Cognoscenti Associates takes its name from a riff on our Founder and President, Louis Scenti's surname. The Wiktionary definition of cognoscenti, “Possessing superior or specialized knowledge in a particular field,” sums up our purpose: We are discerning experts in the science - and art - of helping individuals, teams and organizations achieve better results. We work in close partnership with our clients. Every individual or organizational challenge is unique to us. We eschew off-the-shelf or faddish solutions and focus on practical applications of proven concepts. We strive to go beyond mere business partnership. We seek to act in alignment with the values and standards that you hold for your team and organization. We exist to use our extensive experience and expertise to develop solutions that are unique to your situation.