"Tom and Sharon have provided invaluable input to our work on collaboration in major capital asset and development programmes."

Simon Vaughan, Director, JCP Consultancy Ltd
Arc Research and Consultancy Research Sector

Consultancy

Our practical consultancy work delivered over twenty years is in three main fields:

Recent evaluation projects include:
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Social, health, community development, education, skills, employment and regeneration issues where we have provided practical work delivering:

  • Area-wide strategies e.g.
    • Children's services development strategies.
    • Resilience strategies both children and adult.
    • Family support strategies including Troubled Families).
    • Employment and skills strategies, including training and access to employment.
  • Feasibility studies and business plan developments
  • Applied research and evaluation.
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Organisational Development, Alliance development and building cooperation.

  • Practical methods for partnership and alliance development e.g.
    • Major utilities e.g., Thames Water, Anglian Water.
    • Community action groups.
    • Network Rail Grant Rail.
    • Sainsburys.
    • College consortia.
    • Glaxo Smithkline plc.
    • United utilities plc
  • Facilitation and support more generally.
  • Support for orgnasirations who are responding to pressures to change
  • Individual and personality assessment.
  • Organisational workforce alignment and organisational assesment
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Curriculum development.

  • Development of competence frameworks for specific occupational areas e.g. management, health and social care; and core skills e.g. resilience
  • Session plan and curiculum development to support the above;
  • Assessment development e.g. the development of the on-line assessment for resilience