We bring our experience and passion to your business with one aim in mind: helping you unlock your full potential.

Higher productivity means less cost, increased output and effective utilisation of resources. Something we all strive for, and is essential in any competitive marketplace. Opportunity to change for the better lies all around us. Whether that’s improving quality, speed, or cost. But spotting those opportunities can be difficult when you are living in the nitty-gritty of the day to day…. Can you see the wood from the trees?

A new way of seeing things

Dr. Grace Hopper coined the quote: “The most dangerous phrase in the English language is ‘we have always done it this way”. We couldn’t agree more. Instead, our starting point is to objectively ask the question “how can we do this better?”

Whilst change can be transformative for a business, managing change is a complex challenge. Change that fails, in most cases does so because a business fails to understand the dynamics of change. It is human nature to focus on the negative aspects of change. Breaking habits and patterns are not easily achieved and requires unwavering buy-in from the whole team. We bring a fresh pair of eyes with relevant industry experience for a new way of seeing things.

Businesses we work with benefit from:


Becoming more agile

Improved processes lead to a more agile business. Our team of experts have many years of experience in advising on factory design and layout, conducting diagnostic reviews, providing lean manufacturing support and implementing process innovation.


Winning more customers

Implementing quality systems support growth plans, and can often lead to more profit, more customers and less waste. We work closely with you to design and implement quality management systems which support growth plans.


Culture Improvement

A skilled workforce with the motivation to deliver growth is essential in any competitive marketplace. Your people are your most valuable asset. We can work with you to identify the skills you need and to prepare your workforce for change.

A critical friend: not afraid to challenge the status quo

We challenge preconceptions and offer suggestions based on industry best practice, providing you with the time and resource to think through, research and develop implementation plans with a cycle of continuous improvement.

Our experienced team includes a wide range of specialists who have worked across sectors to transform operational processes. From HR professionals to skilled factory and plant layout advisors. Our experts are also experienced in a range of accredited standards, including ISO 9001, BRC, and SALSA.

1. Culture Improvement
  • Regulation and compliance
  • HR system design and implementation
  • Policy audits
  • Change management
2. Team Development
  • Skills audit and training needs analysis
  • Developing talent
  • Leadership alignment
  • Performance management
3. Quality Systems
  • System design and implementation
  • Regulation and compliance
  • Accreditations
  • Establishing operational controls
4. Process Innovation
  • Lean manufacturing support
  • Factory and plant layout and design
  • Process audit, design and implementation
  • Diagnostic reviews

Challenges we tackle


We are a small business with a limited budget, how can we support our team’s wellbeing?

See: Mental Health and Wellbeing – why it needs to be on the top of the business agenda


How can I manage our customer data more efficiently so that we work smarter, and are able to implement monitoring and improvement strategies? 

See: 5 ways a CRM system can help you grow your business


We have a vacancy to fill, but are not attracting any interest from our job advert, what can we do to improve? 

See: The anatomy of a great job advert

Our Operations and Production Experts

We have a team of experienced operational managers who are experienced in a wide range of specialities across many sectors, who regularly support businesses to transform their performance to support growth.

Senior Innovation and Growth Specialist
HR Business Partner

Leah Watkins

Scaleup Director
Innovation and Growth Specialist
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Let's Discuss Your Requirements

We want you to get the most out of your support, so will always make sure that you are receiving the tailored support to help you reach your goals. If you are eligible for support through a funded programme we will always let you know.

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