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Our consulting team provides HR, IT and technology solutions that ensure successful collaboration across the business. Rooted in empathy, we will guide you through assessment, selection, implementation and adoption of the processes and technology needed to reach your transformational goals.

White Papers:  CIO and HR Industry Insights

Our 2016 Regional CIO Survey conducted in partnership with the Pittsburgh Technology Council stirred up quite a conversation among IT leaders. See what they had to say in our Regional CIO Survey Results businessforward-ciosurvey-whitepaper-pdf.original

Read our 2016 HR Industry Insights to see what the region’s top HR professionals are thinking about as their organizations are in the midst of a great shift in how they operate HRIndustryInsights_2016

Consulting with empathy. What is that?

Consulting with empathy is what we do. It’s our ability to make your problems our problems, because we’ve been in your shoes.  We’ll get right to the point by helping you fix what’s slowing you down, tripping up your team and preventing your organization from performing at the highest level.

See how we have helped people transform the way they work. We want to see your success story here too!

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BusinessForward consultants have industry and functional area expertise they share through our weekly blog. Read on for tips and stories that you can use.

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You Should Hear Questions, Not Crickets at Project Team Meetings

By Brittany Schrenker, Solutions Analyst

You are working through a project meeting. You reach the end and ask if anyone has questions. Everyone around the table is quiet, they nod their heads no, and check their watches. It is tempting to make the mistake of wrapping up early to simply put […]

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The Happy Task of Creating a Female Mentorship Program

Perspective One: The Mentors

By: Jennifer Rignani
When women leaders at BusinessForward began thinking about a mentoring program for a growing influx of bright young team members, they decided an organic approach made sense. Drawing upon their own experiences as mentees, it became clear that among the many relationships in a woman’s […]

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For ten years our consultants have worked with IT and HR leaders in a range of industries to solve their biggest business challenges.