The Results are in the Team


Our next Resilience Workshop series starts soon – contact us now to get involved!


Processes and tools come and go as fashion, constantly changing in popularity. They might, if mindfully selected, allow people to collaborate effectively for a while. Eventually, old challenges return and the search continues for the secret sauce.

People and relationships are timelessly essential. Focusing on people, their strengths, open, appreciative engagement and shared vision will always generate better results than chasing fashion – that is the secret sauce, and always has been.

That’s why our approach is to engage your people and empower them to do their best. We’ll leverage appropriate tools to facilitate that goal, regardless of their brand or fashion statement.

We take a different approach to draw out the best with your people:

  • Our diagnostic tools draw out and reconcile perspectives from everyone, rather than a few biased viewpoints.
  • Our workshops emphasize collaboration, engagement, and transfer of skills that address your challenges, rather than relying on templates and dogma.
  • Our consulting services become collaborative engagements, with your particular needs in mind from the very beginning.

If you are interested in the latest fashion, you might want to look elsewhere.

If, instead, you are ready to genuinely invest in better ways to get things done, contact us to discuss your current challenges.

You’ll appreciate our unique approach.


Our Latest Blog Post:

Unlearning

The well-known Marshmallow Challenge asks teams to construct the tallest tower they can using spaghetti, tape and a string. Young children regularly do better than MBA graduates.

  • Search by Topic

  • What’s Happening

    September 15, 2016: Thanks to the Vancouver chapter of the IIBA for inviting me to present a talk about Real Analysis agility - the bottom line is thoughtful application of effective analysis over Cargo Cult application of the latest fashionable approach! - fabulous interaction, great feedback!
    November, 2016 - A workshop series to help you develop resilience in the workplace and in your life!
    Next open enrolment sessions start soon - contact us to get involved!
  • On The Road Again

    Jim frequently travels across Western Canada for engagements, and welcomes opportunities to meet, run a workshop, Diagnostic or Lunch and Learn session.


    Contact Jim if you would like to connect around any of the upcoming dates:

    • March 1-3, 2017 - Winnipeg, MB
    • March 6-8, 2017 - Edmonton, AB
    • March 15-17, 2017 - Victoria, BC
  • What People are Saying

    I was just writing to a partner about what you wrote today. Incredible because I received your newsletter just as I was ready to click the Send button. I forwarded it to him because it was soooo appropriate. Thank you for having me on your mailing list.

    — M. Lambert, CEO, Scadax International