People make the difference in any organization’s success. That’s why we founded The Opdyke Consulting Group, Inc. (OCG) so we could help businesses meet their human resource, organizational development or leadership development challenges with workable solutions.

OCG, formerly The Opdyke Group, Inc., provides a wide range of flexible, reliable and affordable consulting services like leadership development and coaching, training, organization design and process improvement, and facilitation of strategic planning and other initiatives. All of our services are based on personal attention, collaboration, communication and teamwork. Learn more about what we do:


Developing Leaders

A range of talent development services designed to enhance competencies and effectiveness for executives, leaders and valued professionals.
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Facilitating Solutions

Facilitated approaches to assessing and navigating complex business issues for enhanced collaboration, better communication and more effective plans, processes and organizational strategies.
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Personal Development

Techniques for improving performance, and developing personal success strategies for leaders and individuals.
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What Clients Say

“Marilyn is the consummate professional—organized, collaborative, patient, energetic and fun! Our strategic planning session was very successful due to her gentle guidance and great ‘good sense’.”Nancy Villa Bryk, President, Michigan Museums Association

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Introducing Marilyn Opdyke

marilyn_headshot“Today’s business challenges are all about balancing the work you do and the environment within which you do it.  You have the technical-know how to provide the service or make the product you deliver to your clients and customers. You’re great at it, that’s what got you here. But, to be poised for continued success, you also need to pay attention to the framework that holds it all together – the people, the leadership, the processes and systems that make your business hum. Let The Opdyke Consulting Group help you sort through that balancing act and make your life easier.  Then you and your team can focus on success and prepare for the growth ahead!”