what we do
We apply various adult learning methods in our courses to enhance the learning opportunities of our participants
We began in Woodbridge, Virginia, in 1997, focusing on program development for civil rights and diversity management. Today, Training and Development Strategies, LLC (TADS) has expanded its core business practices to human resources, leadership, employee motivation, management, and strategic planning. However, we are still dedicated to helping clients find ways to develop and fully utilize their potential while achieving their organizational goals. Our vision remains clear: To become a nationwide human capital management conduit for corporations, organizations, employees, and the future workforce.
Based in Manassas, Virginia, Training and Development Strategies LLC specializes in equal-opportunity employment and human resources. Our training and development company is known for human capital and human resource management solutions that improve any work environment. Your services are personalized to fit any special needs, and you'll work directly with individuals with decades of experience.
Training and Development Strategies, LLC (TADS) will optimize organizational performance by enhancing the competencies of its human capital. This is done through challenging, innovative, and comprehensive training. We will customize all training and consulting to align with your organization's strategic objectives, mission, and vision. Our experienced professionals integrate business solutions in every facet of our consulting mediums.
Meet the Team
TADS works with professionals that can change the trajectory of your organization.
Oliver C. Allen, Jr., MSAFounder/Chief Executive Officer
Oliver is a renowned and dynamic national speaker with over 40 years of leadership and training experience….
Marietta M. AllenChief Operating Officer
Marietta M. Allen is currently the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Training and Development Strategies, LLC, located…
Chrystal R. Young
Chrystal’s civil service career spanned more than 35 years prior to her recent retirement. During her tenure,…
What Our Customers Say
“Funny, engaging and well informed presenters, Oliver and Chrystal! They did a great job and presented well together! Good and useful information and it was also very inspiring!”
Special Emphasis Program Manager Course
“Oliver and Roslyn were great, as usual. Great interactive speakers with useful information. They pushed you to think outside the box! Good session!”
Conference Attendee at FDR 2023
“This was an outstanding Special Emphasis Program Manager course with lots of built in reviews/reminders for me in my practice. I really enjoyed the levity that the trainers each brought and I felt we were all working together to become better professionally. Great job!”
Special Emphasis Program Manager
“I’ve met few people as genuine in their efforts to help others as Mr. Allen. Mr. Allen is our highest-rated presenter. He is the most mission-focused, ethical and engaging present with whom I’ve ever worked. He is deeply respected throughout the federal community.”
Intelligence Research Analyst Student, Drug Enforcement Administration Academy. Quantico
“Mr. Allen is an amazing engaging speaker. The activities were fun and competitive and really got the message across. A lesson I won’t forget!”
Research Analyst Student, DEA Academy, Quantico
“Engaging facilitator. Clearly very comfortable with the material.”
Court Services and Offenders Supervision Agency
“Oliver’s was extremely knowledgeable and well versed in the subject matter. His delivery was excellent.”
Adelphi Laboratory Center
“Mr. Allen was an outstanding facilitator. His real-world examples were on point and the exercises were engaging and interactive. He challenged my thinking on competency versus diversity and I really appreciate that.”
National Transportation Safety Board
“Mr. Allen was very good; hopefully, management team will implement this training in the office.”
“Hands down my favorite! Love the instructors and the message they give. Would love for them to teach at my office!!!”
Federal Dispute Resolution Conference 2023