"More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth." ––Napoleon Hill

MLEK Consulting

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"The greatest good you can do for others is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own." ––Benjamin Disraeli

MLEK Training & Facilitation

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"You cannot solve a problem with the same mind that created it." ––Albert Einstein

MLEK Strategic Advice

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Our Company

MLEK provides strategic training, consulting and advisory services to the public, private, not-for-profit and academic sectors. The firm specializes in leadership, communications, innovation, management, ethics, emotional intelligence and executive research. The MLEK team connects client needs to leading-edge consulting, strategic leadership advice, knowledge and training. 

MLEK partners are renowned for the design and delivery of experiential, skill-based learning in a highly interactive, workshop-driven environment that is safe, comfortable and enjoyable. They are always looking for ways to make their courses more engaging, innovative and "sticky".

Public Market

Consulting, training and strategic advice in the broader public services requires an understanding of how government, agencies, boards and commissions work. We have the know-how.

Private Market

Consulting, training and strategic advice in the broader public services requires an understanding of how government, agencies, boards and commissions work. We have the know-how.

Non-for-profit Market

Lots of hard work and accountability is the bedrock of the not-for-profit market. All for good causes that make Canada a great place to live and work. We love this market complete with its boards, client groups and stakeholders. We’re on board.

Academic Market

University, college and adult education courses are part of the long history of MLEK, long before it became MLEK. We facilitate learning because we believe in life-long learning and continuous improvement.

Training and Facilitation

This is our secret sauce. All of our courses are developed and designed by MLEK. Our highly popular trainers and facilitators are experienced, engaging and focused on achieving your company or organization’s learning outcomes. All of our courses can be customized to meet your learning needs. Check out Our Courses.

Course Design, Development, Delivery

Our course and curriculum designers create learning experiences for adult learners in companies, organizations, colleges and universities. It’s not just what you learn – it’s how you learn. That’s what makes us among the best.

Leadership Consultation

It takes wisdom to lead and wisdom to follow. Knowing when to lead and when to follow is an important tenant of responsible leadership. We specialize in working with companies and coaching executives to lead with integrity.

Communications Consultation

What you write, say and do matters. The success of your company or organization is bound together through communication. MLEK believes the better the communication – the better the decision-making. We can help you make it better.

Strategic Advisory Services

Stephen Covey said, “Start with the end in mind.” 

You can’t get to the end goal without a strategy. That’s where we come in.

Innovation Facilitation

To grow means to innovate. MLEK has created an “Innovation Practice” to get your company thinking and moving forward in a creative, sustainable way. This system works.

Our Team

Dr. Laurence Mussio

laurence.mussio@mlek.ca

Specializes in Executive Research, Communications, Public and Private Partnerships and Telecommunications. Laurence is a professional trainer, historian, author, Assistant Professor in the Master of Communications Management program at McMaster University and was named to Canada’s Who’s Who in 2011.

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Lucy La Grassa

lucy.lagrassa@mlek.ca

Specializes in Communications, Government Relations, Issues Management, Transformational Change and Leadership. Lucy is a strategic business advisor, professional trainer, communicator and marketer.

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John Elliott

john.elliott@mlek.ca

Specializes in emotional intelligence, psychometric tools and evaluation, team building, manager as coach and facilitation. John is a is a leading practitioner and certified Emotional Intelligence (EQ) facilitator, professional trainer and executive coach.

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Martin Krogh

martin.krogh@mlek.ca

Specializes in Innovation, Values and Ethics, Customer Service, Stakeholder Engagement and Performance Management. Martin is a professional facilitator, training needs analyst, and has expertise in organizational development, human resources management and designing and delivering results-based training programs.

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