Consulting Conversations Blog

A Conversation with Consultant Emerson Lesher – Strategic Positioning: When is it Time for Boards to Consider this Option?

There are often times in the organizational life cycle when it is helpful or necessary to consider a new strategic position for the organization. A new strategic position may be needed when the o…

A Conversation with Consultant and Managing Director Alisa Miller

MHS Consulting works with clients during many different phases of executive transitions: succession planning, interim placement, executive search, and coaching. We often find that, while planning and …

A Conversation with Consultant and President/CEO Karen Lehman – Leading With Courage

It is hard to put down on paper all the “a-ha” moments I had while at the Holleran women’s retreat on November 27-29. To have 60 women representing the top senior living organizations in the country—i…

A Conversation with Consultant Lee Schmucker – Leading With Engagement

At a training program about engagement, a healthcare employee stated: When I receive a call to work on my day off, I first ask — who is the team leader today.  If it’s Kim, I’ll rearrange m…

A Conversation with Consultant LaVern Yutzy- Effective, Competent Boards

Many non-profit organizations are encountering challenges and opportunities as they seek to carry out their mission and maintain a viable business plan.  In a rapidly changing environment, a high…