Courtney Dodd

Vice President, Client Service Manager
Currency Management at Mesirow Financial

" Dale is adept at helping clients to craft and identify a framework for success! "

Eric Ford

Internet Entrepreneur

" Dale is blessed with one of the most essential skills for leadership, the natural ability to build trust. "

Braeden Anderson


" Dale is an incredible thought leader in the professional development and adaptive growth space. He is highly skilled in the art of professional networking and growth strategy. Coming in contact with Dale has been one of the most fortunate occurrences of my lifetime. "

Orim Graves

Executive Director
National Association of Securities Professionals

" Dale Favors is a transformative leader who is in-tune with the changing business climate. He understands client issues and provides solutions that are timely and impacts the bottom line. Dale is a strategic thinker with the ability to build valuable relationships across all industries. "

Andrew Barrow

Credit Officer
Investors Bank

" Dale understands what is takes to be a great leader. He listens, encourages, and communicates well, but his greatest leadership skill is his integrity. "

Kenny Jackson

Invictus Capital Investors

" Dale and the Adaptive Growth Leadership Team has the smarts and professional experience that has provided ideas for us to grow our business. "

Osten Bernardez

Vice President
Morgan Stanley

" Dale has been a consistent mentor and coach. His ability to explain complex or new ideas has always been helpful. Dale listens with compassion and provides strategic advice that is backed by experience, examples of success and common sense. Additionally, he’s a constant learner who encourages others to do the same. "

Shaun Hawkins

Assistant Director of Youth Sports and Wellness
Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges

" Dale is a highly skilled and exceptional leader in the professional development and career coaching field. I’ve had the pleasure of working with Dale as a program administrator for several years. He is an inspiration to not just our organization but the entire community that we serve. One of the best decisions the Y has made has been having Dale on our team delivering his positive message to our families. So happy there are people like Dale that share our vision in changing peoples lives for the better. "

Shavonne Posey

Financial Products
TaxAct - A Blucora Company

" Dale is a consistent coach who is committed to the success of those around him. With Dale on your team, you will certainly move closer toward your goals! "

Chris Sabin

Nibas Holdings LLC

" Dale Favors is a master connector of people and idea generator. He is a trusted friend and great listener. Through the AGL platform, Dale is sharing his leadership talent to assist others with finding solutions to their unique business issues. "

Degas A. Wright, CFA

Chief Investment Officer
Decatur Capital Management, Inc.

" Recently, Dale conducted a strategic planning session for our firm, Decatur Capital Management. Several weeks prior to the session, he met with the senior leadership to determine the areas for growth and improvement. Dale engaged with the team in the first few minutes of the session and maintained that engagement throughout the entire day. He presented several different paths to attain our objectives and addressed several of our questions based on his industry experience and knowledge.

If you want to move forward with your objectives, I would recommend working with Dale! "

Miguel Martinez-Saenz

St. Francis College, Brooklyn

" Dale Favors takes partnership to another level. When many are inclined to talk about win-win situations, Dale actually embodies the essence of finding ways to ensure everyone benefits. He is masterful at getting folks aligned and on the same page to ensure outcomes are met while never compromising the integrity of the process. St. Francis College is lucky to have him as a partner in mission as we continue to strive to make a college education accessible and affordable. More importantly perhaps, Dale is continually pushing us to become better to ensure that the people that choose SFC are provided an education that enables them to dream, serve and achieve. "

Chris Reid

Managing Partner
Alan Consulting, LLC

" Dale is a passionate thought leader who has excelled as an influencer and motivator. Dale’s vast network and ability to listen intently has allowed him to develop a special relationship with customers, colleagues and friends. I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Dale in all these capacities and really appreciate his professional approach. "

Donal Quinn

Senior Financial Technology Executive

" Dale is an exceptional career coach with a very personable style but is also forceful in having his clients keep up their accountability. He is methodical in understanding your history, your value-add capabilities and qualities and how to showcase them to land your target role. He was instrumental in guiding me through the process of creating communication artifacts as well as being on hand at short notice in interview preparation all of which were instrumental in helping me land my new role. "

Jared Giles

Director of Workforce Development Initiatives, Workforce Development
Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation

" Dale’s professional development sessions with our students has been an invaluable part of their internship experience. Dale understands how to help them understand the value in their experience, the need to take their development seriously, and provides the tools necessary for them to grow into the young leaders they are poised to be. Interns consistently remark on what they learned from his sessions and we are excited to welcome Dale back every summer to share his expertise. "