We Are A.J. O’Connor
We Help Organizations Succeed by Helping People Succeed.
Our experienced team of experts provide the individualized attention and customized solutions that achieve transformative results.
Founded on core family values and a commitment to building strong, long-lasting partnerships, we approach our work with the confidence and expertise that only comes with more than 40 years in the business. Working with companies of all sizes, needs and budgets, AJO develops high-performing teams and global leaders for organizational success.
Empowering transformation that enables you to achieve sustainable results.
AJO proudly partners with organizations of all sizes, including all the major Fortune 500 categories.
Established in 1983, AJO is committed to building lasting partnerships through individualized attention.
AJO has served more than 600 organizations, activating the success of more than 25,000 careers.
AJO’s 4-phase methodology is designed for long-term impact to individuals, teams and organizations.
Meet the Team
Our Core Values
Strong family values are the cornerstone of our business.
We act with integrity and assume positive intent while upholding these fundamental commitments in all we do.
We deliver open and transparent communication, clearly articulating and readily sharing information.
We follow through on commitments, meet our deadlines and take ownership and responsibility for our work.
We provide excellent service to clients, partners and vendors, focusing on responsive and timely execution on all deliverables.
We are independent and proactive thinkers, responding to problems with urgency and always open to ideas for improvement.
We are accessible and adaptable, readily embracing change, feedback and ongoing learning and development.
We take pride in developing and maintaining the trust and confidence of others as we cooperate and work together.
AJO proudly belongs to a number of leading professional organizations which provide a deep network of resources and continuous learning opportunities.
AJO is a family organization built on a passion for empowering people as they navigate their career journeys to reach their full potential. Founded during a national recession in 1983 by Andrew Sr. and Betty O’Connor, AJO has a deep history of delivering insights, guidance and expertise to individuals and organizations in transition.
Giving back is a core value of AJO and philanthropy is an integral part of our company’s culture. We are dedicated to supporting causes that align with our strong family values and help those in need.
AJO’s 40th Anniversary Celebration: An Event to Remember
On Thursday, April 27, AJO’s valued employees, partners and clients celebrated the company’s milestone 40th anniversary at a touching and memorable event at The Highlawn in West Orange., N.J. The event was packed with meaningful stories, heartfelt moments, great food and camaraderie all in commemoration of AJO’s four decades of success. We invite you to […]
Four Decades of AJO and Counting
Today, AJO will be celebrating its 40th anniversary with valued employees, partners and clients in a celebration held at The Highlawn in West Orange, N.J. This event marks a very special moment for the family-owned business which continues to stand the test of time as it persists in its mission to help organizations succeed by […]
A.J. O’Connor Announces 40th Anniversary Celebration
Family-Owned HR Consulting and Leadership Coaching Firm Celebrates Four Decades of Empowering Organizational and Personal Human Resources Transformations PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 25, 2023 – A.J. O’Connor Associates (AJO), the company known for helping organizations succeed by helping people succeed, today announced the celebration of its 40th anniversary as a family-owned, New Jersey-based business. Marking four […]