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North Highland Chicago
When people say it can’t be done, Chicagoans step up and do it. From its early days, the City of Big Shoulders has striven to leave a mark on the world, and that brand of resourceful, independent thinking has driven North Highland’s Chicago office since 2013. From cornfields and shop floors to the boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies, our Chicago office brings the full portfolio of North Highland’s global expertise and pays tribute to Chicago’s “community first” motto through partnerships with United Way and North Lawndale Employment Network.
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Chicago is about growth – helping our clients grow, helping our people grow, helping our community grow.
John NorkusManaging Director and Midwest Geography Lead Firm Leadership
Driving Higher Value and ROI on Growth and Innovation
North Highland surveyed more than 200 senior business leaders about their growth and innovation (G&I) experiences. The results—presented throughout this report—spotlight the most prevalent challenges and their perceived impact on G&I returns.
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North Highland Represented at SOCAP Event
On May 11, Joni Roylance, North Highland Global Lead for Customer Experience Enablement, and Brian Clements, Director of Technology for Sparks Grove, represented North Highland as keynote speakers at the Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals in Business (SOCAP) Chicago Chapter event: How Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots are Changing the Customer Experience.Story
Delivering Value Through Oversight
A state agency engaged North Highland to serve in a Quality Assurance and Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) role. Through monitoring and oversight, the project team helped the organization deploy a more automated, controlled, and maintainable pension solution that delivered improved operation metrics.Case Study
A Consulting Partnership Built on Exceeding Expectations
Since 2014, North Highland and a large state department of transportation (DOT) have partnered to solve a range of key challenges. Several factors contribute to the ongoing quality of this partnership, but foremost is a consistent focus on exceeding expectations. Three elements enable this focus: leading with strategy, genuine relationships, and consultant agility.Case Study
North Highland Ranked on Consulting Magazine's Best Firms to Work For List
Consulting Magazine, the leading magazine for consulting professionals, named North Highland among the “Best Firms to Work For” annual rankings. The list is compiled based on an annual survey completed by more than 10,000 consulting professionals representing over 300 firms.
In the Community
We want to create sustainable, long-term economic empowerment in the communities in which we work and live. To do that, we support projects and organizations that tackle financial stability, family sustaining employment and housing holistically, because our research shows these core areas can have a bigger and longer term impact. Our annual Day of Giving Back has been another way we have invested in local communities, doing everything from preparing meals, teaching professional workshops, painting playgrounds and more.Learn More