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The Davidoff methodology for authentic Mission-Driven organizational development was profiled in the December 2021 issue of Manage HR Magazine. Read about Davidoff’s suite of organizational planning, Mission-Driver leadership development, and drama-free / high-performing cultures. Learn more...
Jacki and John Davidoff were invited by Dr. Charles Montorio-Archer, CEO of One Hope United, to submit a chapter for the new edition of his book Everybody Paddles. Given the Davidoffs’ status as business partners and partners-in-life, they decided to...
Are You Leading Through Crisis or is Crisis Leading You? The buzz about leadership through crisis often centers around concepts like crisis management. Crisis management is defined as the way an organization deals with sudden events that threaten to harm...
Responsive Planning: How To Come Out Ahead in a Pandemic The pandemic is exposing tremendous gaps in our teams, our organizations, and our society. And, to be honest, in each of us. As consultants, we hear clients expressing vulnerability about...
“This situation has exposed a lot of gaps, from macro (societal and organizational) to micro (individuals and teams). We can use this crisis to find solutions and create stronger, more resilient people, teams, and organizations for the future. Now is...
We believe reflective thinking requires leaders to gather a brain trust of trusted stakeholders (this could be a combination of senior leaders, team members from various departments, board members, partners, advisors, other stakeholders). Convene this group and meet together daily...
How do you strategically approach a crisis and shift from an immediate-needs perspective to reflective, long-term thinking? This is a high-level leadership challenge.  Here are the key ways we support leaders to be reflective thinkers: Recognize in times of crisis,...
Many organizations can benefit from a transformative paradigm shift, whether they realize it or not. Thomas Kuhn first described the concept of a “paradigm shift” in his 1962 book The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. He was talking about how established...
In today’s digital news era, middle- and high-school youth are browsing smartphones, tablets, laptops and TV’s for hours a day. Many of them do not have the skills to think critically and question if what they are watching and reading...
The transportation sector today is in constant flux and innovation. In Los Angeles, city planners are connecting transit to affordable housing. The City of Chicago just launched an e-scooter pilot program.  Audi developed a “carbon-neutral” factory to produce electric cars....