UNBREAK THE BANK
The Alloy Labs Institute develops and shares best practices and programs to help financial institutions build and leverage their innovative capacity to create and maintain competitive advantage and drive exponential growth.
Our team brings real-world expertise and experience, along with our industry-leading tools and frameworks that have been featured in top publications, boardrooms, and graduate banking school classrooms around the world.
Many of these resources are available to non-member organizations. Alloy Labs Alliance members have full access and receive preferred pricing and scheduling.
Corporate and Executive
Our flagship Anvil™ Program is designed to help financial institutions build and leverage their innovative capacity to create and maintain competitive advantage to drive exponential growth.
Each immersive, hands-on module serves a specific purpose, and they’re all designed to work together, with specific content areas custom-tailored to your unique situation and goals.
Alloy (co)Labs provide bite- sized insights through short collaborative virtual working sessions designed to leverage our industry-leading tools and frameworks to create and execute winning strategies and tactics quickly and inexpensively.
Participants learn from the diverse perspectives and experiences from multiple participants to explore critical issues, challenge key assumptions, and prioritize options.
The Growth Atlas
The Growth Atlas is a set of strategic maps that serve as a playbook to help you move very quickly from strategy to execution on your most important priorities, and help you break down big projects with big risks into actionable steps with manageable risks.
It can be used on your own, or as additional tools for our professionally facilitated programs.
The Anvil™ Program
Forging Ideas Into Results
The Anvil™ program is a series of interactive sessions delivered in flexible, digestible 2-hour modules designed to help organizations move forward quickly, effectively, and efficiently to drive new growth in a rapidly changing world. By applying proven methodologies to your real-world situations, your team will see tangible results inside of 30 days.
As the industry leader in helping financial institutions build and leverage their innovation capacity, we have facilitated this program for hundreds of participants around the world for organizations of all sizes.
We call this program Anvil™ because it is the foundation for forging ideas into results.
Anvil™ Part 1 - Foundry: For Senior Leadership Teams
Strategic Alignment and Prioritization
Designed to align executive teams around key opportunities and threats, identify top strategic priorities, translate them into actionable steps, and define internal structures and programs to manage them effectively and efficiently. Four 2-hour sessions usually completed in the same week
Anvil™ Part 2 - FIRE™ Teams & Tools: For Delivery Teams
Agile Execution for Teams
Designed to help the cross-functional team(s) charged with delivering results move quickly from strategy to execution in a way that maximizes learning and rapid tangible progress within 30 days. Four 2-hour sessions generally completed within the same month.
SPARKTANK: Where Strategy Meets Execution
The culmination of the Anvil™ program is an interactive SparkTank review session with your FIRE™ Team(s) and your senior leadership team.
Structured to emphasize tangible progress and rapid learning rather than complex project management in the early stages, teams reduce risk on new ventures by testing the most important elements quickly and cheaply.