USE CASES

Innovation & Growth

A FEW OF OUR CLIENTS

WHY DELIVERY PARTNERS

We help consultants get things done on innovation & growth projects

Innovation strategy

  • Determine objectives and strategic approach to innovation
  • Assess and develop core capabilities
  • Establish innovation techniques and systems
  • Analyze customers and competitors
  • Define value propositions
  • Develop go-to-market strategies

Growth strategy

  • Examine the opportunities that disruptive technology could bring about
  • Identify good ideas that can be adopted from competitors
  • Map potential growth opportunities based on market conditions
  • Develop roadmap for organic growth
  • Evaluate potential mergers and acquisitions

SOLUTIONS

Everything you need to run a successful innovation & growth project

Market research & analysis

  • Regional and macroeconomic analysis: political, infrastructure, economic, social, cultural, technological, ecological, and legal environments
  • Market assessment: segmentation, size, growth, profitability, entry barriers, value chains, ecosystems, trends, technologies, funding activity, market forces, industry life-cycle, M&A activity, market development scenarios
  • Competitive landscape: strategic groups, key players and solutions, market shares, scope of activities, positioning, financial & operational performance, innovation & growth performance, value propositions, strategy, culture, capabilities, technologies
  • Customer research: segmentation, characteristics, needs and pain points, buying behavior, decision-making process
  • M&A / alliance partner search: identification and screening of potential M&A targets, alliance or outsourcing partners

Business analysis & benchmarking

  • Innovation culture: understanding what the business is good at and what needs building upon further to achieve the desired business outcomes
  • Growth mission: a trajectory stating where the business is going and why
  • Innovation portfolio: the key innovation activities to execute with the most business impact potential
  • Innovation plan: the specifics to enable the execution of each of the innovation initiatives
  • Innovation capability: the right people, repeatable processes, programs, and profits to succeed with innovation
    Innovation playbook: the right tools, methods, and processes to do the job of achieving the innovation plan

Financial modeling

  • Business planning: business plan development, business case development, business model analysis, budgeting and forecasting, pro-forma financials
  • Company analysis: financial performance analysis, operational performance analysis, portfolio performance assessment, customer analytics
  • Growth options: stay vs. exit, organic vs. inorganic growth, acquire vs. ally, make vs. buy analyses
  • M&A analysis: target valuation, capital structure decisions, synergy analysis, merger planning, opportunities quantification

Presentation development

  • Presentation structure: audience needs analysis, definition of communication goals, presentation logic development, content structuring, storylining / dummy slides creation
  • Presentation design: presentation design development and improvement, creating client-ready slides from notes and drafts, visual document enhancement
  • Presentation content: content development, textual content structuring and visualization, data structuring and visualization, proofreading, translation

Project coordinator support

  • Monitoring: tracking project tasks, resources, and costs to streamline project efficiency and maximize deliverable outputs
  • Coordination: ensuring all parts of the project are processed, organized, and progressing according to predetermined timelines and deliverable dates
  • Documentation: developing and maintaining project performance databases that track overall progress and the accomplishment of specific milestones
  • Reporting: relaying project outcomes / risks to the appropriate management channels as needed – escalating issues as necessary
  • Communication: acting as a point of communication between project team and external resources

Market research & analysis

  • Regional and macroeconomic analysis: political, infrastructure, economic, social, cultural, technological, environmental, and legal environments
  • Market assessment: segmentation, size, growth, profitability, entry barriers, value chains, ecosystems, trends, technologies, funding activity, market forces, industry life-cycle, M&A activity, market development scenarios
  • Competitive landscape: strategic groups, key players and solutions, market shares, scope of activities, positioning, financial & operational performance, innovation & growth performance, value propositions, strategy, culture, capabilities, technologies
  • Customer research: segmentation, characteristics, needs and pain points, buying behavior, decision-making process
  • M&A / alliance partner search: identification and screening of potential M&A targets, alliance or outsourcing partners
  • Innovation culture: understanding what the business is good at and what needs building upon further to achieve the desired business outcomes
  • Growth mission: a trajectory stating where the business is going and why
  • Innovation portfolio: the key innovation activities to execute with the most business impact potential
  • Innovation plan: the specifics to enable the execution of each of the innovation initiatives
  • Innovation capability: the right people, repeatable processes, programs, and profits to succeed with innovation
    Innovation playbook: the right tools, methods, and processes to do the job of achieving the innovation plan

Business analysis & benchmarking

Financial modeling

  • Business planning: business plan development, business case development, business model analysis, budgeting and forecasting, pro-forma financials
  • Company analysis: financial performance analysis, operational performance analysis, portfolio performance assessment, customer analytics
  • Growth options: stay vs. exit, organic vs. inorganic growth, acquire vs. ally, make vs. buy analyses
  • M&A analysis: target valuation, capital structure decisions, synergy analysis, merger planning, opportunities quantification
  • Presentation structure: audience needs analysis, definition of communication goals, presentation logic development, content structuring, storylining / dummy slides creation
  • Presentation design: presentation design development and improvement, creating client-ready slides from notes and drafts, visual document enhancement
  • Presentation content: content development, textual content structuring and visualization, data structuring and visualization, proofreading, translation

Presentation development

Project coordinator support

  • Monitoring: tracking project tasks, resources, and costs to streamline project efficiency and maximize deliverable outputs
  • Coordination: ensuring all parts of the project are processed, organized, and progressing according to predetermined timelines and deliverable dates
  • Documentation: developing and maintaining project performance databases that track overall progress and the accomplishment of specific milestones
  • Reporting: relaying project outcomes / risks to the appropriate management channels as needed – escalating issues as necessary
  • Communication: acting as a point of communication between project team and external resources

EXPERIENCE

Case studies

HOW WE WORK WITH OUR CLIENTS

Working with us is easy

1

Tell us what you need

  • Submit the contact form or email us at [email protected] with your request
  • We will be in touch with you shortly to arrange a call – tell us about your project needs

2

Review the proposal

  • A proposal is ready for review within 24 hours
  • Once you approve the proposal, we assign a specialist / form a team of specialists to work on your tasks

3

Get your deliverables

  • Interact with your team in real time through a dedicated Delivery Manager
  • The deliverables are generated via a convenient project management application

FAQ

Specialization: As seasoned management consultants, we understand your pain points and unique project requirements and provide you with tailored solutions.

Quality: We hand-pick and vet subject matter experts from around the world and conduct rigorous quality assurance and management.

Speed: We work in global teams and use tested standard operating procedures and advanced project management tools to ensure the tasks get done efficiently around the clock.

Cost: We help you structure your workflow and provide you with the level of flexibility and the mix of resources to meet your budget requirements.

Convenience: A dedicated Delivery Manager serves as a single point of contact for you to interact with your team. An easy-to-use task management dashboard allows you to track the progress of tasks and access deliverables in real time.

We work with over 500 individuals and firms / agencies from around the world providing market research & analysis, business analysis & benchmarking, financial modeling, presentation development, and project coordinator services. Depending on your requirements and budget, we pick an optimal provider or form a team to suit your unique project needs.

We proactively seek out and curate the best specialist providers from around the world. Candidates are evaluated using a comprehensive assessment approach, including a review of skills, qualifications, processes, and references from past clients and supervisors (where applicable).

We manage task execution and delivery using tested standard operating procedures and advanced project management tools. Clients can track task status in real time, access deliverables, and interact with their Delivery Manager through a convenient dashboard.

The rate we charge clients depends on the nature and complexity of the task and the level of skills and qualifications required of the experts. The total price is based on the number of hours required to execute a task as estimated at the proposal stage. Our hourly rate normally lies between 50 and 70 USD per hour. This is significantly less than the price charged by other providers with comparable qualifications.

We take confidentiality of client information seriously. We sign NDAs with both clients and our experts and enforce strict code of conduct with regard to client information.

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