Change, improvement, renewal, and synergy. The Perspectives Group offers a practical down-to-earth approach to organizational health and effectiveness. With honed insight, we understand the complexity of organizations, the interplay of systems, and the roles of governance and leadership in fulfilling strategic direction. Clients understand their organizations as much as we understand the environment and the process of engagement. As a result, learning becomes a strategic tool of effectiveness for both of us.
Preparing for successful process.
The Perspectives Group places a high premium on preparing well at the beginning of a project. We consider culture and values, future goals, real-time variables, operating processes, human systems, public and/or user perceptions, learning capacity, and multiple other factors when designing organizational interventions.
Generating Powerful Decisions.
Strong participatory decision-making processes achieve more effective and lasting outcomes than other approaches. The Perspectives Group provides honest, bias-free counsel on the factors that will lead to powerful decisions. Rather than advocate for a specific interest or solution, we facilitate a sound process in which critical conversations are shared, trust and difference are considered, and interests and needs are addressed by the outcome.
Creating Dynamic Plans.
Our team’s expertise in planning and execution brings a whole new meaning to organizational effectiveness. We combine the rigor of action planning with an opportunistic energy that highlights measurable results. We focus on key strategies so that predictability and uncertainty are grounded in the plan’s components. Our participative approach builds stakeholder commitment to the implementation of plans and initiatives.
Implementing Effective Processes.
A dynamic plan provides a structure for action and goal achievement as well as a means to learn. Monitoring and evaluation become integral tools of the roll-out and deliverable process. Each process provides the client with a pivotal opportunity to build capacity, learn new skills, and adapt new or changing information into the plan’s scope of work. Performance is an outcome of carefully integrated goals and processes.