Do you have a tricky problem or challenge you want to solve?

Do you feel like things are taking a long time or that the ideas being proposed do not seem to provide the best solution?

Then we can help.

We have a wide range of elegant tools, processes and methods that will support your teams make breakthrough progress. 

Facilitated workshops or meetings make the best use of valuable time. They get a lot done in a very short time.

Facilitated workshops or meetings make the best use of valuable time. They get a lot done in a very short time.

In my 30+ years of experience, Cogentus facilitated the most effective brain-storming session I have attended. It was challenging and produced viable future considerations for a major interdisciplinary initiative. Excellent use of time and expertise!
— Erroll Southers. Associate Director of the DHS national center for risk and economic analysis of terrorism events.

If you do not need a facilitated workshop then you can learn all about how they work from our two textbooks. They explain, in detail, our techniques and approaches and will give your organisation an instant improvement in outcomes.

MCDA is widely used in many industries across the world to evaluate alternatives and to choose the preferred option. However, there are many examples when a misunderstanding of the method led to poor decisions. This text book takes the practitioner through each step of the process; highlighting good practices and where care needs to be taken to ensure you end up with a robust and transparent decision. Full worked examples are included to explain each element of the method.  Learn more.

MCDA is widely used in many industries across the world to evaluate alternatives and to choose the preferred option. However, there are many examples when a misunderstanding of the method led to poor decisions. This text book takes the practitioner through each step of the process; highlighting good practices and where care needs to be taken to ensure you end up with a robust and transparent decision. Full worked examples are included to explain each element of the method. Learn more.

Successful problem solving is a book that provides a detailed methodology for solving complex problems. It includes a large number of methods and step-by-step processes that provide a coherent and systematic approach. It takes the practitioner through the key stages: problem definition, ideas generation, ideas evaluation, solution implementation and, finally, measuring solution effectiveness. It covers every aspect of the full life cycle from "problem" to "solution".  Learn more.

Successful problem solving is a book that provides a detailed methodology for solving complex problems. It includes a large number of methods and step-by-step processes that provide a coherent and systematic approach. It takes the practitioner through the key stages: problem definition, ideas generation, ideas evaluation, solution implementation and, finally, measuring solution effectiveness. It covers every aspect of the full life cycle from "problem" to "solution". Learn more.

Our systematic processes provide the flexibility to generate amazing ideas yet will still keep you on a good trajectory to get to where you want to be.

Our systematic processes provide the flexibility to generate amazing ideas yet will still keep you on a good trajectory to get to where you want to be.