Consulting and project management services

Why Offpiste?

Offpiste consultants have a wealth of Learning and Talent management services developed over professional careers spanning 25 years.  It includes global and international management of Learning & Talent, the creation of green field learning functions and the optimisation of established ones including service delivery management and the creation of Offshore Centres of Excellence.

Offpiste consultants are not only provide excellent functional expertise but are seasoned consultants providing professional, supportive and pragmatic advice in a highly collaborative and supporting way.  Subject to client need, Offpiste services can be provided on a interim, contract or project basis.

Our consulting and project management services

Whilst Offpiste services span the whole life cycle of learning & talent it specialises in digital learning and talent transformation. Services include:

  • Digital learning strategy and transformation development
  • Operating model/value chain optimisation (Learning audit)
  • Technology implementation
  • Digital content development

Digital Learning strategy and transformation development

Offpiste will work with a client to identify the key organisational business needs which are driving employee competence development before working collobratively to define the digital learning strategy for the organisation.  Once the future state has been defined, Offpiste will develop the transformation plan and business case required for the business to move to the future state.

Business benefits: 

  • Clarity of vision aligned to organisational need
  • Enhanced commercial & business focus
  • Operating budget optimisation.

Operating model/value chain optimisation

Offpiste provide audit and organisational development services to ensure that the operating model and value chain for learning & talent meets the business needs and is aligned with the learning strategy. Example activities include; Content supplier audit against business need, Job role & skills assessment and bench marking, Technology review and optimisation, Managed service and outsourcing review and business case production.

Business benefits: 

  • Speedier delivery of organisational learning objectives
  • Budget optimisation
  • Enhanced business engagement and credibility.

Technology implementation & business change

Offpiste are not aligned to any one technology so are truly agnostic in their advice and support during technology implementation.  Offpiste provide project and change management services to ensure the technology (whether this is a global LMS or simply a new content authoring system) is implemented effectively.  Offpiste can support technology selection and the full range of business change management services to ensure business benefits are achieved. Typically they act as the intersection between the business and the technology integrator ensure the solution meets the business needs and is adopted in the most efficient way.

Business benefits: 

  • Greater return on investment
  • Solution aligned to business need
  • Speedier user adoption.

Digital content development

Offpiste provide project management and design services to ensure learning content is aligned to the overarching business need.  This includes the full end-to.end development of blended learning solutions leveraging social, e-learning, mobile and VR based solutions.

Offpiste work closely with trusted development partners either on-shore or off-shore to deliver the required solution in a creative but cost effective and timely way.

Business benefits: 

  • On-shore project management and engagement
  • Cost effective but high quality solution
  • E2E development from initial concept through to implementation.

For more information on Offpiste Consulting and project management services please get in touch.