We are a consultancy specialising in sales, business development, and employer engagement. We have lots of other strings to our bow but our core skills lie in developing growth in organisations. Whether it’s managing or writing bids, working with business development/sales teams to maximise sales, advising on strategy and organisational design or helping to implement business you have just won, Think Straight Consulting can help.
Our aim is to work with companies to improve performance and ultimately deliver growth. At Think Straight Consulting, we can help grow business, create competitive differentiation and provide tools to help sales teams to think ahead and stay ahead. Our experience across multiple industries including Employment & Skills, Education Management, Criminal Justice, commercial Recruitment and Training means that we can add value quickly by adapting to company cultures, listening carefully to your needs and delivering quality results.
We have been fortunate enough to work with industry leaders across the UK and overseas. There is always one simple objective regardless of the industry sector and that is to help businesses deliver today’s performance and tomorrow’s growth. For more information about our business and how we can help you, please complete our contact form here or call us on +447557763312
We have worked on a variety of projects with numerous private and public sector organisations, operating across a variety of industries including Welfare to Work, Apprenticeships, Criminal Justice, Further Education, Training, E-learning and commercial Recruitment and Training. However, the principles underpinning the work we do apply to any organisation, regardless of sector, whether in a B2B or B2C environment.
DWP’s Flexible Support Fund (FSF) helps Jobcentre Plus District Managers deliver services to customers in the best way they see fit for their Districts. Previously commissioned centrally, the Dynamic Purchasing
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Back in late 2013 I wrote a paper entitled – Employer Engagement ‘A commercial imperative’ where I aired some views around the critical importance of the function within the Employability
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I recently finished a team assignment working on bid submissions for DWP’s Work & Health Framework. With a relatively tight turnaround, it required an all hands on deck approach and, as
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Bid writing and management The Employment and Skills sectors are changing considerably and, in response, providers need to adapt services to meet the demands of commissioners, employers and jobseekers/learners in
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We can work with clients on a consultancy, project or interim basis. This may be a short term assignment to address under-performance of a sales function, leading a tender submission for new business or developing an employer engagement strategy to maximise the apprenticeship levy, to longer term strategic initiatives that help businesses develop new products and enter new markets.
We are highly flexible and work hard to understand your business, tailoring our support to meet your needs.
We work across both public and private sectors. This includes organisations from a variety of industry sectors such as:
However, the principles underpinning our work apply to any organisation, regardless of sector, whether in a B2B or B2C environment.
We appreciate that choosing a partner to support your business can be a difficult decision and understand the importance of developing trust and confidence in the relationship. To find out more about how we can do this please click here.
We engaged Think Straight Consulting on two fronts; firstly to support our employer engagement activity prior to the launch of the Apprenticeship Levy and then to create a Professional Development Framework for our Sales Managers. They engaged very well with our business during a significant period of change, effectively supporting the corporate team in securing employer commitment and mobilising larger contract opportunities. Their approach was professional, diligent and the work produced was of a very high standard.Director of Corporate Accounts – QA Apprenticeships