Strategic Partner Charles Parnell

Charles Parnell

Strategic Partner

Charles is President of The Amini Group Ltd., a consulting firm specializing in leadership and management development facilitation and consulting, effective hiring and retention, team building and midlevel management coaching. The firm is focused on performance improvement and leadership development for individuals and organizations. It advises management in the following functional areas of human resource management: staffing, employee development, positive employee relations and employee relations He is known for his dynamic speaking style. He is an entertaining speaker who focuses on coaching, team building managing people for maximum performance, diversity, customer service and communications. Charles has been functioning as Management Coach for over sixteen years working with mid level managers and leaders. He uses the following coaching intervention strategies: brainstorming, behavioral modeling, role playing, resource identification and allocation, identification of learning styles, identification of behavioral styles, client pairing, analogies, past and current practical examples, best behavioral practices, active listening and the effective use of open-ended questions. He facilitates workshops and seminars in coaching.

Charles is a former Director of Human Resources at the Dial Corporation. He has over thirty years experience in human resources in the following functional areas: labor relations, staffing, positive employee relations, employee relations, employee development and safety. Charles is certified in effective hiring and retention. He earned B.A degree in Economics from the University of Memphis and a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Relations/Human Resource Management from Loyola University of Chicago .He has a Lifetime Teaching Certificate from the Maricopa Community College Board. He is a faculty member at the University of Phoenix facilitating courses in human resource management, organizational behavior and employment law. He has taught human resource management at Arizona State University in the undergraduate school and Golden Gate University in the graduate school.

Charles has the following certifications: Certified Professional Values Analyst, Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst, TriMetrix and Performance Based Interviewing 

Charles was a franchisee of 7- Eleven with the Southland Corporation for ten years.