Ernst Enterprises, LLC

Ernst Enterprises, LLC is a management and business advisory services company that provides in-depth resources to help owners achieve their goals with engaged and committed employees.

Our History

Ernst Enterprises LLC was first formed in IL on April 17, 2007 with a mission to help business owners and leaders achieve their goals. We have served business owners for over ten years. On April 10, 2017 we became a CA corporation stronger in our passion to assist business owners and leaders to achieving their goals.

People Management

Most owners know the technical side of their business but not the ever increasingly complex side of people management. We are skilled at the “how to” of implementing practical solutions for the People Management side of your business in the areas of

  • Manager/Leader Development Programs and Workshops
  • Executive and Manager Coaching Programs including 360º assessments using Everything DiSC 363 for Leaders® assessments
  • Team Building Programs using The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team® materials and the family of Everything DiSC Workplace® assessment tools
  • Strategic Planning Retreats and Workshops for Leadership Teams
  • Key Note Speaker and Educational Workshops
  • Succession Planning
  • Investigations (Discrimination, Harassment, Wage/Hour)
  • Compliance, Audits and Training
  • Employee Engagement and Retention Programs
  • Soon to begin bilingual Spanish Training and Recruiting Service

Getting Back to Business

The experienced consultants at Ernst Enterprises, LLC will immediately contribute to the growth and efficient operation of your business with Sound People Management Services. We free up the business owner’s time to focus on what they do best … running their business.

Our Core Values Benefit You

Confidentiality:  We treat all client matters and discussions confidentially. (view/download)
Integrity:  We operate with openness and transparency in all client matters.
Trust:  We earn our client’s trust by keeping our commitments.
Expertise:  We are or bring in the expertise our clients require.

All of our services are delivered with an emphasis on client satisfaction.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Leadership Presentations
FABTECH EXPO – November 6-8, 2018

at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
FABTECH 2018   Schedule   Event Preview

Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Subject: 8 Elements to a More Effective Delegation

Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Time: 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Subject: How to Build Accountability in Your Organization

Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Time: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Subject: How to Lead a Change Initiative

Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Subject: 5 Steps to Creating a Successful Career-Pathing Program

Latest Articles

5 qualities of a good manager
How to set performance and behavioral expectations, give positive and constructive feedback
By Mark Ernst

5 steps to successful career path management
What does a good career in metal fabrication (or any company) look like? The question shouldn’t be ignored
By Tim Heston (interviewing Mark Ernst)

6 steps to delegation success
Well-executed delegation helps build the foundation for a better business
By Mark Ernst

The vital role of the CEO
If the business owner isn’t performing the duties of a CEO, who is?
By Mark Ernst

How to develop the next-generation leader
Objectivity is critical, especially in a family business
By Mark Ernst

Past Events


Trust to Win Business, a Case Study
November 17, 2016

Delegation Strategies to Help You Be a More Effective Manager
November 17, 2016

The Importance of Strategic Planning for the Job Shop
November 17, 2016

Managing Conflict and Delegation Strategies For Effective Leadership
Monday, November 6, 2017

Strategies for Learning and Leveraging Your Leadership
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Attract, Develop and Build a High Performance Millennial Team
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Communicate, Build Accountability and Conduct Meaningful Evaluations In Your Organization
Wednesday, November 8, 2017