April Jones, B.A., M.S.W., M.S., M.Ed., Ph.D. is a highly certified and versatile professional with expertise in an array of business and social science practices with certificates in online learning and performance improvement, among many others. She has published in peer reviewed journal articles and published six fiction/non-fiction books. She is a world traveler presenting her research studies in over 10 countries and in the U.S. at Auburn University and guest lecturer at the school of business at Troy University Montgomery and Auburn University Montgomery. She is a journal reviewer for the American Psychological Association Translational Issues in Psychological Sciences Journal and has reviewed for the Society of Industrial Organizational Psychology conferences.
As an organizational psychology practitioner she is known for her critical thinking skills, research in the healthcare industry, and organization development expertise. Dr Jones's career as a life-long manager and social work practitioner consist of research, program evaluation,and education and training to improve workforce productivity and individual performance. She was featured in The Story Exchange, a digital media project showcasing entrepreneurial women around the world, a world-wide campaign to showcase only 1000 women in business
Visionary Consulting Services (VCS), LLC is a web-based for-profit education and training company that provides professional (employee/individual) and organization development services, training, and assessments.
We provide professional and organizational development services online and on-site as requested. Our mission is to assist clients with cost effective solutions to their education and training needs for individuals, teams, and organizations improvement/change by use of evidence and research based methodologies at the click of your fingertips through our assessments and virtual learning system, and/or face-to-face by providing on-site training and education.
Our portfolio of services are professional development, career coaching, change management programs, conflict management programs/skills development, cross-cultural team development programs/training, customized assessment reporting, customized team development programs, leadership development programs, MBTI team building programs, strategic HR consulting, team coaching, using the MBTI tool in organization programs, performance management; and research services.
Education and Training Services
Services are offered on-site or online live presentations, seminars, conferences, and workshops based on your unique company needs. Visit our store for course information.
Assessments are conducted online using our assessment center, which is licensed from CPP and administered through the Skills One system. Individuals or organizations must purchase the assessment, then you will receive your access code for your assessments. Assessments take 60 minutes or less, depending on the type of assessment you have selected. When you complete your assessment an independent consultant will contact you via email or by phone to schedule an appointment for your 15-30 minute consultation sessions. Consultations sessions are conducted either by phone, video conferencing, or face-to-face (on-site) at a location to be determine by you and your consultant. NOTE: On-site assessment consultations and/or consultation sessions more than 30 minutes are subject to additional costs. Assessments are available in over 30 different languages.
Custom Services are available for e-learning courses, book publishing, and research.