East Tenth Group is a boutique people strategy and human resources consulting firm that helps leaders of growth enterprises build, support and inspire their organizations to do great things.
East Tenth Group provides expert assessment of, advice about, and hand-on support for all key HR functions.
1-on-1 and team programs to build skills and shorten paths to peak performance.
Maximize Your Leadership™ for experienced executives.
New Leader Performance Acceleration for leaders in a new position.
Leverage Leadership Effectiveness™ for leaders with enhanced responsibilities or capability needs.
Accelerate Managerial Effectiveness™ for leaders new to management.
Build High-Performing Teamsfor leaders needing to strengthen a team and gain alignment.
East Tenth Group coaches clients to behavioral changes that yield impactful business results. Objectives include:
Michelle is a savvy business-minded senior leader – she is also a trusted partner who fosters powerfully productive relationships. We quickly built rapport, and with her leadership, deployed strategies that generated process efficiencies and re-positioned the HR group as true business partners. We became a proactive group that contributes to the overall success of the business.
Through East Tenth Group, Michelle was able to quickly assess our situation and provide advice to me and the senior leadership team as we planned and proceeded with layoffs and other cost-cutting measures. Michelle was calm and compassionate and ensured that our primary objective of treating our staff with dignity throughout the process was preserved.
Michelle is grounded in the business of business – she understands the financial implications and works well to provide practical solutions. She was instrumental in assisting the management of the agency to reinvigorate the company by assessing the talent, helping to attract new and vital talent and also ensuring that HR was a driving force. I would welcome an opportunity to work with her again. I highly recommend her.
Michelle was instrumental in helping me work through a career transition within my industry. She lends a wealth of corporate human resources and executive coaching experience to an organized and thoughtful process that delivers results. I appreciated the fact that Michelle didn’t prolong the process (as many tend to do) by entertaining every thought or idea that I had – she really honed in on the specifics of what I said my goals where and made sure we narrowed the focus to arrive at a…
Michelle is a creative HR/business consultant with strong intellectual capabilities and the utmost integrity. She is pragmatic, open minded and has a keen eye for talent. Her thinking is expansive and nimble and her communications skills are outstanding. To me, she was an invaluable partner, conveying critical information that offered clarity on organizational issues and insights about the company culture.
Prior to meeting Michelle through my organization, I felt overwhelmed with my job responsibilities and workload – spending many long hours at the office and no balance between my work and personal life. Well, after 3 months of coaching by Michelle, I am a new person – both at work and in my personal life. I am receiving encouraging feedback from colleagues. I am spending precious time with my family and friends, too.Michelle guided me through a process that (at times) was emotionally o…
Having Michelle come in was the best thing we could have done – she put some basic practices in motion that turned our HR department into a well-oiled machine. Michelle was an invaluable resource at a time when we needed senior level HR guidance. She expertly determines the areas of greatest need for improvement, and executes resolutions that best fit a company’s unique needs and priorities.
We engaged Michelle Tenzyk and East Tenth Group for an overall HR assessment of our growing, 70-person company. She was professional, organized, and discrete in her dealings with our employees. She provided great insights and recommendations in her thorough, well-written report. Her work was timely and cost-effective for the value provided.
Words cannot do justice to the contribution Michelle made to me, my management team, and our organization during a time of significant transition and evolution. The result of her guidance was tangible in everything from the positive shift in our culture to our bottom line. Michelle is professional, compassionate, and passionate about people.
A strong Human Resources leader whose understanding of business and finance translates to solutions and recommendations that are realistic, impactful, achievable, and measurable. Michelle gets to the root of problems quickly, and shares her thoughts with great clarity. She connects well with people at all levels throughout an organization because she is genuine, honest, and approachable.