In a hyper-competitive, hyper-speed world, you can’t afford to spend months populating a framework. You need to execute. Besides, a drawn-out process tends to put tough issues on spin cycle rather than ease decision-making. With flexibility and focus, we’ll develop sounder, more concrete strategy fast.
Whether it’s with members of your Board, aggrieved stakeholders, or workers on the front lines, facilitating productive conversations about what’s important requires authenticity, a steady hand, and a nuanced ability to draw connections. We’ll deftly reveal what people can agree on, what their concerns are, and how those concerns can be addressed given the constraints that bind you.
People will not execute something they don’t understand, agree with, or know how to get started on. Engaging stakeholders through the process reveals and addresses hidden pitfalls and earns their support. With a radically inclusive approach to engagement, we’ll emerge with a way forward that is enthusiastically embraced and adopted.
If your strategy lives in an 80 page PowerPoint deck, it has already failed. Nobody reads. Nobody has time. Nobody cares about strategy – certainly not people who have work to do. Only simple language and concepts that instantly resonate stand a chance. Together, we’ll articulate your essence with elegance.
For clients, our work has been a turning point. In part due to the Fast Forward Plan, New York’s transit system was rewarded with a historic capital investment. In the wake of its rebranding and repositioning, Sienna Senior Living became one of Canada’s most admired corporate cultures and went on to double in size. Accompass became widely recognized as a leading independent benefits, retirement, and compensation firm, before being acquired by Gallagher. Bridgeable is now one of the leading service design consultancies in the world.
When I think about where we were back then, and what we dreamed of accomplishing – we’ve accomplished it. Chris Ferguson Founder, Bridgeable