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Brantley Advanced Social Science Applications

About BAS2A.

We are a full-service training and development company.


Brantley Advanced Social Science Applications (BAS2A) is a training and development consultancy focused on local and state government workforce and organizational development needs.
We offer online training courses and publications on these topics:

    Leadership Development
    Project Management
    Digital Transformation
    Strategic Workforce Planning
    Coaching and Mentoring

Why BAS2A?

We have two decades of experience in learning and development and three decades of experience in government. We understand the needs of state and local governments as they face the challenges of the mid-21st Century. 
Dr. Bill Brantley, the President of BAS2A, is a scholar of leadership theory and development, organizational theory, project management, and communication theory. Along with a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Management, he has a Master’s in Political Management, an MBA in Project Management, and a Master’s in Education in Organizational Leadership, Performance, and Change. Dr. Brantley holds three project management certifications, an agile coaching certification, five HR certifications, data scientist certification, and is currently working on Associate Certified Coach through the International Coaching Federation. 
Dr. Brantley was a 2019 Emerging Training Leader by Training Magazine for his work in redesigning a government supervisory development program. The Emerging Training Leader is a national award given out annually to the top 25 training leaders in industry, government, and the nonprofit sector. Dr. Brantley has been an adjunct faculty member since 2000 for the University of Louisville’s Department of Communication and taught project management communication from 2012 to 2018 for the University of Maryland’s Project Management Center for Excellence. He is the author of The Persuasive Project Manager: Communicating for Understanding (2019) and Four Scenarios for the Future of the Federal Government: Collected Essays on Transforming Government (2019).


"Having worked with Dr. Brantley for several years, he has always impressed me with his ability to define the scope and depth of a project, acquire and align both the resources and information needed, execute on time and with high standards, and continually monitor and adjust as the project unfolds. His knowledge, competence, experience and compassion combine to make working with him both very enjoyable and highly profitable. "

Dr. Paul Schempp

University of Georgia

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