Helping Leaders Move Forward: Advisory Services

With deep expertise in policy, strategy and technology, LNW regularly produces custom and tailored programs for public sector, non-profit and private sector organizations that help these groups move forward their innovation and transformation initiatives.

LNW uses the same rigorous model of applied research, online diagnostics, classroom teaching and best practice sessions used in on-campus programs. Design and delivery is done in two ways:

  • Tailored Programs – are developed by taking an existing LNW research and executive education program and shaping the program to meet the needs of the operating environment of a particular organization or community. These programs can be delivered at a location of the clients choosing and can be tailored to half-day, full day or multiple day sessions.
  • Custom Programs – are designed through in-depth analysis of a particular organization’s operating environment and the key challenges and choices facing the organization. LNW then designs a program that helps the organization chart a clear path forward, gain consensus and resolve, and design a pathway to execute on its vision.

Numerous organizations have partnered with LNW on custom or tailored programs. Examples of current and recent partners include:

  • Accenture
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • CA (formerly Computer Associates)
  • Cisco Systems
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Government of Canada
  • Government of Dubai
  • Government of Mexico
  • Government of Singapore
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Mosaic
  • Northrop Grumman
  • SAP
  • State of California
  • State of Illinois
  • State of Florida
  • State of Georgia
  • State of Michigan
  • State of Minnesota
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • The Alliance Network
  • The London Metropolitan Police
  • The National Association of State Chief Administrators
  • The National Association of State Chief Information Officers
  • The National Association of State Procurement Officers

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Leadership for a Networked World’s applied research, student innovation challenge, and on-campus summit programs are an initiative of Dr. Antonio M. Oftelie, Innovation Fellow at the Technology and Entrepreneurship Center at Harvard (TECH), part of the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. TECH is a hub for students, faculty, alumni, and government and industry leaders to learn together, collaborate, and innovate. LNW accelerates these efforts by connecting leaders across sectors and developing cutting-edge thought leadership on innovation and organizational transformation.

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