Our services are designed to help the whole team pull together. Sometimes we work with individuals, sometimes with staff or board groups, sometimes with a large body of stakeholders. Capacity building aligns resources to accomplish your purposes, in a way that reflects your style and maturity as an organization.
We will join your team as a consultant, coach, and/or facilitator. Any contracted process typically also involves training to develop an understanding of what and how to change. And we have some particular areas of specialization enhanced by incredible tools and materials. In all these ways, "we're pulling for you"!
Consulting begins with you and your organization or business. When you have an issue related to growth, to stagnation, to uncertainty, to opportunity, to limited resources, where an external eye, perspective, tools and resources would help you move forward with confidence, CALL, and we'll talk.
"Kathy was a regular and valued consultant.....for many years after.... facilitating and writing and being the creative genius for our....master plan. And the plan was fundable and a big success in every way."
4-H Foundation Executive
Coaching is a process of guiding and supporting an individual or group as they strive to achieve a specific result. Group coaching, especially of boards, is profitable when the body is motivated to learn new behaviors toward greater effectiveness.
"As a mentor and coach to our company, Kathy was able to channel years of experience, and her adventurous outlook on life, into insightful, effective and invaluable advice for our start up."
Entrepreneur, co-founder of two
Nonprofit board members are generally volunteers who agree to spend limited personal time and resources for a cause they care about. However, they come with various understandings of board governance, leadership and responsibilities.
Krysalis consultants help boards assess their needs; design and commit to a development plan; and train leaders to be a highly engaged and productive team with the CEO. We also train leaders to evaluate outcomes to assure that the organization is sustainable for the long term.
Strategic Planning is a critical -- and complex -- function that a growing organization must do well. Krysalis consultants provide experienced facilitation and resources to help you DO these three strategic processes to stimulate and sustain your growth momentum --
There are many models for strategy development and planning. Talk with us about the process and tools that will work best for your organization.
Organizations and businesses succeed or fail based on the decisions and behaviors of their PEOPLE.
Leadership, management, teamwork, judgment, collaboration, public relations, communication, service delivery -- these are PEOPLE skills. Krysalis Consulting provides expertise and tools to develop the people skills necessary for your organization to thrive.
What people skills need to be enhanced for your organization to achieve its vision?
"To facilitate is to make something easier, more accessible. "
Facilitation can help groups of any size and kind to have more productive dialogue, encourage the development of new, healthy behaviors, and manage conflict or differences of opinion toward a positive outcome.
"Kathy's facilitation has enabled our board to manage serious conflict between members, focus on what's important, and actually have fun doing our job."
Volunteer board member