SYNTAX was formed in 1981 to address the communication skills
training needs of technical professionals.
Syntax founder and President Lucy Freedman
combined models from Neurolinguistic Programming, Transactional
Analysis, and Action Communication into the SYNTAX:
Common Language for Collaboration, which is the basis for
SYNTAX has worked extensively with managers, engineers, consultants,
and other technical professionals in computer and software companies,
information systems departments of large corporations, internal
consulting departments, technical consulting firms, and financial
and actuarial firms.
Syntax repeat clients include:
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
USDA Agricultural Research Service
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
US Postal Service
For client project descriptions visit the projects
SYNTAX headquarters are in Los Gatos, California. Our consultants
live and work throughout the country. The core philosophy and
approach of SYNTAX is presented in our book, Smart
Work: The Syntax Guide for Mutual Understanding in the Workplace.