What We Do

We provide transformative strategy to the education and nonprofit sector. Our capabilities include strategic planning, marketing, enrollment planning, research, positioning, identity, visioning, organizational leadership, and executive search. We have served over 400 clients in every state and several countries since 2003. Download our iBook, watch some of our talks, or review some recently published strategic plans.

Why We Do It

We believe education and the social sector remain the most powerful weapons we can use to change the world, solve social problems, and build sustainable communities. We launched the #justcause campaign in 2011 to help empower organizations using education to overcome poverty.

Ideas We Live By

Collaborate - Durable decisions emerge through working together.
- Let's work with facts, not anecdote.
Strategize - Position properly, vision accordingly, and set true North.
Advance - Solid internal systems, such as leadership, marketing, and advancement, must be in place.
Create - Always tell the story really well.
Inspire - Ongoing relevance to culture is not optional.