We specialize in organizational development for small businesses.


Cogent Solutions was founded on the belief that people truly are an organization’s greatest asset, and that customer satisfaction and financial results will be achieved when leaders in the organization connect on this basic level.

Arrange an in-depth business analysis with founder, Jeannette McDonald.


Our expertise

All services offered by Cogent Solutions are designed to drive meaningful results through self-awareness and personal growth. We strive to be proactive in finding ways to be more helpful to an organization, and share these ideas in the spirit of partnership and success.

Engage your employees

Engaged employees are individuals who feel a personal connection to the success of their organization and are willing to contribute extra effort for the benefit of the company. It is well known that organizations with strong employee engagement are more profitable, more productive and deliver higher customer satisfaction.


Since 1982 the number of small businesses in the U.S. has increased 49%.

There are more than 28 million small businesses in the U.S. with roughly 130 million workers employed by these organizations.

Since 1990, as big business eliminated 4 million jobs, small businesses added 8 million new jobs.

Small businesses generate 60% to 80% of the net new jobs annually.


If small business is the backbone of the U.S. economy is it imperative that leaders ensure employees are reaching their maximum potential. How will leaders achieve this? Through a disciplined organizational construct that allows people to feel they are contributing and making a difference in the workplace.


React or Respond

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