As an entrepreneur, I must admit that I had not paid enough attention to hiring practices until the business was going through a rough patch. We reluctantly agreed to use Activate Group’s TopGrading selection tools and hired our first ‘A’ player shortly thereafter. What a huge difference!

Otmara Diaz-Cooper
President, Diaz & Cooper Advertising, Inc.

Howard has masterfully identified the key leaks that every company struggles with to some degree. And not only does he identify them clearly, he has given us the roadmap to plugging the leaks.

Jerry Fons

Using a combination of tried and tested tools, experiential tactics and cutting edge approaches, Howard delivers practical guidance to help executives lead companies through various growth phases.

Financial Acumen, Inc

By using the tools, we have hired key employees that have helped our company to turn around in growth mode. Through assessments and budgets created around our Gazelles one-page plan we now have a true blueprint for success.

Desmond Falla
CEO, DRT International