Category Archives : Recent Presentations


Leading Your Library Fearlessly Through Change – WLA

Leading Your Library Fearlessly Through Change – What are the most effective strategies for leading library staff, patrons, and trustees through change? Jeff presented RCI’s thoughtful and comprehensive approach to leading fearless change to library professionals attending the 2017 Annual Conference of the Wisconsin Library Association. Click on the graphic above or here (Leading Your Library Fearlessly Through Change) for […]


The Keys to Employee Retention – WLA

The Keys to Employee Retention – What are the time-tested strategies for retaining your top talent? Jeff presented RCI’s thoughtful and comprehensive approach to employee retention to library professionals attending the 2017 Annual Conference of the Wisconsin Library Association. Click on the graphic above or here (The Keys to Employee Retention) for a PDF version of the PowerPoint slides. See […]


The Keys to Employee Retention – WISHRM

The Keys to Employee Retention – What are the time-tested strategies for retaining your top talent? Jeff presented RCI’s thoughtful and comprehensive approach to employee retention to over 200 engaged HR professionals attending the Annual Conference of the Wisconsin State SHRM. Click on the graphic above or here (The Keys to Employee Retention) for a PDF version of the PowerPoint […]


The Keys to Volunteer Retention

The Keys to Volunteer Retention -€ What are the time-tested strategies for retaining your top volunteer talent? Jeff presented RCI’s thoughtful approach to volunteer retention to a standing room only group of non-profit professionals attending the annual Madison Non-Profit Day. Click on the graphic above or here (The Keys to Volunteer Retention) for a PDF version of the PowerPoint […]


Develop Your Strategic Thinking Mindset – Or Else

Develop Your Strategic Thinking Mindset – Or Else! -€” What’s the value of being a strategic thinker — especially as a library professional? What are the consequences if we don’t develop a strategic thinking mindset? Jeff presented RCI’s approach to developing a strategic thinking mindset at the 2016 Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference. Click on the graphic above or […]


The Keys to Employee Retention

The Keys to Employee Retention – What are the time-tested strategies for retaining your top talent? Jeff presented RCI’s thoughtful and comprehensive approach to employee retention to an engaged group of HR professionals attending the monthly meeting of the Jefferson County HR Association. Click on the graphic above or here (The Keys to Employee Retention) for a PDF version of […]


Developing Resilience in an Age of Uncertainty

Developing Resilience in an Age of Uncertainty -€” Jeff presented his workshop on developing resilience in an age of uncertainty at the 2016 Madison Non-Profit Day and, a day earlier, to the 2016 Wisconsin Child Welfare Conference. Both sessions focused on the power of resilience and the characteristics that enable someone to be resilient. Click on the graphic […]


HR Leadership in an Age of Permanent Whitewater

HR Leadership in an Age of Permanent Whitewater -€” This time of great uncertainty calls for a new definition of leadership that provides a new kind of guidance to those looking for direction. Jeff presented Russell Consulting, Inc.’s innovative approach to leadership in a time of uncertainty to a full house at the 2016 Wisconsin State […]


Say Hello to Exit Interviews

Say Hello to Exit Interviews! -€” What is the purpose and value of exit interviews? Is there a way to make them more effective at reducing turnover and enhancing engagement? What if we conducted “stay” interviews instead? Jeff presented RCI’s exit interview insights and strategies to a packed room at the 2016 Wisconsin State SHRM Conference. Click […]


Develop Your Strategic Thinking Mindset

Develop Your Strategic Thinking Mindset – Or Else! -€” What’s the value of being a strategic thinker — especially as a human resources professional? What are the consequences if we don’t develop a strategic thinking mindset? Jeff presented RCI’s approach to developing a strategic thinking mindset at the 2016 Human Capital Conference hosted by the Greater Madison Area […]