Earlier this year, Corner Alliance put key consulting practices – facilitation, meeting design, and strategic planning – to use with two extraordinary high school students. Corner Alliance did this in collaboration with Teamesteem, a local non-profit organization, which helps teenagers become entrepreneurs. To facilitate, Corner Alliance applied our unique strategic planning methodology, often used with public and private organizations, to guide the rising high school seniors through a personal planning exercise. Both the teens and facilitators were inspired by the exercise, and it proved how valuable Corner Alliance’s basic strategic planning methodology can be for identifying short- and long-term personal goals. At Corner Alliance, we view strategic planning as a collaborative effort with clients to identify future goals, initiatives to achieve them, and barriers that might impede success. During a strategic planning session, Corner Alliance’s goal is to facilitate a conversation with the client that helps them clarify their existing ideas and generate new ideas. To do this we ask specific questions about how each step will be achieved, and what resources will be needed for each stage of the journey. We know that the hardest part of strategic planning […]Read More
What Makes Us Unique
Corner Alliance is a Washington, DC-based small business focused on providing solutions to government and non-profit leaders, who are under pressure to communicate the value their organizations are creating, justify their investments and create a high-performing culture during a time of tremendous technological disruption. We are a small firm with a distinct personality that lives by a set of core values that emphasize flexibility, innovation, boldness and inner voice. We hire consultants who are willing to roll their sleeves up to take on challenging tasks and we’re not afraid to suggest creative solutions to difficult problems.
How is our approach different?
- We make the complicated simple
- We provide data-driven delivery through deploying cutting edge, lightweight tools and technology
- We offer creative delivery that looks and feels different
- We collaborate with our clients every step of the way
Our services include strategic planning and change management, outreach and stakeholder communications, grants management, performance measurement, and program management with a staff who are certified Project Management Professionals (PMPs). Of course, these services are simply a means to an end. What we really do best is partner with leaders to achieve their vision.
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