We Know Our Stuff
Steve Fredlund spent 30 years bringing clarity and innovative solutions to large corporations (Allianz, Medtronic, Thrivent, 3M) in functions such as actuarial, capital markets hedging, and workforce analytics.
Steve earned an MBA, a degree in mathematics, fellowship with the Society of Actuaries (FSA), and certification in Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP). He has an overlapping 20 years of nonprofit leadership experience including service on six boards and 11 years as volunteer Executive Director doing humanitarian work in Rwanda.
Steve has spent the past two years focused on helping owners of small businesses optimize their results by guiding them toward the clear vision, aligned strategies, and effective execution.
We Are Comfortable in All Situations
We understand what it means to be a large organization wanting to be more effective; or being a medium size company or nonprofit needing to figure out how to get past the current plateau; or a small group with big dreams and an uncertain path to breakthrough.
But we don’t just understand from a practical, tangible perspective; we understand each of these from a visceral, emotional perspective. We know the impact of your emotional state and we know how to help you navigate the impact of everything from hubris to imposter syndrome.
We Are Relatable
Unlike many consultants, you will be comfortable talking with us immediately. Although highly qualified to guide you to greater levels of success, we don’t let that go to our heads.
We are not going to talk with you using “consultant speak” for the sake of sounding impressive; our goal is not to impress you but to guide you to new levels of success.