William R. Welter


Bill Welter teaches classes for Corporate Learning Solutions clients at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.

Bill helps people think better and more strategically about their future, by facilitating workshops, coaching individuals, and writing for a wide audience of clients and colleagues.  He Is President of

Adaptive Strategies, Inc., consulting educators focused on improving the strategic thinking skills of business professionals, managers and executives. For eight years, Bill was a senior consultant at Strategic Management Group.

He is the author or co-author of ReThink, ReInvent, RePosition: 12 strategies to make over your business; MindLab; The Prepared Mind of a Leader; and Rightsizing Your Business.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2014

Professional Experience


Adaptive Strategies Inc.

Senior Consultant

Strategic Management Group



DePaul University

Master in Business Administration

DePaul University

Bachelor of Science