“… things are not all equal; some things
(a few) will be very important in achieving an objective or solving a problem, and
other things (many) will not.”

—Productions/Operations Management
William J. Stevenson, 1990


Determine what you need to know ... utilize the tools it takes to make wise decisions ... develop the foundations of a successful business ... and succeed as a leader of your organization.

Core Value Consulting’s services can take many forms.
Typical services include:

Building your bottom line

  • Building your bottom line through financial management and analysis
  • Training in financial literacy
  • Budgeting
  • Cash Flow
  • Outsource QuickBooks recordkeeping and accounting
  • On-the-spot technical assistance
  • Custom trainings on business-related functions

Turning your vision into action

  • Determining the future course of action through
    • Planning and facilitation of strategic planning sessions and retreats
    • Business planning
  • Organizing your administrative structure through
    • Developing work plans
    • Developing annual operating plans and staff work plans
    • Developing success measure and evaluating an organization’s work
  • Program review and analysis
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Outsource interim executive director or operations management functions

Innovating and shaping the future

  • Identifying resources and strategic partners
  • Market research and marketing plans
  • Sales forecasting and sales training
  • Customer service
  • Grant writing
  • Lobbying

Implementing a team approach

When appropriate, I will convene a team of professionals who bring specific expertise to your project and whose cumulative experience will help identify the best strategies for accomplishing your goals.

Some of the questions I can answer for you

  • How do I know if I'm really making money?
  • How much more do I have to sell to break even?
  • What are the legal responsibilities of a Board of Directors?
  • Why is it important to develop a strategic plan?
  • How do I motivate staff to carry out our strategic plan?
  • Why is "mission" so important?
  • How do I measure success?
  • How can I be better prepared to meet with my tax accountant?
  • Can I afford to expand or hire additional staff?
  • What is the real cost of having employees?
  • How do I know if employees are really doing their jobs?
  • How do I develop job descriptions?
  • I work all the time; why can't I get ahead?
  • I need to make some crucial decisions about my business; who will give me some honest feedback?
  • I know I need to do a better job with marketing, but how?
  • I need a business plan to apply for a loan; who can help me write one?
  • Is it feasible to fund my retirement plan by selling my business?

Core Value Consulting services are available by the hour, per project, or on a retainer basis. Contact us to set up an initial visit to discuss how our services can best meet your needs.