Information-driven software. Performance boosting results.
We develop our own fully customisable benchmarking, diagnostic and assessment tools that significantly improve performance - at an economic, intermediary and business level. Our commercial focus, strategic thinking and use of technology considerably impacts the way our clients work, helping organisations of all shapes and sizes to identify and exploit opportuntiies to transform their performance.
Benchmarking & Diagnostics
Our flagship product BenchmarkIndex® is a unique and proven way to objectively measure and compare business performance and practices against other similar enterprises. It has been successfully adopted by economic development organisations in more than 40 countries, with over 200,000 businesses having benefitted from the service to date.
Skills Needs Analysis
This intelligent software solution enables the effectiveness of skills interventions, such as training courses and courses, to be measured. It provides instant feedback to learners and encourages reflection on outcomes, impact and next steps. It is fully customisable and quick to complete, instantly generating an individual skills needs report.
Virtual Adviser enables business support agencies to deliver a powerful experience and targeted support in a matter of minutes. This highly effective diagnostic provides businesses with instant feedback on current strengths, productivity levels and potential areas for improvement. More importantly, guidance is given about how to improve based and intelligently signposts users to high quality online resources and events.
Supporting businesses effectively to develop and grow requires a high quality support offer. This system has been designed specifically to help local providers do just that, particularly Growth Hubs and Local Enterprise Partnerships. Unlike expensive, off-the-shelf sales focused CRM solutions, this system is designed to harness the collective talent, knowledge and experience of local provider networks to collaborate in delivering a cohesive, joined up offer.
Winning Survey Tool
Our Winning Surveys TM service provides all of the essential features, functions and security expected to generate in depth insights, establishing the means to open dialogue, seek opinions and receive responses from populations of interest. A number of powerful features sets it apart including bespoke reporting options. Additionally, our expert research and evaluation team offers as much or as little support as needed, from creating effective question sets and analysing data, to producing in depth reports.