Meet Our Team

Our productive Training instructors thrive on helping leaders and teams communicate, connect, grow and improve! This is what we do best for our clients. We are a team of seasoned professional facilitators and coaches that speak and train full-time.

Collectively we have decades of real-world experience and adult-learning, communication, relationship building and behavior-improvement practices. This means you are assured of impressive results with your team, every time. Your people will NOT sit around in our sessions, they will be fully engaged!


Joe Tabers, CSP Certified Speaking Professional, Business Coach

Joe Tabers, Leadership Keynote Speaker

Founder of Productive Training Services; Joe Tabers is an engaging conference speaker and interactive workshop leader. He has studied skills for developing human potential for over twelve years and has encouraged thousands of individuals to increase both their personal and professional effectiveness.

As a seasoned businessman, educator and performance improvement coach, he brings to his audiences a wealth of valuable, practical experience that includes training and research in adult learning, communication and management leadership skills at a national level.

In addition to his training, his business experience includes having been inside of over 300 diverse client work environments including manufacturing, engineering education, health care and more… both gaining and sharing helpful processes and strategies that have proven to get effective results.

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Jackie McCarroll - Senior Consultant

Jackie McCarroll – Senior Consultant

Jackie is an engaging training professional who has consulted with hundreds of global corporations, organizations, and institutions. Over the past 20+ years, Jackie has successfully partnered with an extensive list of clients including the automotive industry, healthcare and service providers, union organizations, and non-profit and academic institutions.

Jackie specializes in providing customized learning solutions to strengthen employee performance and enhance business results with her extensive background in both technical and core business skill areas.

Since 1984, Jackie has professionally conducted over 2500 highly rated programs for more than 500 national and international audiences.

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Gordon R. Prepsky - Leadership and Team Communication Expert

Gordon R. Prepsky – Leadership and Team Communication Expert

Gordon Prepsky is an accomplished psychologist turned trainer/facilitator, expert in imparting “practical skills” for greater effectiveness and bottom-line results.

He has lead numerous training sessions in Personal Leadership, Motivating Others, Decision Making & Goal Setting, Effective Listening, Conflict Resolution and Stress Management.

Using humor and wit, Gordon creates an educational atmosphere where participants have fun, and are engaged in developing relevant solutions that maximize their personal learning and growth.

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Coaching and Team Development Speaker – Josh Schneider

Josh is an engaging conference speaker and interactive workshop leader.

Josh has been featured on Under 30 CEO and The CEO Hour talking about business and people performance with strategies for reaching the next level. From the stage Josh brings a passion that is contagious, an energy that’s undeniable, and innovative ideas that work in today’s new business climate.

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