How I can help you

I offer expertise in the following areas:   Planning, writing, and implementation of enterprise-wide Business Plans in an environment of multiple cultures and languages including assistance in developing companion integrated operational budgets.  

Experienced writer and presenter - Annual Reports.

Designed and implemented employee training manuals with an emphasis on QC in the product development cycle

Proven skills in the Training of Sales Teams - National, European and Asian markets.  Implementing strategies with an appreciation for cultural differences successfully selling US-centric products and services to European and Asian buyers. Extensive experience working with UK, Sweden, Germany, Vietnam, Japan, and Russia.  Authored and presented "Internationalized Training Programs" defined as training with cultural sensitivity.


Areas of Expertise

  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Intellectual Property
  • Non-Profit
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Operations
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience

  • Agriculture, Farming, Fishing & Hunting
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Technical & Scientific Services
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Retail & Wholesale Trade
  • Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations



University of California - Berkeley   -  General (1965-66)  Vietnamese Language Studies (1992-1994)

Boise College - Associates Business (1966 - 1968)

Boise State University - Japanese Language Studies, Computer Science (1982-84

ISO Auditor (1996-2004)



Lyra Manning

Communication Methods

  • Phone
  • Video