INFLUENCE by AG Founder, Dr. Amina G. James, is a Gallup-certified Strengths coach! Gallup research shows that people who focus on using their strengths to maximize their potential are more productive, more profitable, and more likely to report having an excellent quality of life. Contact us today to start your best life!

Workplace solutions

Welcome to INFLUENCE by AG! If you are here it's because you want to be your best. We can help you do that and do it authentically.


At INFLUENCE by AG we empower individuals and organizations to use unique talents to influence outside the box. Our services include: personal/professional development, strengths-based coaching, educational consulting, and workplace solutions. Scroll down to learn more.


Need a speaker for your next event? Our founder, Dr. Amina, comes with a wide range of experience having participated in conferences, panels, key notes, and hosting engagements both domestically and internationally. Popular speaking topics include: strengths-based lifestyles, health & wellness for busy professionals, diversity & inclusion in the workspace, personal/professional development,navigating life transitions, and educational success. 

Visit the About AG page for a sample list of presentations & a video!

Our Services

At INFLUENCE by AG we believe in life-long learning with a focus on adult learners, organizational learning, & wellness education. I by AG is your one-stop-shop for curriculum development, educational success counseling, faculty team building, workspace wellness training, & more! We'll partner with you to develop learning experiences that are best suited for your organization. 

strengths-BASED Coaching

At INFLUENCE by AG we do not try to change you. It is proven that people are most successful when they are able to be authentic—their true selves. We simply work with you to map out your short and long-term goals and help you to align your actions and behaviors with those goals. 

Educational Consulting

personal development​

Excellent people are the key to success in any organization. At INFLUENCE by AG we focus on optimizing individuals/teams so that every organization can reach its full potential. We offer training on a variety of topics including authentic leadership, cross-cultural understanding, and communication & collaboration.