What our customers and colleagues have said

Formal feedback has been requested from our clients on a regular basis. Here is a selection of the comments made:

James - without you there would have been no refurbishment project. THANK YOU

Tina, Senior Youth Worker, Stretham Youth Centre

Very good results - very flexible and easy to work with

Rachel Talbot, CEO, Cambridge Citizens Advice Bureau

All ok to go. And a chance to say many thank yous for all your help over the past 18 months

Janis Harding, Manager, Buckingham Citizens Advice Bureau

Extremely professional adapting to and understanding the needs of the organisation. Courteous and empathetic when dealing with service users.

Anna Trudgian, Operations Manager, Open Road Visions

I felt your input was of a high quality. You understood our needs very quickly and were able to use that to contribute to the application in a way that significantly enhanced it without the need for a long process of induction.

Joe Robertson, Project Manager, Maze Advocacy Project

James has the perfect combination of getting the details of a job right and to high quality, while ensuring to maintain good connections and relationships with staff and external partners. James was great to work with and alongside.

Melanie Findlater, Geek for Good at The You Can Hub

The time spent with you has set my trust writing campaign off on the right foot and we have had some major successes since we worked with you.

Kate Higgs, Fundraising Manager, Out and About

I found James a pleasure to work with. He has a real skill for working with people to develop the kernel of a project idea into something both inspirational and effective. Also reliable, industrious and easy-going. A rare and welcome combination of talents.

Wendy Lansdown, Community Engagement Manager, Cambridgeshire County Council

Packs a lot of work into very little time.

Andrew Gardner, Former CEO, Cambridgeshire Headway and Former Chair Cambs ULO

“I worked with James on the board of this growing and innovative charity. He was at all times a consumate professional with a clarity of vision and deep understanding of the Not-for-Profit sector. He was a strong leader able to build team confidence and motivate those around him. He had a very detailed knowledge and depth of understanding of fundraising for a variety of complex projects and services. James was an excellent team player liked and respected by all those he worked with and managed. He was methodical and detailed in his approach to projects, his work and the management of his teams.”

Clare Wilson, Director at Chamberlain Consulting Partners Ltd

Fantastic. James would be an asset to anyone's team

Alison Brown, Head of Business Services, Cambridgeshire ACRE

James is very easy to work with. He communicates clearly and openly and works to deadlines. He delivers what he promises.

Kathleen Cronin, COO, Speaking Up

Overall, the partners have been very satisfied with the work of the interviewing team and would not hesitate to recommend them for similar projects.

Leon Livermore, Head of Trading Standards, Cambridgeshire County Council

Excellent combination of value, delivery, quality & customer relationship. Would recommend without question.

Phil Conway, CEO, Age UK Essex

If you would like to secure references about our consultancy work, please contact us and we will be happy to provide a range of contact details of former and current clients.

July 2015 News

56
impact reports, evaluations and consultations created for UK charities to date, providing evidence of success and evidence of need to funders.

32 fundraising plans created to help charity clients plan how to get the income they need.


£6,671,000
gained from funders in grants, donations & Lottery bids for UK charities to date, helping pay for the services they provide