Nature to Business: Wisdom From My Garden


by Kathleen Nakfoor, EdD, MBA, MSIS, BSN

Size:  6 x 9
No. Pages:  320
Published:  2022
ISBN:  978-1-952194-16-0


Kate Nakfoor leads the reader on an intimate journey that explores parallel principles of business and gardening. Nature to Business: Wisdom From My Garden interweaves theories and practices drawn from the author’s life experience as professor, consultant and entrepreneur with thought processes and activities that create and sustain a garden. Traversing the pages of this book, the reader unearths the symmetry between the rules of nature and the behavior of organizations, discovering the interconnection of all living systems.

About the Author

Kathleen is a businesswoman, researcher, professor, and mother. Kathleen became an emergency department nurse at 21 and by 28 embarked upon an entrepreneurial mission to change the model of nursing practice. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Business Administration, Master of Information Systems and Doctor of Education, Organization and Leadership. As a principal consultant in NakIVHealth and professor, Doctor Nakfoor both applied and taught organizational theory for over twenty years. For thirty years she has honed her horticultural craft, crisscrossing a journey that has traversed both business and a passion for gardening.