Accelerated Business Results

Accelerated Business Results and Its Partners Win Four Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards

Cincinnati, Ohio (November 15, 2016) – Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a full-service, award-winning training provider, has won four prestigious medals in the 2016 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards. ABR partnered with Time Warner Cable to earn Silver medals in the Best Use of Blended Learning and Best Advance in Competencies and Skill Development categories; and […]

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Accelerated Business Results Ranks No. 3659 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 List with Three-Year Sales Growth of 85%

Cincinnati, Ohio (September 15, 2016) – Inc. magazine recently ranked Accelerated Business Results (ABR) no. 3659 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. ABR experienced sales growth of 85 percent from 2012 to 2015. “Inc. celebrates what they call the ‘superheroes of the U.S. economy,’ the […]

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Is Microlearning the Missing Piece in Your Performance Management Approach?

Amy Fox

Did you know that last year Millennials surpassed Gen X as the largest cohort of the U.S. labor force, according to the Pew Research Center? The workforce is certainly changing, and employees want more learning opportunities and feedback than ever before. Unfortunately, though, many organizations still use traditional performance management methods that only focus on annual reviews and inconsistent coaching to maintain […]

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Behind the Scenes at ABR: CLO Exchange!

A few of our Accelerated Business Results (ABR) team members spent the week at the Chief Learning Officer (CLO) Exchange conference outside of Atlanta, Georgia. The Exchange is a unique, invitation-only meeting driven by pre-scheduled one-on-one workshops (business meetings) between pre-qualified solution providers and senior decision-makers. ABR attended thought-provoking conference sessions, executive roundtables, and innovative […]

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Inspire Employees at Your Next Annual Meeting (Classic Blog Edition)

Elise Margol

ABR is excited to share that Elise Margol, Director of Instructional Design, has been recognized by Training Industry for her article, “Inspire Employees at Your Next Annual Meeting.” The article has made Training Industry’s Top 10 Articles of 2015 list, highlighting the most-read articles of the year, and garnered her a nomination for a 2016 Training Industry Editors’ & Readership Award. […]

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Accelerated Business Results and Sonic Automotive Win Three Prestigious Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards

Cincinnati, Ohio (September 14, 2015) – Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a full-service, award-winning training provider, and Sonic Automotive, one of the largest automotive retailers in the United States, have won three coveted medals in the Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards. The organizations were awarded Silver medals in the Best Advance in Competencies and Skill […]

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Stay in the Know: Sales Training DOs and DON’Ts

Amy Evans

Today the ABR blog is helping you “stay in the know” by sharing an article that we found interesting. We think you will too. Are lists as helpful to you as they are to me? The article “Do’s and Don’ts for Sales Force Training” in Chief Learning Officer grabbed my attention because I like lists […]

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Behind the Scenes at ABR: A New Addition to the ABR Team!

Amy Fox

What’s new with ABR? Take a peek at what’s going on in our world as we work to deliver relevant, world-class solutions for our clients. We are excited to announce a new addition to the Accelerated Business Results (ABR) team! Darrell Burke has recently joined the Atlanta “branch” (along with Elise Margol) full time at […]

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Stay in the Know: Ensuring an Impactful Website Redesign

Kathryn Lee

Today the ABR blog is helping you “stay in the know” by sharing something we came across that we found interesting. We think you will too. Our team at Accelerated Business Results (ABR) has some exciting news to share. After months of planning, designing, writing, developing, programming, reviewing, and tweaking, today we are ready to […]

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ABR and Apptix Win Gold in Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards

Cincinnati, Ohio (September 30, 2013) – Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a full-service, award-winning training company, and Apptix® (OSE:APP), a premier provider of hosted business communication, collaboration, and IT solutions, have taken home the gold in the 2013 Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards. The organizations were awarded the coveted “Gold” distinction in the Best Extended […]

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ABR and MYCA Form eLearning Partnership

CINCINNATI, Ohio (May 6, 2013) – Accelerated Business Results (ABR) and MYCA Learning, both award-winning, woman-owned training providers, are partnering to bring the best in eLearning to clients. The two companies know that organizations today are looking for high-impact eLearning for their employees. By joining forces and combining their talent and resources, ABR and MYCA […]

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Accelerated Business Results Named as Finalist for Small Business of the Year

Amy Fox

CINCINNATI, Ohio (April 24, 2013) – Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a full-service, award-winning training company, has been named as a finalist in the Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Excellence Awards for 2013. ABR was nominated in the category of Small Business of the Year (16-50 employees) along with five other local companies. “The combination […]

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What Do You Mean, “No One Reads Online”?!

Karrin Frilling

Last week, a colleague forwarded me a blog by Allen Interactions titled “No One Reads Online.” I checked it out for two reasons: The fact that a colleague sent it to me meant that it must be worth reading. The title was intriguing. How could anyone say that no one reads online? Isn’t that what […]

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A Countdown of ABR’s 12 Most Popular Blog Posts

The team members at Accelerated Business Results have been blogging on our website for nearly two years. In fact, we’ve never missed posting at least one blog each week since we started. So, we wanted to take a look back at our 12 most popular blog posts to discover some of the topics and tips […]

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Jump Starting Your Creativity: A Doodle Blog

          I have a confession. I am not a fan of blogging (gasp!). Brainstorming a topic is a stressful experience for me. Inspiration does NOT come easily!! I start off with great intentions—“I’m going to write a fun and insightful blog today!” But that positive attitude quickly turns to frustration when […]

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How Do Leaders Care for the Temperature of Their Relationships?

Elise Margol

Have you ever thought about how your relationships with people impact your ability to meet your goals, both personal and professional? Sometimes it’s all about the relationship two people have with one another and nothing to do with knowledge or skill. Think about it. Can you buy a car from someone you just don’t like? […]

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Accelerated Business Results Named as Finalist in Cincinnati Chamber’s 2012 Small Business Excellence Awards

Amy Fox

Cincinnati, Ohio (April 24, 2012) – Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a full-service, award-winning training and social media firm, has been named as a finalist in the Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Excellence Awards for 2012. ABR was placed in the category of Emerging Business of the Year along with five other local companies. “Accelerated […]

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5 Keys for Unlocking the Value from Networking Meetings

Is networking hard work? Sometimes. However, I look at building business relationships as analogous to what I do as a Mom. I truly love being able to do what I can for my professional connections. Whether it’s referring a job candidate, passing along a prime sales lead, or offering a sincere “congratulations” for receiving an […]

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4 Key Ingredients for Writing a Blog That People Want to Read

The Accelerated Business Results (ABR) blog will soon turn two years old (we launched it on May 6, 2010)! Since that time, I’ve had the pleasure of assisting nearly every week with editing, posting, and, from time to time, writing articles. Although I certainly don’t consider myself to be an expert on blogging or social […]

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Accelerated Business Results Celebrates 10 Years in Business

Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a full-service, award-winning training and social media firm, celebrated its 10-year anniversary last month. Amy E. Fox, ABR’s President and CEO, founded the company in November of 2001, right after 9/11.

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ABR Publishes White Paper on Avoiding 12 Common Sales Pitfalls

Sales success is not achieved by accident, but rather by carefully planned strategies and the avoidance of common sales pitfalls, according to a new white paper authored by Amy Fox, President and CEO of Accelerated Business Results (ABR), a leading corporate training and custom e-learning firm. The white paper, “12 Sales Pitfalls & How Today’s Most Profitable Salespeople Avoid Them,” is available for download on the ABR website.

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Amy Fox to Serve on Panel for Women in Cable Telecommunications Event

Amy Fox, President and CEO of Accelerated Business Results (ABR), will be a panelist at the Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) 2011 Mentoring Partnership Program on September 6, 2011 at the Comcast Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Fox and three other women will be featured in the Midpoint Mentoring Panel and will speak on the theme of “Achievement.”

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