About WHConsulting Firm LLC
WHConsulting Firm LLC provides a wide range of management consulting and professional services to individuals and organizations. We take a holistic approach to diagnosing issues and offer customized solutions to fit clients’ needs. Our goal is to help clients maximize their productivity and well-being and exploit untapped capabilities. Clients can be sure that all WHConsulting proposals are designed around the latest evidence-based management solutions. WHConsulting Firm LLC is proud to have obtained Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certification from the State of New Jersey.
Oscar Holmes IV is the founder and CEO of WHConsulting Firm, LLC and creator and host of the Diversity Matters podcast which premiered in 2020. Additionally, he is the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs, an Associate Professor of Management, and the Rutgers University Student Executive (RUSE) Director at Rutgers School of Business-Camden where he teaches executive education, graduate, and undergraduate courses in Leadership and Managing Human Capital, Organizational Behavior, Conflict Management, and Negotiation, and Crisis Management. His research examines how leaders can maximize productivity and well-being through fostering more inclusive environments, and has been published in several top-tier management journals and books. He earned a Ph.D. and M.A. in Management from The University of Alabama, an M.L.A. from The University of Richmond, and a B.S. with honors from Virginia Commonwealth University. He is also a 2006 alum of Stanford University's Graduate School of Business Summer Institute in General Management. While on sabbatical in the fall of 2016, he was a Visiting Research Professor of Management at the LeBow College of Business at Drexel University and a Research Fellow at the University of Pretoria (South Africa). He is a resident expert for Psychology Today (PT) and hosts his own PT column entitled, “Beyond the Cubicle: Managing Human Capital.” He has won numerous awards for his leadership, scholarship, and teaching such as being named one of Philadelphia Business Journal's 40 Under 40 and Diversity Leaders in Business honorees, one of Diversity MBA Top 100 Under 50 Emerging and Executive Leaders, Philadelphia Tribune Top 10 Under 40 Most Influential African Americans to Watch, and won a Rutgers University Leaders in Faculty Diversity Award in 2020, one of Poets & Quants 40 Under 40 Best Business School Professors in the world, and won the Mid-Atlantic Association of College of Business Administration Innovation in Teaching Award and the New Jersey Policy Research Organization Foundation Bright Idea Research Award in 2018 and 2020. Also in 2018, he created and hosts, Beyond The Mill, a live Diversity Dialogues Talk Show at Rutgers-Camden. In addition to his scholarship being covered in various news outlets, he is a highly sought-after speaker, and organizational consultant, and has made several media appearances that include Huffington Post Live, TEDx, television, and radio interviews.