design thinking workshop

Meet Atlanta's HR.Hackathon Host: Karan Ferrell-Rhodes

Meet Atlanta's HR.Hackathon Host: Karan Ferrell-Rhodes

WHO ARE YOU AND WHAT DO YOU DO IN YOUR “DAY JOB”?

In both by personal and professional lives, I am a maestro of problem-solving and collaborative action! My life’s motto is “carpe diem”, whose Latin meaning is “seize the day”. I try to embody this philosophy as the Founder and CEO of Shockingly Different Leadership (SDL), a global human capital professional services consultancy that provides organizations access to the best consulting expertise in the areas of Talent Development, Organizational Development, and Human Resources – on an on-demand, project or contract basis. At SDL, we are changing the way HR-functions scale up their teams during peak periods of work.

Meet Detroit's HR.Hackathon Host: Christina Chateauvert

Meet Detroit's HR.Hackathon Host: Christina Chateauvert

Who are you and what do you do in your “day job”?

Inspired by the quote, “she designed a life she loved,” I’ve created my life as a design thinker, educator, and creativity whisperer. My personal mission and passion is to educate others in using human-centered design to discover solutions to their business challenges and adopt design thinking mindsets in their leadership styles. I am fortunate that I get to accomplish this in several ways: