Blackwood is a human capital advisory firm focussed on helping our clients address their most fundamental business needs – advising on leadership and talent identification, recruitment and retention. To do this most effectively, we bring a combination of sector, market, geographical and functional expertise. We spend time with our clients to understand their critical needs and issues and their comparative position within their marketplace. We prepare the ground for our advice with the utmost rigour and the most careful attention to the particulars of the situation. We advise on the changes and drivers within the human capital part of their market and tailor our advice and our approach precisely to the demands of the specific.
Our thorough and extensive research, due diligence, referencing, interviewing and assessment are all conducted with a precise understanding of the competencies required to achieve sustainable success within our clients’ businesses. We challenge every opinion with evidence and every assertion with fact. We aim to become the trusted adviser to our clients and to work with them across all areas of their business needs. Our clients return to us for support on their most important and challenging assignments because they trust our judgement and delivery.
Our constant focus is our clients and our perennial obsession is improving and expanding the ways in which we are able to compare, assess and evaluate. The quality of our judgement is the yardstick by which we choose to be measured.