One degree extra makes a BIG difference

At 99ºC you’re in hot water, one degree more and you’re generating real steam. With only 5º of separation you’re not reaching everyone. And 359º just isn’t a revolution.

Continued business success means meeting the constant challenge of delivering growth, mitigating risk and increasing profits. The vision, skills and objectivity aren’t always available in-house. 1DegreeXtra is an agile new venture founded to provide practical, actionable and measurable answers to these needs.

We’re agile, cost-effective and brimming with fresh ideas. We don’t preach – we have conversations, we don’t just think – we do.

Imagine an experienced team with a proven track record who work with you to provide measurable results… now isn’t that refreshing?

Building on success

Rapid change in regulations, markets and consumer behaviour is fuelling a real business need to react and adapt.

You’re successful. Capitalising and building on that for future success means developing the right processes and skills.

Are you as successful as you can be? How about in a years’ time? What changes will you and your business face? What’s driving your success? What’s holding you back?

With 1DegreeXtra you will get REAL answers and practical solutions to the tough questions most ‘consultants’ only ask.

Who we've worked with

Our clients are all trusted names in their respective industries:

  • Credit Suisse
  • GE Aerospace
  • ING
  • Legg Mason Europe
  • Esemplia
  • Cadbury Schweppes
  • Hogg Robinson (HRG)
  • Zurich Insurance Group
  • Simplot
  • Dow Corning
  • Esso
  • Shell
  • Yokogawa
  • MasterCard International
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme

Financial, pharmaceutical, agriculture, energy, technology… whatever the sector, our clients share a desire to maintain and build on their existing success.

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Delivering results

We've a range of proven services that will release the full potential of your people and processes.

From the evaluation and design of training, learning and business functions to idea generation, mentoring and coaching… it's about results.

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Experience & expertise

My name is Leigh Dryden, CEO and owner of 1DegreeXtra. I've the good fortune to work with a team of talented professionals and a network of exceptional strategic partners.

We're experienced, focused and never afraid to roll our sleeves up.

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Results delivered

1DegreeXtra delivers exceptional results. Exceptional, not adequate or even good, we're talking exceptional. We wouldn't waste your time with anything less.

See how we've used tried-and-tested methods for real impact on the bottom line.

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White papers & articles

Knowledge, insights and sound methodology are the fundamental elements at the core of 1DegreeXtra's success.

Read selected white papers and articles we've published on topics such as research, operations, people and innovation.

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