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Corporate/Business:

Our processes help private companies to improve their bottom line by integrating social impact into their business models.

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Non-Profit:

We help nonprofit organizations successfully engage in business activity that is aligned with their social mission

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Community:

We help communities to use all of their local resources to build “Made at home” solutions to their most pressing social issues.

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Educational Institutions/Youth:

Engaged students are provided with enterprise and social impact tools and skills they can immediately implement in their communities.

Blog:

Setting Expectations – Your First Meeting with a Consultant

So – you’re working in a non-profit (or for-profit) organization, and you’re planning to hire a consultant.  After determining whether hiring a consultant is a good idea for you (see this post), be sure to prepare for your first meeting with the consultant – the contracting meeting.  Here you’ll determine what type of consultant you […]

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Good (and Bad) Reasons to Hire an External Consultant

Consultants have garnered a somewhat unfavoable reputation in popular society today.  Why is that?  I can think of a few reasons, and they revolve around the expectations client organization have regarding consultants.  For example:  Clients sometimes think that hiring a consultant means that their problem will be solved in the “best way” possible, usually without […]

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