We are a source of new ideas and growth, helping our clients, usually Global Fortune 250 firms, to thrive in times of tumultuous change, like these.

We work with clients to engage their markets and customers, study and solve problems and learn new things. We do this by leading collaborative research and design projects.

Armed with creative methods and powerful tools and through a network of connected and talented people all over the world, we grapple with the big problems of the day and help our clients to change and bring change -- bettering lives and bettering living for people everywhere.



What drives action?

Since action is what creates value, what are the factors that lead to action? For all the behavioral and market study on the subject, it seems, we still don't agree.


Danfoss faced a critical decision: where invest to build energy efficiency equipment. Our research confirmed a growing market and that the mid-western U.S. made the most sense. The Illinois plant was built in 2009 and will expand in 2012.

Our innovation work helped a global water technologies company design smaller, energy-efficient, portable waste-water treatment plants that are used in remote and hard-to-reach locations and where water re-use is vital.


Our research helped the National Association of Small Business Investors, facing time and bandwidth limits, to rethink and reorganize, speeding the process of forming relationships and making investments in US businesses.