When ‘Boomers’ Retire

Diagnostics  “Bernie” Young & Associates, Inc.  has been featured in the Maddux Business Report for their specialty of helping organizations find the right leaders as Baby Boomers begin to retire.   Read the entire story by clicking on Maddux Article on BYA   A SEARCH FIRM/EMPLOYMENT AGENCY & “Bernie” Young & Associates, Inc. IS THERE A DIFFERENCE? […]

“Bernie” as Keynote Speaker for ISM

In October 2012, “Bernie” Young will be the Keynote Luncheon Speaker at the SW Forum of the Institute for Supply Chain Management (ISM) in Galveston, TX.  Her topic will be ‘Using Humor to Accomplish More in the Workplace!“

“Bernie” Young to Facilitate

  ‘The best Performance Process is the kind which teaches, Not the kind that hurts!’ “Bernie”  Young facilitated a second series of Coaching & Counseling for Job Performance. for managers of Southwest FL Water Management District. One of the most dreaded aspects of most managers’ role is the evaluation or discipline of an employee, especially […]

Iconic Woman of the Year

In March 2012, the St Petersburg FL Chamber of Commerce awarded Bernadette “Bernie” Young, the Iconic Women Award for Community Service.  In announcing “Bernie” as the winner, the following was read:    Bernie has contributed her time and talents to more than 20 local organizations since moving to St. Petersburg nearly 20 years ago. She has […]


  In November 2012, “Bernie” will be the Graduation Speaker for the Entrepreneurial Academy of the St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce. She will share her story of starting her own business over 30 years ago and the 10 lessons she’s learned from the experience.