Let us help you reach the next level
Your business has grown and you are not sure how to take it to the next level. Perhaps you are facing issues with customer satisfaction, managing your balance sheet, service delivery, staff morale, your teams are not communicating with each other, or all of the above.
You want to improve your work life balance, become more
profitable or expand. We are here to help.
What We Do
According to research, majority of companies are not very good at implementing their business strategies. We are here to help business owners and medium-sized companies succeed by working with your management teams to set your business goals and strategies. Then we will create an action plan together with clear targets and accountability. This collaborative style of ideation ensures that the strategic plan is not a just beautiful theory preached by an “expert” consultant but an organic solution with buy-in and ownership by the whole management team.
By working with us, your teams will become more ‘nimble’ and develop a culture of continuous improvement and proactiveness.
Strategy in Action Programs
Signature SiA program
Depending on the issues to be addressed,
this is a 6 -18 months program for a medium -sized business involving a series of interactive workshops with the senior management team. This is our signature program and has proven to be very effective in driving results.
A Pilot program of 3-6 months may be offered if deemed suitable after our complimentary Discovery Session.
1-on-1 Business Coaching
This SiA program is adapted for an individual business owner or senior executive. The details, frequency and length of the program will be agreed after our complimentary Discovery Session.
One-Day Business Owners Group Workshop
This is an interactive one-day workshop involving a small group of business owners and senior executives from non-competing industries brainstorming and sharing business issues of the day in a collegial,
safe and supportive environment
How we do it
The Strategy in Action framework involves a series of collaborative brainstorming (or pain storming) workshops with your senior management teams drawing out goals and strategies, and ideating solutions together to create a clear action plan with measurable targets, timelines, resources and accountability.
We ensure you achieve your goals by going on your journey with you and checking-in on your progress and helping you adjust where necessary.
Goal Setting and Strategy Workshops
Create Action Plan with measurable targets, timelines, resources and assigned responsibilities
Track progress against targets and adjust if necessary
Achieve Goals and Review lessons learned
Pow Chin has over 30 years of international business experience, working in large and small corporations, building high performing teams, creating and project managing business improvement plans, as well as advising business owners and coaching business managers. In her corporate career, she has managed teams as large as 160 employees. She has a knack for connecting with people and helping them achieve their best. Her workshops draw out ideas from the participants, so that the solutions are organic from within the organisation and has ownership with management and staff. She helps cultivate a culture of continuous improvement, open communication and proactive management.
Pow has an Executive MBA from Kellogg-HKUST, a joint global program by the Kellogg School of Management in Chicago and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology’s School of Business. The program has been ranked #1 Executive MBA in the world 9 times in the past 12 years by the Financial Times. She is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and has a BSc (First Class) Chem from London University.
Pow has completed the Coach U Core Essentials Program, which compliments her analytical and business skills with a coaching approach.
Her mission is to help business owners and medium sized companies grow and reach the next level. She passionately believes that SMEs are the engines of economic growth and jobs creation.
Why Choose Us
Because you are Unique
We do not give you cookie-cutter solutions that may not be relevant to your organisation. We work collaboratively with you and your team to identify pain-points and brainstorm solutions together. We are not here to give you a “magic pill” to cure all your ills. Sometimes beautiful strategies and plans are left on a shelf and never implemented because there is no alignment or buy-in or drive from the management team to implement the plan. By working on the plan in a collaborative manner and drawing out solutions together, we ensure that the management team owns the plan and the team is held accountable.
We approach your business as a Holistic Entity
Your business is a holistic entity and all the different components have to align together and drive towards the same goals. For example, we will review your customer engagement, your financial health, your operations management, your quality systems, your employee engagement and organisational culture. All these components must align strategically to achieve your goals.
We go on your Journey with you
Running a business is busy work! Sometimes there’s just no time to keep track! We are here to check-in on you and ensure you are on track. We are also here as a sounding board whenever necessary.