Location

Americas

Industry Experience

Finance & Banking
Sports & Entertainment
Consumer Product Goods
Healthcare
Techn/Science/Engineering
Non-profit & Government
Retail & Hospitality
Environment & Energy

Expertise

Strategy
Complex Systems
Executive Coaching
Culture Transformation
Customer Experience
Professional Learning & Leadership Development
Human Centered Design
Blended learning & Digital Innovation

Richard McDonald

Senior Consultant

With over 30 years experience organizations in North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Africa, Richard inspires mindfulness and interconnectivity in his work. He takes a holistic approach when working with clients. He specializes in teaching and practicing mindfulness – beginning with the individual, then expanding this to an organizational level. His unique approach assists organizations in the design and implementation of human systems integration and processes. Consequently, individuals and teams are able to achieve their highest potential, enhance their creativity and increase their productivity and fulfillment.

Richard’s clients include AT&T, BP, Capital One, Cargill, CH2M Hill, Children’s Hospital, Cisco, City of Hope, ClimateWorks, Coca-Cola, Cytec, General Electric, Lloyds Banking Group, McDonald’s, Metrohm USA, Microsoft, Northern Telecom, Nike, Port of Portland, Revlon, Shell Oil, Sony, Telstra, The Nature Conservancy, US Airways, and Westin Hotels. He is also the co-author of The Vitality Imperative: how connected leaders and their teams achieve more with less time, money and stress.

Richard believes one of the biggest challenges companies face is their struggle to solve complex problems. He works to emphasize collaboration as an essential tool in organizational progress and success. He helps leaders learn to include their whole self (emotion, intellect, and physicality) in their work. By doing so, they have the capacity to produce more sustainable and fulfilling results.

As a lover of nature and family, when Richard is not working you will find him surfing, doing yoga, and spending time connecting with loved ones.

Recent blog posts

August 3, 2018

3 Key Factors for Harnessing Collective Brilliance in a Digital World

Organizations that truly excel in the digital world harness the power of collective brilliance. Sure, some companies clearly have great visionary leaders, but these individuals are […]
July 11, 2017

Isn’t it time you got serious about developing your leadership?

  In these dynamic and stressful times, leaders need every edge they can get to grow themselves, their leadership and their organizations. And while Amazon has […]
June 2, 2017

3 Simple Steps to Mindfulness and Finding a Purposeful Life

This article is part 2 of 2. If you have not already read part 1, you can do so here. As I pointed out in part […]