Building leaders since 1977

Leadership is built on behavior. Your success is grounded in understanding that behavior.

SSCA (also known as Spencer/Shenk/Capers & Associates, Inc.) is a behavioral science consulting firm whose core business is to increase your personal and organizational productivity by developing leadership excellence. Decades of expertise in both behavioral science and business management helps you and your leaders through consulting, coaching and training. Services include Executive Coaching, Executive Screening, Leadership Development, Conscious Leadership Training, Executive Workshops and more.

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Executive Coaching

Guiding teams made up of people with different personalities and backgrounds toward the goals you have for your business is never easy. Our experienced coaches come alongside to give you the insights you need for success.

World Class Workshops

What if you could send your key leaders to a multi-day leadership training program to rapidly maximize their effectiveness? SSCA hosts highly effective leadership workshops that empower your key people by helping them to understand and utilize the proven impact of behavioral science.

Change Management

Change is an essential part of business. SSCA’s coaching system supports your leaders in developing effective procedures and processes. Your teams become focused on the same goals and work together more effectively, improving your bottom line.

Developing Teamwork

The heart of leadership is an effective team. SSCA has a wide range of proven tools and methods that help your teams work together more seamlessly. The result is reduced turnover, increased team morale and long-term profitability.

The Elements of Leadership workshops

Tranformative world-class multi-day leadership workshops that rapidly empower your leaders. It’s the fastest way to empower your leadership teams to maximize the impact of behavioral science.

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Would you like your leaders to be the best they can be?

Effective leadership is the single most important element of business growth and success. SSCA provides you with a number of effective options to empower your leaders.

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SSCA Founder Dr. Bradford F. Spencer, Ph.D. (left) with the firm’s first partner, Thomas M. Shenk.

The Science of Leadership

Science. It’s all around you.

Every decision we make as human beings, every response, every action has a foundation in science. That reality lies at the very heart of everything that makes SSCA unique. We’re known for transformative results because our approach is based on proven scientific principles of human behavior. It’s what we’ve been passionate about ever since Bradford Spencer Ph.D. first began providing high quality leadership consulting services back in 1977. We combine systematic analysis with intuitive skills to diagnose both existing and potential problems. Our investigations are not limited to analyzing the symptoms; we probe to identify the underlying causes of the issues that are holding your organization back from its full potential. The overriding mission of every SSCA consultant is to help you and your leadership team transform in order to overcome the common challenges of leadership, thus reaching your goals and achieving personal and professional satisfaction.

Powerful workshops to empower your leaders

Several powerful leadership development workshops are already available. Just plug your leaders into these incredible multi-day programs for results that will transform your organization. In addition, we can design custom solutions including executive retreats.

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Four decades of leading the way in Leadership Development

Executive Coaching
A comprehensive team of behavioral consultants with extensive experience in leadership development and team building.
World Class Workshops
A series of workshops to accelerate the capabilities of your leadership teams through an understanding of behavioral science.
Change Management
Assisting organizations through the complex dynamics of managing change cycles so that staff embrace change rather than resist it.
Executive Screening
Proven, time-tested evaluation instruments and procedures to help you find the right fit for a variety of leadership positions.

Explore leadership insights from our specialists

The differences we make help leaders personally and professionally, help their companies grow, help them grow. That’s the difference we want to make.

Dr. Brad Spencer, Founder & President

Meet our team. Passionate about your team.

SSCA consists of a team of highly experienced experts in leadership development. Your consultant is dedicated to helping your business succeed, and draws on the combined experience of the entire SSCA system to help get you to your goals.

What Clients are saying

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Making great organizations even greater

Since 1976, SSCA has helped organizations of all types and sizes enhance the effectiveness of their leadership teams and improve their financial performance.
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Turning challenges into opportunities

Is your organization undergoing major change and/or upheaval due to accelerated market growth, new marketplace opportunities, transitions in leadership, mergers and acquisitions or the launch of a new product? Adapting to change and confronting the attendant challenges can create enormous stress for all involved. We can help. Contact us for a no-obligation initial discussion.

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We’d love to answer any questions you have and get your organization moving toward greater success. Just fill out the convenient form and someone will get in touch to arrange a no-obligation meeting to discuss your needs in more detail.

Offices:
1515 W 190th Street, Suite 160
Gardena, CA 0248

Phone: +1 310.515.7555
Fax: +1 310.515.7861
Email: info@ssca.com

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