We show organisations how to succeed by being focused, aligned and agile. We help them to develop a clear with a strong and purposeful which are reinforced by meaningful organisational .
We show them how to effectively and teach them how to make the right enduring to achieve their objectives. We make sure that their , abilities, , activities and goals are aligned to their strategy to get the right results at the right time.
By means of and we can bring a unique blend of business expertise and talent to the challenge at hand. We believe that this mix – our depth of knowledge and our breadth of skills – accounts for our enduring relationships with .
Any change you make in your business must take into account the broader organisational picture as well as the problem itself. Align will help you to do just that. Through independent, objective diagnosis we will design and implement complementary and creative solutions for you that will improve organisational and individual performance.
Align builds common-sense solutions through tailored initiatives. We set realistic goals and add value with measurable results. This is our foundation for enduring performance improvement.
Designed and facilitated of off-site weekend strategic-planning workshop for multi-national client in the IT sector. In a post-acquisition context, the objective was to create relationships and to encourage cross-functional co-operation and business development between executive teams from geographically dispersed business units. A challenging and stimulating three days ended with a lively inter-company debate - Cross-selling is the only way to achieve our budgets! Each participant had a role. The Duchess of Queensbury rules were strictly applied!
Developed a strategic marketing plan for a health-sector client for their new educational centre. The client required that their new facility would become self-funding within 12 months of opening. Together, we succeeded in this endeavour.
Guest speaker at various events: How to Make The Transition From Employee to Entrepreneur; How a Good Business Networking Strategy Can Help You to Grow Your Businesses; Using Business Networking in Your Job-search; Business Networking – Why it’s Necessary and How to Do it.
Recently brought 12 of Ireland’s most senior HR directors together in a think-tank forum to explore and discuss best practice initiatives to guide recovery from the economic and employment recession. This was a CIPD Ireland sponsored initiative.
Guided policy development for CIPD in Ireland. This included presentations to the Joint Oireachtas Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Employment.
Part of a cross-sectoral team which designed and managed a dynamic research project in collaboration with the National Centre for Partnership and Performance (NCPP). The purpose was to identify and disseminate best-practice change management and communications practices within public and private sector organisations.
Researched and developed policy for CIPD fact-sheets on The Employment Psychological Contract and Enhancing Employee Discretionary Contribution.
Regular columnist with The Irish Times, writing on issues concerning people management practice and public sector reform.
Worked in collaboration with Deloitte Consulting (Human Capital) to develop surveys and publish briefings on current employment and economic trends half-yearly reports.