Patricia Duarte
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Skills
  • Professional Assessment and Evaluation
  • Recruiting and Workforce Planning
  • Performance Management and Organizational Development
  • Professional Development and Training
  • Leadership Development, Executive Coaching and Training
  • Change/Transition Management
  • Organizational Development, HR Management
  • Compensation and Benefit Program Development
  • Group Process Facilitation
  
Experience
Over 25 years experience in corporate Organizational Development and HR Management providing tactical and strategic expertise in organizational management.    From individual contributor to executive management, Patricia held HR management and VP positions for publically traded, private and technology companies.  Had a career of progressive success in corporate HR, partnering with and consulting to managers and employees through challenges and change (including mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, strategic direction, product and technology changes.)  Also included international experience supporting organizations in Canada and Europe.

Patricia is certified in and a practitioner of various assessment tools and facilitation methods including Institute of Cultural Affairs (ICA) Technology of Participation (ToP) Group Facilitation Methods, Executive Transition Management, High Impact Hiring, and Lominger Leadership Development Architecture. Patricia is also a frequent contributor to Workforce.com.


Clients & Employers include:
  • The Burke Institute
  • Children & Family Services of Cambridge
  • Cray Research, Inc
  • eBusiness Technologies, Inc.
  • Forrester Research, Inc.
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • IDG
  • Massachusetts Port Authority
  • Massachusetts Service Alliance
  • MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Resources, Inc. (Formerly Deloitte &Touche)
  • Silicon Graphics, Inc.
  • Susan G. Komen Foundation
  • Third Sector New England
  • Urban League of Greater Hartford

Education
  • University of Cincinnati, Executive MBA program
Additional Professional / Community Activity
  • Former Board Director of WebEngine, an internet software company in Toronto, Canada 
  • Director of the Hopkinton, MA Community Education Program 
  • Founding member of the Metrowest Business Advisors Group
  • Advisory Council Co-Chair, National Society of Hispanic MBAs, Boston Chapter
  • Advisory Board, TechSandbox