Aké Satia is the Chief Vision Officer at Aké Satia, a Human Capital firm in the DC area focused on strengthening organizations by bolstering the intersection of people strategy and business strategy.



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Where are you Going?

Your direction of travel leads to a destination. Are you heading where you intend to go? First, it is comical that I am writing a blog about direction because I am, as some would say: directionally challenged. By the way, did you catch the political correctness there? In the deliberate […]

The Apron of Leadership!

First, if you are in the United States, Happy Memorial Day! Memorial Day is a day of remembrance of those who did not return home because they died in military service. They served, and by so doing, they led. Many desire to lead. And today, many rely on a title […]

A Golden Opportunity!

Happy Monday! I cannot believe it is already the second week of May! 2023 is flying by! Where are the seconds, minutes, and hours racing off to? This swift passage of time serves as a potent reminder that time waits for no one, as The Rolling Stones lyricized. And it is always […]

Earned and Based on Merit!

We cultivate trust. We don’t impose it.  Last week, we explored the realm of trust! And we differentiated between two related but distinct subjects: wise trust and blind trust. Also, we took a moment to appreciate the joy that trusting others brings. You may read more here: https://akesatia.com/the-decision-to-trust/. Today, let us explore […]

The Decision to Trust!

Some of us put our trust in others. Is it a wise decision? Over the last few weeks, I shared stories and learnings from my sabbatical earlier in the year. Notably, the lesson I valued most during the experience was learning more about where I come from by connecting with […]