Training in most soft-skills areas to improve people and leadership skills
Facilitation, brainstorming, motivation, ice-breaking and teambuilding
Subject-matter-experts for talks, seminars, technical training
Seminars & study tours to Malaysia and South East Asia in any areas of interest
SkillFocus Consultancy is an international management and training consultancy operating out of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with more than 20 years of experience in the domestic and global arena.
The company provides highly professional and customised consultancy services to organisations and nations cutting across all sectors – corporate, government, international organisations and civil society.
SkillFocus networks with several organizations in various countries and partners with a team of highly qualified and experienced consultants and specialists both in Malaysia and outside, to provide optimal programmes for capacity-building, training, study tours, and consultancy interventions.
Because we have trained on-site in more than 35 countries around the world, we understand cultures betters and are able to better customize our training to suit the local needs of our clients and are also able to expose participants to a broader global perspective!
Furthermore, we are small and lean outfit and we do not incur overheads that most other training firms do; we therefore are able to provide our services to our clients at very affordable rates without all the other built-in costs!
DR. BILL DANT
We consistently achieve very good to excellent evaluations and ratings in all our training sessions based on participants’ feedback and evaluation!
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High Impact Teambuilding is a fun filled experiential journey about people working as a team to meet the organizational deliverables. Teams will be exposed to ideas and concept of working professionally despite the differences and staying focused on the big picture. The program incorporates interesting outdoor and indoor team challenges that will take participants through Read more about Teambuilding[…]
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