties involved. During a conflict situation, it’s easy and natural to fall into the trap of blaming the other person, with negative emotions clouding judgement. That is why having a toolkit for taking blame out of the equation and replacing it with understanding and accountability can… Read more »

Five Crucial Steps for Team Building

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An organization is only as good as its teamwork. While it’s tempting to blame individuals for dysfunction, neglecting to take the steps to build a cohesive team is often the root cause behind a team’s failing, or even simply lackluster, performance. A helpful toolkit we use at APLS Group for understanding foundational behaviors for team… Read more »

APLS Sponsors Women’s Event

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Learn how to manifest your dreams and goals in a fun environment! Supplies, food, and wine are all included!!! We are excited to have @traveling.gastronomist lead our yoga session and Author Catherine Scott-Pain,Survival,and Overcoming as our motivational speaker! Learn a simple way to make a powerful vision board. As you are creating your board enjoy tasting some… Read more »

How to Succeed at New Year’s Resolutions

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  The beginning of the new year is a time to pause and think about what we would like for ourselves in the future. Many, if not most of us, at least contemplate New Year’s resolutions, if only to dismiss them as inevitably bound to fail. In fact, some of us have already resigned ourselves… Read more »

Nanci is Speaking at NCSHRM 2018!

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Please join Nanci Appleman-Vassil, founder/CEO of APLS Group, for her workshop 18 Common Mistakes Leaders Make at NCSHRM’s Legendary Leadership conference on September 25 in Pinehurst, NC. Attendees will learn to identify the common pitfalls of leadership and walk away with tips and tools for leadership success. For workshop times, please visit  

APLS Receives HUB Certification

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APLS Group has been certified as a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) with the state of North Carolina. This designation recognizes APLS Group as a woman-owned firm eligible for state procurement and contracting opportunities.

APLS Group Now Offers Leadout Leadership Training Simulation!

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Looking for a fun, unique way to develop leadership knowledge and skill? Try Leadout: An Experience in Leadership®. Using a real-life business scenario, Leadout offers trainers a stimulating, time-tested, exceptional activity for developing leadership and building teams. Through the power of experiential learning, participants gain direct insight into high performance teamwork, try new leadership behaviors, and explore the… Read more »

The 90/10 Rule for Successful Organizations

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Join Nanci at the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce monthly Talent Strategies Workshop where she will be presenting “The 90/10 Rule for Successful Organizations.” Workshop Overview: As a leader, do you inspire and motivate others to get the work done, or do you put all your energy into the mechanics of the tasks and not the people?… Read more »