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Andrew Atkins

Andrew Atkins

Andy Atkins is SVP of Research, Innovation, and Practice for Bates, where his team builds innovative solutions that drive client value. Through coaching, consultation, and facilitation, Andy helps leaders and teams develop the communicative leadership to drive business performance. As a nationally recognized thought leader in trust and leadership, he brings a particular focus on how to increase engagement through strategic communications and effective individual and group interactions. Prior to joining Bates, Andy was the Chief Innovation Officer with Interaction Associates where he led the firm’s development of products and next generation services. He has held senior leadership positions with Bank of America, Genuity, Fidelity Investments, and Arthur D. Little, and has been published or quoted in Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, Rotman Magazine, Entrepreneur, Training Industry Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, and The Globe and Mail.

Recent Posts by Andrew Atkins

Rethinking Leadership: Understanding the "Genius" of Your Team

Special Report: Taking Your Team from Good to Great

Is Your Pushing Forward Holding Your Company Back?

Bridge the Gap from Strategy to Execution

Do You Want to be Loved or Trusted?

Special Report: We Have a Problem, and That's a Good Thing!

The Trust Equation

Special Report: Championing Innovation

Vision: a Dream or a Nightmare?

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