How to Hire a Nonprofit DEI Consultant with Simma Lieberman

Are you considering investing in a diversity consultant? How can you choose among the plethora of options? After all, “Diversity is a big industry—about 8 billion per year gets spent on diversity trainings in America….” according to The New York Times.

In this five-minute video, Karen interviews inclusion expert Simma Lieberman. Simma answers your DEI consultant nonprofit questions so you can make practical and informed buying decisions for your nonprofit.

Simma Lieberman, known as The Inclusionist, is the recipient of the 2017 Global Diversity Leadership Award.


Chapters of How to Hire a DEI Consultant with Simma Lieberman

0:00 DEI Consulting Resources

0:11 Karen Introduces Simma Lieberman

0:21 Never Forget this When You Hire a DEI Consultant

0:48 How to Hire the Right Consultant

1:45 What Surprises CEOs about DEI Work?

2:42 How Simma Can Help You?

3:14 Why Bias Trainings Don’t Change Culture

4:04 Karen’s Nonprofit CEOs Buying Decision Videos


Simma’s Book

110 Ways To Champion Diversity and Build Inclusion

Simma’s Podcast

Everyday Conversations on Race for Everyday People  

More about Karen Eber Davis CEO Buying Decision Videos

You’re busy launching your nonprofit to the next level.

To get there ASAP, you need outside expertise.


What you don’t need are more ads or sales pitches. Or to spend hours researching IT, accounting, prospect research, or any of the vast array of nonprofit resources available to capture opportunities.

You want to understand what’s available, if it fits your needs and how to invest well.

To do that, you need a concise understanding of what’s available. You’ll also appreciate the key questions savvy buyers ask to inform your organization’s purchase decisions and bring success. In short, before you buy, you need enough expertise to buy well.

That’s where Karen’s Nonprofit CEOs Buying Decision Videos help. Karen introduces you to vetted professionals in these quick clips, and you hear answers to questions you’re asking to decide if a resource makes sense for your nonprofit. Plus, the best ways to use the expertise to streamline your operations and continue your upward course.

Watch a video, and if you have any questions, please leave them in the comment section, and Karen will reply.

Karen Eber Davis

Karen Eber Davis Consulting guides executive directors and CEOs to generate the resources, boards, and support they need to make remarkable progress on their missions. As the award-winning thought-leader, advisor, and founding principal of Karen Eber Davis Consulting, Karen helps nonprofit leaders get answers, generate revenue, and grow their mission. Davis is known for her innovation and practicality based on her work with or visits to over 1,000 nonprofit organizations and her experience leading board and team events. She is the author of 7 Nonprofit Income Streams and Let's Raise Nonprofit Millions Together.