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Resources for Department Chairs 

Crucial Shift Consulting specializes in helping leaders

manage change and transition to accomplish goals



Our continually evolving content is designed to help you make the crucial paradigms shifts necessary to shift gears in a constantly changing landscape

Affordable, Virtual, Support Sessions

for up to six campus stakeholders. 

Teams of 7 or more people can contact us to schedule in-person engagements.

Self -Assessment

Stakeholder Coalition-Building and Faculty Engagement

Shared Governance

Change and Transition Management Support

Navigating Institutional Context

Planning and Implementation Support

Donna M. Buchanan's Articles

The Department Chair

 Wiley Publications

Spring 2024

The Department Chair

 Wiley Publications

Winter 2024

The Department Chair

 Wiley Publications

Winter 2023


How is Mr. Magoo Syndrome Impacting your Leadership?

Antidotes to Mr. Magoo Syndrome


Is the Pain Point the Real Problem?

Mayday! Mayday! - March 23, 2020. Linkedin

Carolyn Allard, Managing Editor
The Department Chair Journal

Click on the titles to hear each segment's the interview

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