We’re a rare breed of consultancyOur niche expertise is in helping you more effectively develop and retain your high potential talent.

We’re a nimble, focused, and feisty group of leadership transformation innovators who develop & motivate your next-gen leaders to deliver more innovation and impact than ever thought possible. Your ``on-deck`` leaders can't stay average if you want to remain competitive. See how we can help.

What makes us “shockingly” differentfrom other development consultancies?

We Focus on Inspiring ``Differentiated Leadership``

We show high potential leaders how to use their differentiating talents to catapult their leadership acumen and solidify an impeccable leadership brand.

We Focus on Empowering Brillant Ultra-Achievers

Our offerings are ideal for high potential/high performing individuals who are ambitious about increasing their impact, influence, and readiness for roles of broader scope or responsibility.

We Focus on Accomplishments That Have Not Been Invented Yet

We challenge your high potential leaders to “peek around corners” to find new, innovative opportunities that others miss.

Challenging the status quo and dancing on the edge of the box is where the real leadership magic happens!

We Focus on the 7 Competencies of Differentiated Leadership

Intellectual Horsepower
Stakeholder Savvy
Intrapreneurship
Courageous Agility
Executive Presence
Strategic Decision Making
Drive for Results

We Focus on Stirring Things Up

We constantly explore new ideas, development methods, and best practices by staying cutting-edge and infusing real-world case studies and advice into our experiences.

And Our Clients LOVE Us

Our clients LOVE us because we LOVE what we do and are excellent at it!

 

Partner with us to see for yourself.

Learn More About Our Signature Leadership Model

A FEW OF OUR CLIENTS

what is new at shockingly different leadership

EPIC Leadership AcceleratorRegistration for the 2017 E.P.I.C. Leadership Accelerator for High Potential Talent is now open. Register for one of our info sessions.


2017nptcslogofinalKaran Ferrell-Rhodes will be presenting at the 2017 Nonprofit & Talent and Culture Summit, April 5-7 in Washington, D.C.


tma-2017Karan Ferrell-Rhodes will be a workshop leader at the Talent Management Alliance’s 2017 Assessing & Developing Potential & Performance Summit, May 16-18 in Chicago, IL.