Author: Shelley Smith
Shelley D. Smith a best-selling author, of her five published books, her most recent How to Avoid Culture Big Fat Failures (BFF) has rattled corporate American in a highly disruptive and effective manner. Businesses of all sizes are paying attention to her ability to not only put out fires but curate cultures to become far more fire resistant. Helping executives take a wide view of what’s working and not working in the culture they have envisioned, yield the profit they are seeking, while attracting and retaining top talent. Shelley’s experience over the past 35+ years is why she is known as the Creator of Culture Inquiry. Her approach of inquiry, analysis, creation and curation puts her at the helm of not only Premier Rapport, Inc. business consulting firm but the head Curator of a membership all its own, Culture Curators in Conversation. Shelley is a highly sought-after speaker and culture inquiry consultant. She is described as authentic, focused, responsive, actionable and results oriented in a very timely fashion. She asks tough questions to zero in on the real opportunities for long term results. She can often be found in various publications, podcasts, DisruptHR events, SHRM events, and culture conferences.