spotlight

Senn Delaney Partner Nick Neuhausel will serve as chairman for a day and deliver an opening address May 22 at the 2015 Chief Strategy Officer Summit in San Francisco. This year's summit will focus on creating and implementing innovative strategy. Neuhausel will provide an overview on why aligning a company's strategy, structure and culture is critical to successful execution.

How did reshaping the culture at an 8-hospital healthcare system help overcome many challenges and contribute to greatly improved financial performance, clinical quality, patient satisfaction and employee engagement? Gary Shorb, CEO of Method Le Bonheur Healthcare, shares the inside story in our spring newsletter, at your best

Belgacom CEO Dominique Leroy is leading a culture transformation at the Belgian telecommunications giant that is restoring growth after a decade of decline. Watch the video and read the full interview and case study.

In this first of a two-part post, Senn Delaney Chairman Dr. Larry Senn discusses the cultural challenges of mergers and offers several insights on how you can navigate them with a healthy state of mind.

In this second part of a two-part post by Senn Delaney Chairman Larry Senn, he provides a set of guidelines for successful culture integration and shares the notable example of the successful WellPoint-Anthem mega-merger.

making a difference

Senn Delaney gives back to positively impact the world and inspire leaders

Senn Delaney, a Heidrick & Struggles company, has a long history of supporting purposeful philanthropic causes. Being involved in community service is an important way for our team to fulfill on our purpose to positively impact the world and inspire leaders. Giving back is deeply ingrained in our firm's culture and rooted in our values.

“We are a values-driven organization and one of those values focuses on us giving back to the community,” says Senn Delaney CEO Jim Hart. “It is a leadership responsibility to set that stage, and we support and encourage our people to give back in any number of ways. What I am most proud of is that our people give of their time. We also provide pro bono work to some clients each year in the non-profit space who have leadership and cultural issues in their own organizations.”

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How we are making a difference in the world

 

The spirit of volunteerism is lived every day by our employees and consultants all over the globe. Our core Making a Difference community service team of volunteers works to effectively coordinate our efforts and maximize our impact on the world. We are making a positive impact through a number of programs we support.

 

Our employees, teams and company sponsored events, donated money, held fundraisers and participated in events throughout the year to support a wide range of organizations, including:

  • American Cancer Society
  • That Others May Live Foundation
  • Downtown Women’s Shelter
  • Crisis: UK’s national charity for single homeless people.
  • One Fund Boston to support victims of the Boston Marathon bombing
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Long Beach Ronald McDonald House
  • Lung Cancer Foundation of America
  • One OC’s Spirit of Volunteerism Awards
  • 5th Annual Children Today 5k/10k Run/Walk
  • SOS (Share our Selves) Adopt a Family program to provide a family of four with Christmas
  • Children Today’s Christmas boutique to provide gifts for homeless children
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County