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Eddy Smith

Paterson LifePlan and StratOp Guide

Eddy Smith is the Executive Director of the Abilene Library Consortium and founder of Tharseo Group, LLC in Abilene, TX.

Eddy holds Master’s degrees in English and Library Science and for more than 20 years has served as an agent of change in the areas of executive leadership, strategic planning, software development, and research in information management roles for companies, higher education, and nonprofits. Eddy also serves as an Elder of Beltway Park Church in Abilene,TX, and has a passion for teaching, missions, and seeing people walk in newness of life.

Eddy uses the Paterson LifePlan and StratOp process to activate people and organizations, encouraging and connecting them to vision and purpose with joy and courage.

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Additional Paterson Offerings

LifePlan for Individuals or Couples

We use proven tools and questions to lead you to clear perspective, the discovery of truth, and then create a plan and map to move towards your desired future vision.

StratOp for Nonprofit

The Paterson Process, StratOp has helped not-for-profits and churches, professional sports teams, and even the government of an entire country.

LifePlan within Organizations

Contact us to learn more about how LifePlans can benefit your valued employees within your organization.

StratOp for Business

StratOp is a strategic system that helps your team clarify where you are, where you’re headed, and how to get there. It’s used by organizations big and small, from billion-dollar global corporations to entrepreneurs and startups.

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LifePlan OnDemand with Eddy

Allowing you access to the power of the Paterson Process from anywhere, and at any time, LifePlan OnDemand is a self-guided process that uses many of the essential tools of the full, 2-day experience. A series of 33 videos and a beautiful, linen-bound workbook will guide you step-by-step. When you’re ready, your process will conclude with a 90-minute call with a Paterson-Certified Facilitator. You’ll gain helpful insight about who you are and how you can make your greatest impact.

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We believe in

Eddy’s ability to guide you well.

Get the FREE Thinking Wavelength Tool.

This core Paterson Process tool is used in both LifePlan and StratOp. Experience the power of the tool for yourself by trying this version from our LifePlan Launch offering.