what we do

The Searchlight team has deep expertise in providing quality advice/consultancy services on a range of strategic planning and human resource matters.

  • Strategic and business planning
  • Workforce planning and implementation
  • Program and policy development
  • Planning for and implementing change successfully
  • Stakeholder engagement

our approach

We believe that if you plan well and have the right people implementing the plan, you are more than half way there to success! But first you need to be clear on what success looks like for you and your business and how you would know when you have it.

We work with you to find out what you need for your business, be it in the public sector, not for profit sector or the private sector. We find out what the key drivers for change in your sector/industry are and how you are geared to deal with those changes successfully. Remember change is constant and you need to be ready for it all the time. However, this does not mean that things have to be very uncertain! You need a degree of certainty to ensure that your key stakeholders are with you in your journey for change.

We help you scan the environment intelligently and assist you to work out what you need to focus on first. In close partnership with you we establish where you are in your journey for the change that must inevitably be faced by your organisation, especially if you want to remain viable and relevant to your stakeholders. We work with you to become the agile and nimble organisation that you need to be and want to be. We work on the principles of “fast evolution” so that you can avoid extinction or a bloody revolution! In this way you are able to identify risks and manage them in a timely and appropriate manner. We work to empower you as a management team or as individual manager so that you are able to deliver the change that is required. Your success is our success!