Leadership by Design was founded by Dr. Jim Schroeder in 1999 with the goal of focusing on the individual and collective strengths of individuals and organizations. Our clients recognized then and now that success is largely dependent on the depth and breadth of effective leadership and growth within their organization. As a result, they engage us to help them strengthen their executive leadership and teams. We do this by guiding the development of the functional, cultural and organizational leadership qualities they need in order to be a transformative and sustainable force within their industry. We provide our consulting services through three specific and intentional engagements:
DENTAL TRANSITION SPECIALISTS
Over the years, Leadership by Design (LBD) has grown to serve our dental clients with the multitude of transitions that occur within a life cycle of any practice. Today, LBD helps hundreds of clients with dental acquisitions, mergers, practice purchases, retirement planning and selling of their dental practice. As the exclusive endorsed service provider of dental practice transitions by the Virginia Dental Association, LBD has emerged as the premier source for trusted and experienced consulting.
Our organization consists of team members with expertise in the areas of human resource management, recruiting, marketing, business development and organizational change. Most of our team members have over 25 years of experience within the area of expertise. Members are selected for their integrity, high standards, expertise and knowledge.
Dr. Schroeder's 30+ year career includes working in private practice as a general dentist, teaching as an adjunct professor at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, and leading his private consultancy firm where he and his team serve as advocates for personal and organizational development. Learn more about Dr. Jim here.