Yardstick Learning is a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) management consulting firm that provides professional services to mission-driven organizations. Yardstick’s customized solutions focus heavily on building internal capability within the organizations we serve, helping our clients accomplish more with their existing internal resources over the long-term. Yardstick’s emphasis on improving organizational effectiveness has made us the Yardstick for success. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, Public School Districts, Charter Management Organizations, Universities, Publishers, Television Networks, Mid-Size companies and Nonprofits. We currently operate in fourteen states and six countries.
Our services consist of four major components; Consulting, Executive Coaching, Enrollment Solutions and School Management Services.
Typical projects include:
Interim COO/CEO services
Human Capital Management
Provide staff development, including training and orientation of new teachers and administrative staff
Identify and recruit high performing diverse Teacher and Leadership talent
Champion district/network wide student recruitment and enrollment
Charter school start up and turnaround
Intervene in troubled or turnaround circumstances
Provide guidance to school boards and cabinet members
Develop and build college and university partnerships
Offer affordable financing options for equipment leases vs. purchases