for Visionary Leadership in Fast Company's blog, Leading Change
Whole-Brain Creativity Consulting, Coaching and Facilitating For
Entrepreneurs, Leaders, Teams & Organizations
Are You at the Edge of What You Know?
When knowledge and information are infused with creativity and imagination an organization becomes
engaged, resilient and generative. We partner with our clients to become a creative entrepreneur, a creative team,
or creative organization by:
• Going from what's wrong
to what's next - and what's alive • Using creative, generative, whole-brain thinking • Unlocking the collective intelligence and ingenuity of teams and the unique creative gifts of inidividuals
• Integrating purpose, passion, profit,
play and serving the good of the whole • Establishing a culture where creativity, improvisation and innovation are
the norm • Harnessing the self-organization of creative systems for generative new solutions
• Creating new foundations to support thriving, engaging and fun work
What We Offer
We offer Consulting,
Workshops, Programs, Creative Emergence Coaching, Creative Facilitation Training, Retreats, Presentations and Events,
Creative Process Facilitation on all aspects of business, personal and organizational creativity - from individual creativity and emergence coaching to team co-creativity to organizational creative culture
our Approach and Services pages for details.
We work with you and your organization to achieve measurable breakthroughs. We help you unlock
and focus your creative resources in grounded and practical ways that serves your organization’s mission AND
its people; meets the business bottom line AND catalyzes passion; facilitates new knowledge creation and innovation; and shapes,
frames and evolves new, life-giving outcomes.
Our Discerning Focus is Emergence & the Whole
Our signature Emergence Focus™ uses what is relevent in both problem-focused
and outcome-focused approaches, and includes a new dimension. We get there using Whole Brain Practices.
Now and Future
Explore & Engage
Goals with Action
& "Yes And"
Unknown is Dangerous
Unknown is Controllable
Unknown is Creative
New Way of Being
Where the Known and the Unknown Meet
Our clients are on that edge. We help individuals and organizations work in unknown territory and learn to use it as a business
resource. We use our Creative Emergence Process and an integration of whole-brain methods which include emergent
strategy, storytelling, applied improvisation, body-centered and arts-based practices to name a few. By using the
whole-brain, what emerges are novel ideas, profound insights, visionary innovations, surprising directions, new structures
and next-level solutions you can't get by conventional thinking. People feel a sense of purposeful contribution as inspired
results are achieved.
New Directions, Services, Products, Approaches and Systems
• Breakthrough thinking and innovative applications • Designing environments conducive to creativity, meaning
and contribution • Unlocking and focusing your imagination and aliveness...and that of your team •
Harnessing the productive power of diversity and different creative styles • Moving from a "surviving" mindset to a creative "thriving" mindset • Implementing generative structures and systems to contain and focus the
new creativity energy
CEO Michelle James on Bringing Your Whole Brain to Work Using applied