Testimonials

Over 70% of our work comes through repeat business, word of mouth recommendations and referrals.  Clients include:  public sector bodies, voluntary and community organisations, social enterprises, cross sectoral partnerships, Government departments, Universities and Colleges.

See what people say about us below:

‘I have contracted Nick on several occasions because you know you are in safe hands with her and her team. Not only does she produce useful research and insightful evaluation reports, with practical recommendations, she adds considerable value by drawing on her vast networks and contacts to add depth and nuance. She is a joy to work with and well respected amongst her peers and associates.

Julie Wilson, Head of Service Business Doncaster MBC

‘I have worked with Nick on several occasions and have been most impressed by her ability to craft ideas and concepts into tangible and workable projects which funders approve. She has the uncanny ability to be strategic, creative, lateral, detailed and practical all at the same time– which is a real skill’

Dinah Bennett, Director, International Consultants for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
http://www.consult-ice.com

‘CoLibra took the stress and strain out of submitting a complicated and complex EU funding bid, involving multiple European partners and interrelated work packages. Nick helped to make sense of it all and to present it in a coherent fashion in the funding bid’

Lisa McMullan, Education Developer, NCEE
http://www.ncee.org.uk/

‘ We have been working with Nick for the past two year. She fully understands and supports what we are about and has succinctly captured this in our business plan. She has also been instrumental in convincing others of the importance and value of what we do, and raising just over half a million pounds to further develop our services and aid our sustainability.’

Carol Amery, CEO, SNOOP
http://www.snoopcharity.org

‘A thorough and robust evauation report that helped us improve our services. Nick was great to work with and produced an exceptional evaluation report’

Anthony Waddington, Participate Projects
http://www.participateprojects.org.uk/

‘The quality of work is consistently high ……. main strengths include: an ability to engage with others; to present professional and detailed finished articles; working to meet tight deadlines and providing good value for money. Their approach is flexible, consultative and inclusive which makes for an excellent working relationship’.

Norma Wardman, Director, Doncaster CVS
http://www.doncastercvs.org.uk/