Grant is an accountant turned professional speaker specialising in finance, leadership and management competencies delivering training as part of the management development programmes for universities and companies worldwide. Grant Vernon is a speaker, trainer and facilitator dedicated to helping companies manage and develop their staff more effectively. Grant’s specialty is facilitating complicated management lessons and information into simple, immediately implimentable action steps and he has helped thousands through his talks, seminars and workshops.
He has delivered training to some of the biggest names in the Industry including Vodafone, Ooredoo, MTN, Etisalat, Zain, Telia Sonera, STC, Viva, Du and Vodacom, vendors including Eriksson, NEC, IBM, Huawei and Reuters as well as other blue chip clients such as Arcelor Mittal, ABSA, Nedbank and Standard Bank, General Motors SA, NPC Cimpor and the South African Revenue Services. He has been delivering training for over ten years on both a public and company-specific basis, with excellent feedback received from delegates worldwide. He is also a guest presenter at four South African Universities and Business Schools and has been the lead trainer for many training and coaching programmes for clients in industries including Motoring, Business Banking, FMCG and Telco. His portfolio includes a range of programmes, some university accredited, including the Telecoms Mini MBA, Effective Telecoms Strategies and LTE Focus – Advanced Business Diploma.
Grant is an author and teacher to whom audiences respond with enthusiasm. He brings a wealth of practical information to his delegates, helping them to develop the techniques and strategies that consistently overcome frustrations, challenges and disorganization. His specialty is facilitating complicated management sessions, helping participants to develop simple, immediately implementable action steps. He has helped thousands through his talks, books and workshops. Grant brings a wealth of practical information to his clients, helping them to develop the techniques and strategies that consistently overcome frustration and disorganization. He demonstrates that you don’t have to be a super hero or management genius with a huge budget to manage your team successfully. Through examples and stories, you’ll learn hands-on techniques you can use RIGHT NOW to improve customer service and combat wastage, stress and constant firefighting. He is recipient of the Mayors Award for Peace and Goodwill and the Sunday Tribune Entrepreneur award.
You can find out more about Grant’s work on his website, Business Made Simple.