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“Mini” Strategic Planning

“Mini” Strategic Planning

Strategic planning can be daunting, especially for small businesses, non-profit organizations, companies with a limited budget to hire an outside consultant to assist with the effort, or for anyone who just doesn’t have the (perceived) requisite experience.  Don’t let...

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The Non-Linear Nature of Organizational Change

The Non-Linear Nature of Organizational Change

Over the past couple of months, I have been working with a client who is focused on transforming the organizational culture of their workplace. The goal was to transform into a more communicative and transparent environment.  The process started by completing many...

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Cultural Competence Starts with Cultural Humility

Cultural Competence Starts with Cultural Humility

One of my favorite quotes by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is from a speech he made at Cornell College in 1962.  He so eloquently stated: “People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t...

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The Evolving DEI Framework

The Evolving DEI Framework

There are hundreds, if not thousands, of strategies to organize DEI efforts.  Prior to my work with the Global Ties Network over the last two years, I developed a 7-part framework. This framework positions singular organizations for an evolving DEI framework journey. ...

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Organizational Culture Improvement With DEI

Organizational Culture Improvement With DEI

The work of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion within organizational culture structures must be an ongoing focus. To ensure fair and equitable organizational environments that also accurately reflect and promote the diversity of our country, we can never consider this...

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Interview from The Leadership Antidote Podcast

Interview from The Leadership Antidote Podcast

By Dr. Kim Hires   Are you a leader who's constantly seeking ways to improve yourself and your team? Are you looking for practical advice, strategies, and tools to help you become a more effective and inspiring leader? Then The Leadership Antidote podcast is for...

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Leading After the Crisis

Leading After the Crisis

White Paper by Ahli Moore and Dr. Kim HiresThe white paper "Leading After the Crisis" by Moore and Hires focuses on the unique challenges leaders face during the COVID-19 crisis. It highlights the necessity for leaders to adapt to both local and global contexts,...

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A Dialogue on Race (between two friends)

A Dialogue on Race (between two friends)

Last week, I had a virtual meeting with Bill Treasurer of #giantleapconsulting. We had a “Dialogue on Race (between two friends)” in which Bill asked me a series of questions that might be considered racist or microaggressive, and I did my best to give MY perspective....

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