Learning & Development | Human Resources| Organizational Development
Transform Your Vendor Engagement Experience
Tap into our proven, global team of top-tier project support consultants who are on-call to help ensure your next initiative’s success.
With the availability of additional headcount minimal, the work being complex, and deadlines firm, you may find yourself and your team working long days and nights.
But it doesn’t have to be that way!
Now you have a proven, established, project support vendor partner who will give you the flexibility to scale up or down your staff as needed, while still remaining under budget.
Organizations turn to SDL to engage contract talent, on a project basis, to help expedite critical Learning, HR, OD, and OE initiatives.
What makes us different from competitors is that we don’t place random HR-related people in your business. All our internal team of experts are part of the SDL family and have been working with us for numerous years on various engagements in the United States and around the world . . . . . all to RAVE reviews!
Our goal is to earn the right not to be a “one and done” project support vendor partner for your organization. Success for the both of us depends upon building such a deep, trusting relationship, that having Shockingly Different Leadership “on speed-dial” to assist you when needed is a no-brainer.
>>So, go ahead. Give us a try.
Soon, the only difference between us and you will just be the color of our employee badge!
Areas of Our Expertise
Training & Development Delivery
Our trainers are skilled to facilitate both internal and external courses.
HR Generalist & Functional Specialists
Interim and contract HR staff ready to help, either on-site or virtually.
Org Development & Effectiveness
Our OD and OE consultants are experts in guiding organizations through tranformative initiatives.
Curriculum Design & Development
We develop both instructor-led and virtual content using interactive methods.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What type of project opportunities do you support?
-Interim Coverage, due to occurrences such as personal leaves, restructuring, etc.
-Customized Programs or Solutions
How do you assign your experts to project opportunities?
Why should I use SDL for my people-related contract needs?
What fees does SDL charge?
How do I pay SDL?
Does all talent work remotely?
Am I able to have the talent sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement before getting started on my project or assignment?
What geographies do you serve?
I am a consultant who would like to work for SDL. How can I join the team?
We are a contracting firm whose niche specialty is in supporting HR functions like Learning & Development, Org Development/Effectiveness, and general Human Resources.
SDL’s differentiating value to our clients is in offering skilled, contract talent who have a proven work history with SDL. If you would like to learn more about how to be considered for our expert team, please click here.
We Also Offer Employer of Record Services
When you partner with an Employer of Record, you outsource the administration and payment of contract labor to us, which allows you to save both time and money by collaborating with only 1 vendor partner.
We handle all payments, paperwork, tax forms, background checks, insurance, drug screenings, on-boarding/off-boarding, and contractor relations issues. These services are ideal for:
- Contractor/1099 Management
- Short-term or Special Projects
- Interim or Probationary Hiring
- On-Call Employees
- Internal Head Count Restrictions
Interested in exploring whether these services may be ideal for your company?
Let’s schedule a time to chat.
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Shockingly Different Leadership is a 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.
4480-H South Cobb Drive
Smyrna, GA 30080
2121 NewMarket Parkway
Marietta, GA 30067
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