About Collaborative Solutions

Full Service Finance and HR Consultancy 

Collaborative Solutions is a full service Finance and HR transformation consultancy boasting 100% deployment success and a 98% customer satisfaction rate. Founded in 2003 by Finance, HR, and Payroll practitioners with more than 20 years of experience, we have successfully deployed applications across the entire Workday suite, including Financial Management and HCM, for more than 800 global Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, and education and government institutions. We have deployed in more than 125 countries for organizations ranging from 1,000 to 200,000 employees, leveraging our in-house Change Management practice. As the longest-tenured Workday Services Partner and customer, we have expertise, depth, and proficiency in driving true finance and HR transformation.

Since 2003, we have focused on delivering above and beyond expectations for our customers by applying industry best practices, disciplined guidance, flexible approaches, and the most skilled and experienced talent to each effort. We pride ourselves on our innovative technical tools and programs, including our INTEGRATION FACTORY® and Accelerated Cloud Deployment Center cloud computing interface services, which focus on efficient integration development and, and our truly “collaborative” consulting approach, which allows us to transform our customers’ operations. We strive to make each customer experience uniquely positive, and each outcome consistently successful.


Collaborative Solutions is based in the Washington, D.C. metro area, and has offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.


  • PEOPLE - We believe in our people. We respect and value all individuals for their diverse backgrounds, experiences, styles, approaches, and ideas.

  • COLLABORATION - We believe we are better together.  Incredible things are achieved through teamwork and collaboration.

  • KNOWLEDGE - We have an unending desire to grow and deepen our consultative expertise. We pride ourselves on being continuous learners and are always ready, always accountable, and always helpful.

  • BALANCE - We believe the best outcomes exist when priorities complement rather than compete with each other. We strive for synergy between our personal and professional lives. 

  • INTEGRITY - We are guided by this simple principle: Do the right thing.  We take responsibility for our own actions and are true to our word.  


  • “From the start of the engagement, Collaborative was extremely responsive and reliable. Their solutions-oriented insight into our processes showed their command of the Workday technology and its functionality. As a result of the initial project's success, we continue to work with Collaborative on the next phases of our deployment.”

    Brian Lillie, Chief Information Officer - Equinix

  • “We have accomplished an extraordinary feat; something we could not have done without your outstanding partnership. We have created a legacy to be proud of, and I believe we have truly transformed the way the function will operate and set the foundation for world class talent management programs. Thank you for helping to make a difference – thank you for your support and patience – thank you for helping me and my team be our best in the moments that mattered.”

    Vicki Colaneri, Sr. Director Global Workforce Technology - Motorola Solutions

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