Strategic Advising + Courses + Seminars

Strategic Advising

Tammy Dowley-Blackman, through the use of ten years of beta testing and data analysis, has developed an array of tools to engage and educate individuals and teams. Strategic Advising is provided to career professionals in a wide variety of sectors through the consulting firm, TDB Group, while the advising and mentoring provided through Looking Forward Lab is designed to engage young adults and early career professionals, with a particular focus on Generation Z.


Online courses range from nonprofit management webinars to the Return on Investment (ROI) Bootcamp for Generation Z.


Trainings and workshops cover topics related to entrepreneurship, Generation Z, Leadership Development and Nonprofit Management.

Interested in our strategic advising, courses or seminars? Let’s talk!

Here are some great examples of successful CEOs’ Personal Mission Statements:

Denise Morrison, CEO of Campbell Soup Company
“To serve as a leader, live a balanced life, and apply ethical principles to make a significant difference.”

Amanda Steinberg, founder of
“To use my gifts of intelligence, charisma, and serial optimism to cultivate the self-worth and net-worth of women around the world.”

Oprah Winfrey, founder of OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network
“To be a teacher. And to be known for inspiring my students to be more than they thought they could be.”

Sir Richard Branson, founder of The Virgin Group
“To have fun in [my] journey through life and learn from [my] mistakes.”