Our clients tell us:

  • We bring world-class expertise to the table.
  • We understand how to operate in a global environment.
  • Our consulting process is tailored to them, leading to the desired results.
  • They appreciate our curiosity and innovative perspectives.
  • They enjoy working with us.

"Superb! That's the word that best describes work that Gary McLean has done for me in my role as President of Personnel Decisions International (PDI). He was instrumental in setting up our quality program. The coaching he provided was excellent. He listened carefully to our needs, and was particularly helpful in expanding my thinking.

McLean displayed integrity, trust, incredible knowledge, flexibility, and strong interpersonal skills. Working with our organization of professionals was no simple task. They handled it well."

- Don Birkeland, Past President, Personnel Decisions International


"From 1986 when Dr. McLean was my academic mentor to the present day as a colleague and associate for ECCO International clients, I have had the pleasure to see his professionalism in action and wisdom transform teams. I highly recommend Dr. McLean as a coach, consultant, and speaker on global management topics for any group who is willing to embrace change."

- Amy S. Tolbert, Ph.D., CSP, ECCO International


"I have known Dr. Gary McLean for almost 12 years. He conducted needs assessment for safety for the Ras Tanura Refinery, presented HRD topics to senior management, conducted workshops for superintendents and managers of employee relations and training, designed surveys for the Leadership Center, and assisted in the development and implementation of the training of the PIC (Performance Improvement Consulting) program to develop internal consultants.

"With full confidence, I can say that we have found his work ethic, quality of his products and services, and his personal traits to meet the highest standards of excellence. In addition, all of the people who met him in our business have been touched by his kindness, dedication, understanding of global perspectives, and, above all, insistence on quality standards. We have been fortunate to have Gary work with us and to have him as a most reliable friend to all."

- Dr. Ahmad A. Ajarimah
Superintendent Programs & Technical Services Division of Saudi Aramco
and Director of HRD Programs of ASHRM


"Laird has been a valued partner throughout the length of his engagement with our project. His business-savvy, combined with the highest level of professionalism, allowed him to make a significantly positive impact on our team and project. With his guidance and project management expertise we have achieved and exceeded our project goals, taking high-level concepts and moving them through to tangible execution. It gives me great pleasure to be able to recommend Laird's services with full trust that he will deliver a high-quality, practical solution regardless of the scale and scope of the initiative."

- Director, Global Organisation Development, Fortune 500 Company


"McLean Global Consulting has provided world-class support to our organization for several years. A recent project designed to assess management structure, effectiveness, and areas of improvement was of especially high value as we evaluated overall business performance. McLean's team has consistently provided a high level of creativity, data gathering and analysis, and solution-oriented discussion. Much appreciated!"

- Vice President, New Product Development, Fortune 500 company


"Laird has a unique ability to quickly assess what is needed, identify the major drivers for change, and deliver OD and learning solutions that bring tangible improvement. Laird works effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization and can work the full cycle from strategy to design to implementation."

- Vice President, Learning & Development, Fortune 500 company


"Cynthia is an excellent project manager! She is very detailed and process-oriented. Her customer service attitude, along with her strong skills, adds so much value to her customers. She also has a strong technical background and knowledge of eLearning."

- Director of Operations, Learning Group, BI, Inc.