Joanne Osmond working behind the scenes, creates a better world because she has walked this way. Leaving footsteps for others to follow, she is leading the way.
|Joanne Osmond is transparent. There are other words that describe her as well; such as conservative, dedicated to improving the whole child, relevant and practical, reformer, intense, ever-ready energized, and a change agent. She is not afraid to make hard decisions that need to be made to ensure success in the future. Maybe she is a visionary, but she relates that she is only an implementer of the visions that others have. She has been recognized for transforming both individuals and organizations and she continues to do that today at the Lake Villa Library Counseling Small Business Owners, in Scouts, at Church, at School, and in the Lindenhurst-Lake Villa, Lake County community. Her personal mission, handed down to her from her father, is to leave this world a better place because she passed this way.|
Beginning in 2003 through 2018, Joanne contributed time and resources to the Small Business Development Center providing counseling and facilitation of courses to help Lake County small business thrive. She has written and launched eight online classes that provide expert advice to start and grow your business.
Joanne Osmond received a BS from Purdue University and an MBA and Masters in Information Systems from Webster University. She is an international speaker, small business coach, computer programmer, teacher, author, game designer, public affairs director, facilitator, online class designer, coach, publisher, business counselor, personality profiler, entrepreneur, and she helped many small business gain an online presence with her Web hosting and design for small businesses and not-for-profit organizations. She has written several books for business, scouting, and children.
She is currently an accountability coach helping organizations write dynamic strategies for growth.