Let's be direct...

The shortest distance between two points is a straight line - and the shortest distance between a lot of points is a lot of straight lines, preferably in a logical order. We'll help determine the things that need to be done, in what order, and how to get to each one in the most direct way possible. No matter what your project or business need, there's a lot of moving pieces. If you aren't sure how to navigate that, or you don't have the resources to devote to it, it's easy for trial and error, hesitation or frequent missteps to consume your capital and destroy your timeline. Let us help get you from A - where you are, to B - where you need to be, in the most direct way possible.

Here's what we have in the tool box....

Project Management

  • Project Charter
  • Project Plans, Gantt Charts
  • Risk Evaluation
  • Stage Gate Process
  • Resource Allocation
  • Critical Path Management
  • Cross-functional Collaboration

Product Development Support

  • Agile Development / Scrum
  • Development Resources Management
  • Product Structure & BOM’s | Assembly Drawings
  • Design for Manufacture, Test, Service
  • Cost Analysis | Component Availability / Sourcing
  • Prototyping | Modeling
  • Testing - Beta / Compliance / Environmental / Safety
  • Change Management
  • New Product Introduction

Product Management

  • Market & Product Requirement Docs | User Stories | Voice of Customer
  • Proposals & RFQ's | Customer Presentations
  • Product Roadmaps |  Configuration Management
  • Product Portfolio Management | Product Collateral | Specifications | Operation / User Manuals
  • Intellectual Property / Patent Searches | Patent Filing | Trademarks
  • Commercialization | Life Cycle Management

Industrial & Process Engineering / Quality Management

  • Process Development | Process Optimization | Best Practices
  • Facility / Cell / Line Layout | Time Studies / Labor Standards
  • Process Validation & Capability | Process Readiness
  • Process / Procedure DocumentationEquipment Evaluation / Selection
  • Lean / Six Sigma
  • Structured problem solving
  • Value Stream Mapping | Business process redesign
  • Root Cause Analysis | Corrective Actions

Operations Management

  • P & L Management
  • Sales, Inventory and Operational Planning (SIOP)
  • Domestic & International Logistics | Fulfillment
  • Product Launch | Scalability
  • Inventory Management and Reduction
  • Product Serialization / Tracking / Warranty Management
  • Operational Systems Development
  • Total Productive Maintenance
  • Cost Reductions | Operational Metrics (KPI's)
  • Recruitment | Training | Team Building

Marketing Strategy / Sales Development

  • Market Research | Competitive Analysis Planning
  • Sales and Marketing Strategic plans |Domestic and Global
  • Roll-out plans and coordination
  • Coordination of website content
  • Sales Models - Direct, Channel, Channel Enablement
  • Sales Organization development plans
  • Lead Generation plans  - social media | CRM tools
  • Integrated forecast processes
  • Sales training program implementation