Innovative Edge, Inc.
Innovative Edge, Inc.
April Frank (Innovative Edge, Inc.) has been an active provider of HeartMath tools training since 1997, specializing in leadership development in Emotional Intelligence Competency skill-building for performance improvement.
Innovative Edge, Inc. specializes in organizational training and consulting in leadership development, emotional intelligence, managing change, strategic planning, team effectiveness, communication effectiveness, conflict resolution and resilience.
As a facilitator and executive coach April works with leaders and their teams to create increased coherence and improve individual and organizational performance. For over 20 years she has worked with diverse types of organizations in the private and public sector to measurably increase productivity in the manufacturing, service, technology and health care industries. Clients also include government and educational organizations.
April and her colleagues created the comprehensive development program for leaders: “Emotional Intelligence – The Differentiating Competence in Leadership Effectiveness™”, that provides skill building in emotional intelligence applied to performance improvement through individualized assessment, behavioral goal setting, 1-on-1 coaching and interactive workshop learning. April is accredited by Hay/McBer -- Hay Group, Inc/Korn Ferry, and administers the Emotional and Social Competence Inventory Assessment authored by authored by Daniel Goleman and Richard Boyatzis and the Leadership Competencies Portfolio.
How I use the HeartMath System
The scientifically validated HeartMath tools and techniques enable coaching clients and training groups of participants to more rapidly integrate expanded self-awareness for improved emotional self-regulation, self-motivation and empathy.
With HeartMath tools are included in the training content of our programs, we are able to measure higher and more sustained improvements in reduced stressful feelings, reduced physiological effects of stress, with increased positive mood, increased capacity for focus, resilience, listening and communication effectiveness, empathy and interpersonal understanding, and team effectiveness.