With over 20 years of experience, we’ll ensure you always get the best guidance.

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Speaking connects individuals for growth and development.

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Solutions that never miss the aim.

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Individual Development ~ Success

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It takes a team that cares.

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Because “targeted” Coaching is such an important element of Personal Development, it is used by successful people to maximize their return of resource investment. We provide multiple options for you to maximize your own personal development process.

Corporate, Executive, Leader, Entrepreneur ~~~ We work with individuals and/or groups that are leaders of others and/or self to identify and implement solutions for the growth and/or stabilization of their business entity and/or themselves.

 Success Development can do it for you. Being a member of a Success Development Resource Center™, made up of chapters/Resource Centers™, may be just right for you.

Success Development offers several state-approved long-term care courses and scholarships in conjunction with the Indiana Health Care Association and Indiana Health Care Foundation.

If you’re looking for someone to speak to your organization, internal team or conference attendees, we have a great team of speakers. We know that finding speakers to meet your specific needs can be risky and time-consuming. Let us do the work for you.

If it has been determined that a training program or curriculum is needed to help you identify, achieve, maintain/balance your “success goals”, we can be your “one-stop-shop” to fill that need. Whether you have a small group or need training for your entire organization, we have the resources to be your resource.

What We Do

We provide expert advice for businesses and individuals

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About Us

Success Development, Inc. is an established one-stop resource for individuals and organizations seeking to increase the developmental growth of themselves and/or of their employees. Whether you are looking for coaching, consulting, speaking or training products and/or services, we have the “resources” to fulfill your needs. Vivian Wright-Defrees, CEO of Success Development, along with our resource team, have created a progressive and aggressive company capable of putting the latest development products and resources in place for our clients.

Our secret of success for more than 20 years,

“One Size DOESN’T fit all.”


Our Mission: Provide you with the encouragement, skills, tools and techniques necessary to identify, achieve, and maintain/balance your “success”.

Our Motivational Foundation: Your Success is our business.

Our Commitment to You: Develop, identify and provide superior services and products that will enhance and promote your attainment of desired outcomes/successes.

Please Contact Us With Any Question You Have!

Doing the right thing, at the right time.

Welcome to Success Development! Our success is driven by the highest quality customer service. We can meet the requirements of even the most whimsical clients; there is no task too complex for us! Thanks for your choice! Success Development can boast the reputation of a trusted partner. We are proud of our uncompromising quality of services.


“AIT’s and other students coming from Success Development programs seemed of a higher caliber. Personally, Vivian is of high character, ethical and moral standards and we are fortunate to have her passion and vision for our healthcare industry.”

Brent Waymire

“Success Development is an integral part of the core mission of Indiana Health Care Association – to educate and improve the quality of Indiana’s long-term care workforce.  Vivian’s expertise in educating the next generation of long-term care leaders is a value to the association, but more importantly to the residents and families those leaders will serve.”

“I have used Vivian’s services for training and preparing for the NAB and State Law Exam.  I would highly recommend Vivian and Success Development, Inc. for consulting and training services.”

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