Capstone – Project Charter

Financial Modeling: Build 5 Year Rev & Expense Pro-Forma for new Cloud Practice

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Engagement Synopsis

BroadPoint Group is growing their Cloud Practice. They're eager to gain more insights into the future of the business based on their new product and growth strategy. The goal is for the team of the MBA students to produce a working financial model predicting the 5 year revenue and expense for the Cloud Practice at BroadPoint Group.

HOST VENUE ADDRESS

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REQUIRED PREREQUISITES

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Company Information

CompanyBroadPoint Group
HQWashington
RevenueUnlisted
Employees25-50
StageSmall Business
Hiring Potential
Websitehttp://broadpointgroup.com/

Company Overview

Over 50 years of technology operational, recruiting, and professional services experience in the Pacific Northwest. We understand the specific challenges you face and we can help you solve them using clear expectations and clear success criteria. With technology services, staffing and recruiting, we provide solutions that solve your business challenges and help your core business succeed.

Company Supervising Team

Cloud Practice Director

Pete

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Course Info & Engagement Details

SchoolUniversity of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business
Engagement FormatCapstone - Small Team Consulting Project - Students work in small groups of 2-6 directly with faculty and host company project champions on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.
ProgramMBA Consulting
Course2020 SPRING – MBA Interterm (IMMERSE)
LevelGraduate
Students Enrolled120 Enrolled, 2-5 per group per project
Meeting Day & Time3/2 - 3/5/2019 on-site at host company
Student Time Commitment1-3 Hours Per Week
Company Time Commitment3-5 Hours
Duration4 days (03/02/2020 - 03/05/2020)
Departments Involved
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School Supervisors

Instructor

Alice

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Students

There are currently no students assigned.

Collaboration Timeline

  • November 11, 2019

    Alice Obermiller, MBA Experiential Learning Program Director, will begin interviewing interested companies and discuss project ideas.

  • December 20, 2019

    Final date for companies to express interest in participating.

  • January 10, 2020

    School faculty and project champion finalize project charter, legal documents, and background materials.

  • January 31, 2020

    Student Teams Finalized

  • March 2, 2020

    OFFICIAL PROJECT LAUNCH: Students will be on-site working for the week

  • March 5, 2020

    OFFICIAL PROJECT END: Students will present results to company leadership on-site

Key Milestones & Project Process

  • October 14, 2019 - Learn More about Business Model and Product

    Prepare to interview various team members on-site and virtually to learn more about the business…

    • What has been the business model to-date?
    • What new products are being introduced?
    • What are different key stakeholders expecting

  • October 15, 2019 - Deep Dive on Financial Model with Focus on Improvements

    1. Review current financial model
    2. Sketch out ways to improve financial model
    3. Work with key stakeholders to make improvements to the model

    Suggested Deliverable:

    • Present final model to BroadPoint Group Management
  • October 17, 2019 - Make Business Model Recommendations Based on New Financial Model

    • What key improvements can be made to cost and revenue structure?
    • Are there any alarming ratios or stats you can pull from financial model to provide more insights to management?

    Suggested Deliverable:

    • Present final insights to BroadPoint Group Management