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Deconstructing Racism: Resource Guide

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Our mission is to empower individuals and organizations to live and work in a way that they are proud of. Our mission is to encourage honesty, integrity, authenticity and generosity. Our mission is to effect healing in the business community understanding that when individuals show up in a spirit of kindness and focus their work within these values productivity and retention increase. As a result quality of life  generosity improve for everyone.

Meet Ellen J. Burton

 "Diversity and Inclusion"                                                                                      Sondra Thiederman

"Just Medicine, A cure for racial inequity in American health care                       Dayna Bowen MatthewType your paragraph here."


"Medical Apartheid, 
The dark history of medical experimentation on black Americans 
from colonial times to the present'                                                                         Harriet A. Washington

"The Tipping Point"                                                                                                Malcolm Gladwell


"The Person You Mean to Be, How good people fight bias"                                  Dolly Chugh

"Inclusion, Diversity, the new workplace and the will to change"                           Jennifer Brown


"Biased, Uncovering the hidden prejudice that shapes what we

see, think and do"                                                                                                  Jennifer L. Eberhardt

"Overcoming Bias, Building Authentic Relationships across differences"              Jana and Freeman


"How to Be An Anti-Racist"                                                                                     Ibram X. Kendi

"White Fragility, 
Why it’s so hard for white people to talk about racism"                                          Robin J. DeAngelo

"How Science and Genetics are Reshaping the Race

Debate of the 21st Century"                                                                                   Vivian Chou, 

"Numbers Behind Anger: U.S. Racism, inequity on stats"                                      Sim Sim Wissgott

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Key Words: Race Medicine on TED.com and YouTube 
U.S. Census Bureau

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Ellen Burton has been called an inspirational leader and a catalyst for change.   Her ability to assist and focus on coaching clients in achieving their goals is exceptional!  Ellen is the author of Amazon's best-seller "The Civility Project, How to build a culture of reverence to improve wellness, productivity and profit"  In addition to personal and professional coaching, Ellen is a nationally acclaimed business lecturer and motivational speaker.

Ellen’s initial career as a Certified Athletic Trainer allowed her to contribute to Division One intercollegiate athletic medicine teams (The University of Michigan, The University of Cincinnati and Eastern Michigan University).  After 14 award-winning years as an Executive Sales Consultant and corporate trainer for international corporations Sanofi-Aventis, Novartis and LifeWatch, Inc. Ellen courageously committed full time to her leadership Coaching and training.  


Ellen’s clients include senior executives, middle managers, physicians, academics and small business owners.  These tend to be professionals in well-established careers with a strong desire to move to the next level in their professional and/or personal lives.

Nationally, Ellen lectures on business topics which include, but are not limited to, Consultative Sales, Strategic Planning and Analytical Thinking, Effective Teamwork Strategies, Managing Multiple Projects, Business Communication Skills, Women and Leadership, Leadership Skills for Managers and Supervisors, and Strategies for Managing the Generations.


A sampling of Ellen’s seminar clientele include: The University of Chicago, Northwestern University, The University of Michigan, The Berklee School of Music, Carnegie Melon University, Salisbury University, The University of Indianapolis, National Lewis University, Amcol Intl., NiSource, Inc., Wrigley, Intl., Kellogg Inc., US Bank, SC Johnson Inc., The Denver Public Schools, and Catholic Charities.


Ellen Burton is an avid golfer, community volunteer and is active in her church.  As a result of working with her Coach, Ellen is powerfully contributing to the world while happily and gratefully living a life beyond her wildest dreams.

We do this by teaching.  Ontological Coaching and facilitation, among other proven processes, lead Coaching clients and training participants to relief and tools which guarantee goal attainment.


By helping clients learn and unlearn ways of being that honor their gifts, talents and values, we nurture a kinder way for people to be successful in the world.