James T. McKim

James T. McKim

James T. McKim, PMP, ITIL, is founder and managing partner at Organizational Ignition where he and his team help organizations ignite efficiency through aligning people, processes and technology. He is a sought-after speaker, coach, change manager and conference presenter, and is frequently interviewed by the media on organizational performance through diversity. His new book is The Diversity Factor: Igniting Superior Organizational Performance (EPIC Author Publishing, March 1, 2022).


James T. McKim is an opinion columnist for the CEOWORLD magazine. Connect with him through LinkedIn.
Future of Work

Why Your Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Initiative Isn’t Moving the Needle – And Ways to Spur Movement

You’ve formed your Diversity Committee. You’ve offered diversity training to all your staff. You’ve made a statement to the world about diversity. But nothing seems to have had an impact. What went wrong?     A recent Forbes article listed four reasons why diversity efforts fail: no long-range plan, lack of commitment to the program, poor instructional delivery model and lack of representation.  Let’s look...