"Opportunity Thinkers ‘Master the Art of Success’ by seeking to become Risk Smart, not Risk Free.”
- Dr. Karen Hardy, Winner, Most Promising New Textbook Award and Best-Selling Author
THE GO-TO AUTHORITY AND THOUGHT LEADER FOR FLIPPING RISK™ IN YOUR FAVOR
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Dr. Hardy is professional committed to performance management and organizational leadership. She is a recognized strategist and pioneer in her field with an innovative eye for creating new opportunities and for charting new paths.
She is the recipient of the “Most Promising New Textbook Award” in the College category for her book "Enterprise Risk Management: A Guide for Government Professionals” – the first ever textbook on the subject for the Government sector. The book is published by John Wiley & Sons. Her book is cited for adoption in College/University Accounting, Business, Economics, Public Policy and Public Administration courses.
Dr. Hardy earned her Doctor of Education degree in Organizational Leadership and Human Resource Development from Nova Southeastern University; is a graduate of Strayer University, earning her Masters in Business Administration and a graduate of Hampton University where she studied Media Arts and Journalism, and earned her Bachelor’s degree.
She has three decades of public service engagement experience and financial services experience in industry.
“I often found the topic of Risk Management and the related readings to be quite complicated to grasp and implemented. Then along comes Dr. Hardy and her book. She takes this challenging concept and helps the reader to truly understand risk management and how to implement a solid risk management approach.”
Christopher P. Neck, Associate Professor of Management, Arizona State University
“Dr. Hardy provides public sector professionals with a much-needed, comprehensive resource manual...through effective and practical advise, she does an excellent job of guiding readers through a step-by-step process, focusing on how to strengthen decision making at the strategic level”
“We applaud Dr. Hardy’s latest contribution to the field... Her book is a sorely needed resource guide for busy executives, offering real-life examples, best practices and different models for use”
In a survey conducted by Dr. Hardy of 429 Certified Public Managers, when responding to the statement “When I have successfully completed a task, I often reward myself with something I like,” […]Read More
Do You Know What Your Company’s Top Risks Are? If you cannot name the top 3 risks for your company in 20 seconds or less, you could be in big trouble. Having […]Read More
Annually the Global Risk Report provides insight on the top world-wide risks with 10-year impacts. To build on this annual report, Dr. Hardy has compiled a list of 21 risks she suggests […]Read More
September 13, 2016, Washington, D.C.- When Karen Hardy secured a publishing opportunity with John Wiley & Sons to update her research report intRead More
Download this Free Chapter from the Best-Selling Book Mastering the Art of Success by Jack Canfield and Karen Hardy.Learn to turn unfavorable opportunities into positive opportunities, which means letting go of good things to get better. It may be risky, but leveraging all risk can be a good thing when all odds are already against you.