Position: The company was positioned  as  the
Proven International change resource for organizations with the long view.

Outcomes: KDI Americas now has three senior advisors located in New York, New York that are well known in the Spanish speaking community.

The publishing arm (website header below) has


Dr. Nancy Harkrider came back to the United States from Singapore, the headquarters of KDI (Knowledge Drivers International) in 2014. For 15 years she worked shoulder to shoulder with Tan Kim Leng, Founder and Managing Director of the company which 

specializes in Change Management for countries and multi-national organizations across Asia and Africa.

As a director of the company, she was charged with setting up an office in the USA and founding the publishing arm of the company.

Vision: Initially was to serve only the United States but given the proven capabilities of the organization that shifted to:

Become the “go to” change management experts in the Americas for governments and multinational organizations.

The directors agreed that joining with
KDI Asia and

KDI Africa the plan would be to launch KDI Americas and seek out Spanish Speaking consultants to join the company.

We agreed that the web site as well as publications should be offered in English and Spanish initially and later translated into other languages as necessary.

Adding a map to the website masthead was suggested and the young designer “Dr. Nancy” had hired responded positively.

Mission: of the company was reflected in the design as well as the words:

In English: Leading Change That Matters
In Spanish: Lideres Del Cambio Que Importa

Niche: was looked at long and hard. Experience in developing countries led to this view–

Governments, Multinational Companies and organizations that have an executive leader committed to a specific critical initiative that requires change who wants a proven method to meet that initial requirement as well as develop long-term skills in the organization in a way that is culturally congruent.   

now published three books, one of which, Leading Change That Matters, is on its way to becoming an international best seller.