About Fierce About Fierce

Fierce changes the way business is done. And the way lives are lived.

As leaders in professional development and training, we transform cultures. We grow communication and leadership skills in organizations and educational institutions of all sizes. Then we make sure those new skills transfer to the job – and become the way things get done.

What is a Fierce Conversation?

The simplest definition of a Fierce conversation is one in which authentic, honest, and direct conversations take place. While many fear real, it is the overlooked conversations that ought to concern us. They are incredibly expensive.

What you should know about us

We’re Award Winning

We’ve been honored as an Inc. 500|5000 company five times, in 2011 and 2017 was named to TrainingIndustry.com’s “Companies to Watch” list, and in 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2015 selected to Seattle Business magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in Washington lists. Just to name a few.

We’re global

Fierce programs have been successfully implemented at blue-chip companies, non-profits, and educational organizations worldwide, including Ernst & Young, Starbucks, Wal-Mart, Coca-Cola, CARE, and Crate & Barrel. Our goal is to bring fierce conversations to every country and every continent in the world — including Antarctica.

We’re not one-size fits all

Much like you, your organization is unique. We provide a tailored solution to ensure individual and collective success and develop skills that are practical, easy-to-learn, and can be applied immediately.

We’re connected to ROI

Speaking of expensive, we help organizations recover the cost of missed conversations. Fierce conversations lead to successful outcomes and measurable ROI, so we’ve heard from our clients.

In the News

Press Room

This is where we get to brag. Read featured news stories that have hit the wire and view our trophy room.

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Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

We know Fierce has a positive impact on the world. Our work extends beyond the people we train into their communities, and families, to impact the lives of people around the world for the better.

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Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Meet those accountable for promoting the benefits of Fierce conversations around the world.

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We're passionate. We're Fierce. We're growing our team. Join us to change the world one conversation at a time.

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Our Core Values

Sure there are seven of them. And not a single one more important than the other. We use them to help our decision making become easier and drive our vision and our mission.

Live the Brand

Working at Fierce requires steadfast commitment. We apply our principles and practices to everything we do. While we aren’t superhuman, we quickly recognize when we’ve “fallen off the wagon” and aspire to rejoin our comrades sooner rather than later.

Be Passionate

We are nothing if not passionate. There is something within each of us that compels us to do this work—to dedicate our lives to improving leaders, individuals, schools, organizations, and communities. We believe in what we do and the difference it makes.

Be Real

There is no faking it at Fierce. We present ourselves—our capabilities and our knowledge—exactly as we are. We don’t pretend to be anything we aren’t. We are transparent with each other and our clients, and we embrace what makes each of us unique.

Collaborate Often

We recognize that no one person owns the “truth” about anything. Diverse perspectives improve decision-making, provoke learning, and expand possibilities. So, we take advantage of every opportunity to collaborate, internally and with our clients. By partnering with our clients, we find ourselves richer with every interaction.

Innovate with Intention

Fierce has made a splash since the moment we took our name. Few organizations have presented such originality, creativity, and forward thinking. We aim to keep it that way.

Have Fun

We are a playful bunch with genuine affection for one another. Our work environment is often filled with laughter, and we are never short of reasons to celebrate. We appreciate the energy this brings to the office. And we incorporate an element of fun into everything we do.

Deliver Great Service, Always

We pride ourselves on the profound experience we provide our clients. We have never been ones to back down from a challenge. Faced with adversity, we employ resourcefulness, creativity, and sheer determination to fulfill each and every promise we make—no matter what.