TTG Consultants
TTG Consultants Human Resources Consultants Specializing in  Career Management and Corporate Change
Organizational Effectiveness and Training

We offer practical solutions to corporate problems caused by:

  • Fast Growth
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Loss of Key People
  • Low Employee Morale
  • Major Transition
  • Departmental Conflict
  • Incompatible Management Style
  • Resistance to Change

  • Industry: Health Care

    Client:
    Municipal Hospital (60 Managers)

    Situation:
    Serious communication breakdown between levels of management; potential resignations; diminishing credibility of senior managers.

    Results:
    Open problem-solving dialogue and 13 month action plans between supervisors and hospital management, interdepartmental task force for move into new facilities; no resignations among managers.

  • Industry: Energy

    Client:
    Oil Refinery (140 managers and supervisors)

    Situation:
    Inadequate refinery productivity; little common management philosophy, language, or skills; excessive mechanical failures and interruptions in operations; union dominated work place atmosphere.

    Results:
    Production increased 75%; refinery mission statement; common management philosophy and language; routine 3-day supervisory workshops designed and conducted by middle management; stewardship and individual performance measured against common key result areas.

  • Industry: Technology

    Client:
    Software Development Company (75 professionals/managers)

    Situation:
    Software products 3-9 months behind schedule; mediocre product quality; breakdowns in accountability in product planning/development; absence of performance standards; morale problems among professional staffs.

    Results:
    Product planning and tracking advanced by 9 months; interdepartmental coordination teams; overall product manager position; redeployed leadership; frequent joint staff meetings; standards for product courseware and documentation.

  • Industry: Construction

    Client:
    Construction Management Team (30 members)

    Situation:
    $80 million expansion, relocation, and model change of major automotive facility; high profile project for construction organization of follow-on work; construction activity could not restrict flow of the plant operations; guaranteed maximum of product price; owner changed plans and sequence of construction activity; inadequate handling of change orders; contractor was ready to go to court.

    Results:
    Project completed on time; $3 million estimate under budget prepared by owner; no disruption of on-going operations; reduced construction manager resistance to changes by owner; clarified ambiguities in roles and responsibilities; contractor's fee went up; relationships improved between owner and contractor; mid-level counterparts were making joint decisions; owner established teambuilding as requirement for all future plant design/construction efforts.

  • Industry: Trade Association

    Client:
    International Professional Association (15 directors & staff)

    Situation:
    Ineffective communication and coordination between staff and Board of Directors; inadequate Board leadership on direction and goals of association; mediocre programs and publications; concern for competition and long-term growth.

    Results:
    Mission statement; 3 year growth plan; 13 month action plans to improve product quality, monitor competition, and increase membership; clarified roles of Directors and staff; greater trust and understanding.

  • Industry: Financial Services

    Client:
    Financial Services Organization

    Situation:
    $3 billion revenue firm; communication breakdown between Director and Officers about long-term growth; highly competitive business environment; no basis for compensation of Officers against plan.

    Results:
    Common language and measurable goals for next 3 years; mission statement; assessment of competitive strategies; exploit process for evaluation of corporate performance.

  • Industry: Energy

    Client:
    Oil Refinery (17 members of executive committee)

    Situation:
    Inadequate refinery performance in yields, safety, and shutdowns; little common management direction for the refinery; turf battles; ineffective management meetings; minimal succession and career planning; executives did not know each other as persons.

    Results:
    Increased performance in all areas; increased trust, morale, and collaboration among members; separate policy-making and operational meetings for executive team, refinery mission statement; 5-year goals and targets; redeployed leadership; comprehensive supervisor development program.

  • Industry: Public Utility

    Client:
    Public Affairs Organization within a Public Utility (45 members)

    Situation:
    New Executive Director; recent organizational audit; demoralized staff; ineffectual image with customers; lack of internal coordination of major projects; turf battles; civil service parameters; inadequate staffing and working conditions.

    Results:
    Mission statement; aggressive outreach program; dramatically improved image; redeployed leadership, reorganized major functions; staff morale improved; collaboration on major projects; cross-training; weekly management committee meetings; staffing level increased by 50%; total staff meetings every three weeks.

  • Industry: Manufacturing

    Client:
    Toy Company (60 senior managers)

    Situation:
    $3.3 billion revenue firm; highly competitive business environment; manufactures over 3000 SKUs per year; highly functional organization; slowing speed to market; mid-management design team empowered to recommend solutions.

    Results:
    Reorganized key functions into brand divisions with P&L responsibility; decentralized product development and review processes; increased speed and throughput; developed management teamwork at all levels; benchmarked company against 33 others; improved employee morale; pushed decision-making deep into business units.

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