We deliver practices in Thrivery. We provide robust services from within our frameworks structure, and work from the perspective of people to strengthen operations, programs and organizations. Garden Hill employs dynamic tools and strategies to develop people and address situations.
We are grounded in complementary areas of expertise: Third Sector experience, human development, financial systems, analysis, diagnosis, processes and planning.
Thrivery, /THrīv(ə)rē/ Def: the act or practice or an instance of flourishing, performing well, while achieving satisfaction. Creating impact, well-being, or positive progress. To Thrive and surpass expectations. The habits and practices of living fully; living in fulfillment.
Consulting to Nonprofits and Practitioners
Helping you to get out of struggle so you can thrive
The right place to start: dialogue and conversation, in order to Understand what keeps you up at night, where your efforts have become too much struggle with not enough positive result. To understand how thrivery could be your new normal.
In what ways are you tired of doing things the same way and getting the same less-than-brilliant results? In what ways would you like to grow in your personal development?
How is Thrivery missing for you or your organization?
Is your organization operating from a place of Scarcity? How demoralizing has that become?
do you often think: "Should the work be this difficult?"
as a leader, are you missing your own Thrivery zone? Not enough time to spend on ideas, not enough time with your family? How could things be better?
What about IMPACT could be improved for your organization? Do you have struggle or scattered approaches around:
Getting clear on your North Star, your End Game?
- strategy, risk, impact, execution plans and actions?
are you struggling to get all the pieces optimized and synchronized?
turning your efforts into radical social Impact, while achieving fulfillment for your staff, yourself and the leadership team?
We serve, through Thrivery practices: your organization and your vision
Let us help you get to your Thrivery zone.
Philosophy, some examples:
we put philosophy and theory into practice—for your unique situation:
Enneagram Work is grounded in the philosophy that raising the consciousness of the individual will ultimately elevate the consciousness of the entire world.
The Thrivery Framework for organizations and individuals is a whole system approach, built on solid research and proven systems. Components can be addressed as stand alone projects, but overall Impact is greater when the system is holistically synchronized.
Nonprofit Financial reporting : Numbers tell a Story and Budgets reflect Mission.
Community Building programs are based on the tools and work of the Kaleidescope Institute*. This is one response that can be meaningful, gracious and long lasting in the midst of our polarized communities.
*Building Bridges Now is a program of the Kaleidescope Institute.
Frameworks of Engagement
Enneagram Facilitation, courses, workshops:: for groups and individuals.
Facilitation and Consulting for Organizations, targeted and client co-created.
Leading from Within: courses, workshops, coaching.
PRINCIPAL AND SENIOR CONSULTANT
Rhonda founded Garden Hill Consulting in 2009, and continues to expand the expertise of the firm while learning from the changing world and challenges faced by clients.
Other collaborators are often brought in to address client projects, allowing us to optimize our solutions. We love working together this way!
What happens now
CoVid 19 changes a lot of Mission-driven work. So too, does our collective waking up to the realities of massive oppression of BIPOC.
Organizations doing work towards the greater good are reeling now.
We get that crafting a response to the CoVid situation becomes more difficult. Difficult because we must respond while simultaneously reading the situation and interpreting its impact. We can help with: situational assessments, financial analysis, and general planning.
Garden Hill is working alongside The Kaleidoscope Institute over the next few months to deliver a well-designed approach for healing divides, addressing polarization, and advancing anti-racism through dialogue and building up communities. Stay tuned for more.
Sometimes an objective viewpoint can get us out of the weeds and back to seeing clearly. Let us help create your next normal and bring Thrivery back to your context.
We want to connect. Please let us know what interests you or how we might work together.