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Cordelta to acquire KnowQuestion’s specialist information services capability in 2018

Cordelta is set to strengthen and broaden its service offerings with the acquisition of KnowQuestion’s specialist information services capability from 1 January 2018. KnowQuestion is a specialist information and knowledge management consultancy founded in 2013. Its founder and principal consultant, Stephen Bounds (pictured right), will take on the role of Executive, Information Management at Cordelta in the New Year. “At KnowQuestion, we are proud of our holistic approach to solution delivery for our clients, using a rigorous and innovative approach to information and knowledge management,” Stephen said. “Like Cordelta, our goal has been to become our clients’ trusted strategic partner. It is exciting to join a company that has an …


Cordelta moves offices to accommodate growing team

Cordelta has relocated to a trendy new office in Fyshwick to accommodate its expanding team. Canberra news website The RiotACT recently published an article about the move. Here’s an excerpt: The company, which started with just three people in 2004, now has a workforce of more than 80 that supports a growing number of government departments and private sector clients with a wide range of management, technology and people services. Ken Gutterson, Cordelta co-founder and Managing Director, attributes its success to a blend of unique philosophies on managing clients and caring for employees and the broader community. “There were three of us in the beginning,” says Ken. “And we had …


Cordelta is now an Approved Seller on the Australian Government Digital Marketplace

Cordelta is now part of an initial group of sellers approved to provide services via the portal. As a seller on the Digital Marketplace, it’s even easier to engage Cordelta’s expanding capacity and capability in ICT and security services. In particular, Cordelta is approved to provide Business Analyst services (both junior and senior BAs), as well as Senior Technical Leads and Ethical Hackers (also known as “penetration testing”), and Digital Transformation Advisors. Business Analysis is one of our most requested services,” said Astrid Reis, Cordelta’s BA practice lead. “The marketplace will allow us to expand our service offerings beyond our typical outlets.” We’re very pleased to be able to …


Security Advice Featured in B2B Magazine

Ken Hendrie, Cordelta’s executive for ICT Security, is featured in this month’s B2B magazine. Ken shares some practical advice for making the most of your budget while protecting your essential assets. For the next six months, Cordelta’s security team will have a column in B2B, with useful tips for managing your organisation’s security. Contact Cordelta’s security team today for more information.


Cordelta Major Partner in 2016 5cent Campaign

This May marks the fifth year Cordelta has helped to sponsor YGAP’s annual 5cent Campaign. Collection of 5 cent pieces has started once again, and goes through the end of the month. Dig into your change jar, sock drawer, couch, wherever those pesky 5 cent coins congregate, and bring them into the Cordelta office to donate. You can also donate online. This year we are joining as a major partner in the campaign, funding the development of the 5cent Campaign website, which is expected to have an enduring benefit for YGAP and the campaign. Cordelta will also be donating 5 cents from every billable hour in May. Cordelta is extremely …


Cordelta is Looking for Quality People

Our philosophy is simple: to help people succeed. We work hard to understand our clients’ needs and then meet those needs through professional services delivered by talented and passionate people who are committed to the success of their clients. We provide advice and practical support that leads to better outcomes for both individuals and organisations. This philosophy underpins our business strategy and is applied to our employees, clients and business partners. Through our extended professional networks, quality client relationships and panel memberships, Cordelta receives a significant quantity of opportunities to provide services in the areas of: Security (security strategy and management programs, risk management, architecture design, security testing, compliance and …


Cordelta 2014 Wrap Up

It’s been a fantastic year of revitalisation and renewal during Cordelta’s 10th year in business. We started the year as a leaner and more focused organisation, concentrating on our successful experience and depth of skills in management consulting. During the year, we were selected to join several new major government panels. We renewed a number of large existing contracts and started working with several new clients. We connected with several boutique consultancies in Canberra to further expand the services we can offer to our clients. This year we heavily invested in employee skills, spending more than $100,000 on training. Training helps to keep our consultants up-to-date with current advances in …


Five Deltoids Achieve Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

In August five Deltoids received their Certificate IV in Training and Assessment from the College of Transformation, Education and Training in Canberra. They are now certified to provide training in areas of expertise ranging from project and program management and support, change management, business analysis and processes, business technology, and Microsoft SharePoint and Word. “Knowledge transfer is an essential part of the work that we do,” said Boyd McCarron, Senior Executive and one of the Deltoids to earn his Cert IV. “The Cert IV in Training and Assessment provides a broader understanding of adult learning preferences which helps us communicate knowledge more effectively and add value to our clients.” Jo …


Cordelta Sponsors Project Management Awards Night

Cordelta’s Project Management capability is core to our business, as recognised by our corporate membership with the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM). “We recognise that our membership with the AIPM provides our project management consultants with up to date industry standards and methodologies,” says Boyd McCarron, Cordelta Senior Executive and Project Management Practice Lead. “It also gives our clients confidence that we are committed to the highest possible standards in our project management services.” Cordelta has sponsored the AIPM ACT chapter ongoing for several years. This year, Cordelta is a Bronze Sponsor for the AIPM ACT Awards evening. The event awards exceptional service and delivery in the project management …


Cordelta Celebrates 10 Years as a Great Place to Work

Cordelta celebrated 10 years in business in May, and in June we’re celebrating being a great place to work. For the last three years, Cordelta has been included in the BRW Great Places to Work list, coming in 11th, 7th and 10th respectively. This year, due to the sale of part of our business, we fell under the minimum number of employees to be included in the Great Places to Work survey. Although we aren’t on the list this year, we continue to honour our special team of employees who make us a great place to work. “Our business reputation and growth can be attributed to our ability to attract, …