We work to identify the actual (upstream) challenges in business, nonprofits and larger systems and engage others to make sustainable positive change. Organizations hire us when they are not satisfied with the status quo and are committed to continuous improvement.
We combine data, proven tools, consistent quality improvement, thorough preparation, ongoing and wide-ranging reading and research, flexibility and creativity, the ability to see both the big picture and the impact of the next steps, and an innate ability to "cast" groups effectively to solve problems.
Our commitment to a valuable process is coupled with a passion for measurable results.
Unique, inclusive approaches to real-world planning engages constituents in a valuable, fulfilling and effective process. We work with organizations and their stakeholders as well as communities and groups of organizations that are planning together.
Board of Directors consulting, Board retreats, Board development, training and engagement.
|Strategic Fund Development||
Identifying others who want and need these results helps organizations reach new partners and work with them in new ways
|Managing to Outcomes||
Focusing on results and utilizing various tools including Results Based Accountability (RBA) and evaluation techniques based on data. The voice of the customer is all-important as is a commitment to continuous improvement.
|Creativity and Innovation||
The world is changing at a rapid pace. Developing an agile, resilient structure and a creative environment helps organizations to respond quickly to changes in customers' needs and opportunities.