Today’s environment poses numerous short and long-term challenges for arts organizations. With a focus on driving public value and informed by our continuing study of industry best practices and hands-on experience in communities around the world, we work with arts, cultural and heritage institutions to develop plans which respond to and anticipate these challenges.
With change a constant for every organization serving the arts and culture sector; from producers and presenters to arts service organizations and foundations, AMS is uniquely positioned to support the creative thinking and organizational development that is essential. With a focus on defining success, our services, from strategic planning to financial forecasting and board development, are designed to identify and prioritize planning issues, evaluate alternative responses and build consensus around a course of action which addresses the business challenges of today and tomorrow.
Our business planning services include:
- Strategic planning
- Organizational development
- Change management
- Board development
- Collaborations, mergers & shared services
- Staffing & compensation studies
- Operations benchmarking & best practices
- Financial modeling & projections