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Headquartered in Washington, DC metro area with a satellite office in Richmond, VA, Collaborative Partnership Strategies, LLC (CPS) works with public, private, and nonprofits on and between coasts. We specialize in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives and developing public-private partnerships, that enhances the lives of underserved populations and creates a positive impact on America’s communities. We bring extensive experience and professionalism to every endeavor and customize our support to your organization’s objectives and priorities.
CPS principals have over six decades of combined experience in nonprofit management and public-private collaborations. Understanding the needs of the private sector and America’s communities, we work with commitment and dedication to help fulfill the goals of our clients—all to give your organization exceptional guidance that will create sustainable impact.
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Without Strategy, Change is Merely Substitution, Not Evolution
Why do we need a new strategic plan at the beginning of each year? Common responses include: Changing dynamics in the marketplace. Board members and shareholders demand it. Executives want to further solidify their control of performance outcomes that benefit them. Employees require it to effectively do their jobs. When recently asked this question, my […]
Strategy is More Than a Plan
Strategy, like innovation and lots of other business buzzwords, seems to mean less the more it’s mentioned. As we’ve posted before, most strategy turns out to be “strategery“, but this definition, from Lawrence Freedman via Martin Weigel’s blog is a nice one: Strategy is much more than a plan. A plan supposes a sequence of […]
A Community Partnership with Impact
To build healthier communities, it takes committed individuals and organizations working together to address causes that align with — whether that is reducing violence, revitalizing an urban neighborhood, or promoting child health. With over 20 Best Buy Best Buy Teen Tech Centers scattered across the country, the Centers provide a safe, interactive space for teens […]
Five CSR Trends Every Company Can Get Behind
Originally posted on Forbes.com CommunityVoice™ Written by: Amanda Ponzar With recent data breaches, global riots, government shutdowns, rising nationalism, international tensions, crippling inequality, fear of artificial intelligence replacing jobs — the list goes on — even the most positive person can feel discouraged, unable to see a way forward. The 2019 trends in corporate social responsibility […]