The Vietnamese word, làm đi, translates to "work it". Behind every great idea and forward progression thereof, there is a moment of launch.In a post-pandemic context what it takes to go and do the work is nuanced, complex, and difficult to navigate. It’s challenging to work and support your team through the necessary equity and justice filters in the racial reckoning of our era.
We provide space for our clients to "be" while they "do" the work. We center relationships over transactions, we prioritize 1:1 engagement with individuals in alignment with their teams. That means having a long-term commitment to our clients, working in close partnership toward slow systems change over a long time horizon versus one-time band-aid solutions. As we re-envision what life, work, and community look like after the pandemic, we exist to support you as you ideate, transition, launch, and scale the next chapter of your journey.
The way of the future is to build and define a supportive infrastructure to recruit, retain, and support an inclusive workforce and economic ecosystem.
We are here to help you carry your efforts and commitment to do so forward. We support individuals, businesses, organizations, and initiatives to launch and transition with all this in mind because we believe it is mission critical for businesses of the present and future. With over two decades working across public, private, non-profit, and philanthropic sectors — we partner with you to successfully navigate your next chapter.
what we do
We support you through your greatest leadership challenges.
We support individuals, businesses, organizations, and initiatives to launch, transition, and scale through critical parts of their journey. Our extensive experience across public, private, non-profit sectors allows us the context, skills, and network to partner with you to successfully navigate your next chapter. From serving as your interim executive to owning critical pieces of your growth or launch plans - we develop custom curriculum, frameworks, assessments, and plans to meet your needs.
Leading through transition and change
Unique to làmdi, applying a Vietnamese fishing village orientation to scaffold significant transitions, we provide three-hour individual and collaborative sessions with trusted members of a client's network to ideate, support, and implement substantial asks for clients to pivot in new directions.
We also offer long-term executive coaching to a small number of clients for trauma-responsive leadership support navigating physical assault, inequitable firing, sexual harassment, brand and reputation management, and high-profile exits. We hold our clients and conversations with deep confidentiality.
Growing meaningful relationships and networks
Growing meaningful relationships, networks, and engagements are crucial to the successful long-term alignment of life goals and professional meaning. Authentic, enduring connection is the magic dust behind what làmdi offers our clients. Custom building, leveraging, and amplifying your existing assets with our national and global networks across sectors to create meaningful impact is at the core of everything we do.