One trait all Highlands consultants share is the unquenchable thirst for knowledge. More than half of our consultants possess a masters degree and 90% of our consultants are certified with at least one of the following professional organizations. Each certification carries a continuing education requirement which ensures we stay abreast of the most recent tools, processes, and approaches. Our combination of knowledge and experience provides our clients with teams who apply and execute proven approaches to ensure successful outcomes.
Project Management Institute
The Project Management Institute (PMI®) is the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, with more than half a million members. They provide globally-recognized standards and credentials, extensive research program, and professional development opportunities. All of our project managers are certified Project Management Professionals (PMPs).
Formed in 1994, Prosci® is an independent research company in the field of change management. Prosci’s change management methodology has become one of the most widely used approaches for managing the people side of change in corporations and government. Highlands Consulting is the only Prosci® Authorized Training Provider headquartered on the West Coast, with more than 25 certified practitioners and trainers.
The Scrum Alliance® is a non-profit professional association with the purpose of encouraging and supporting the Agile manifesto, particularly Scrum methods. In addition, the Scrum Alliance offers a variety of training and certifications, including the Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) designation, which many of our consultants have obtained.