January 2012

  • Arts-based learning for business

Artful Leadership Skills for Creativity and Innovation

An arts-based learning approach to leadership
Being a leader in the 21st century requires a new set of skills to thrive in a world that is […]

December 2011

Reflections on Working with Centers of Excellence

A Visual Dialogue created by workshop participants

Over the past couple of years I have been invited by some of the most successful companies in the […]

Improvisation May Be the Key to Successfully Managing Change, Says MIT


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It’s great to see organizations taking arts-based learning seriously. In the case of MIT, the Leadership Center has published an article by professor […]

New York City’s haiku traffic signs

New York City traffic signs have been transformed by art and haiku poetry

By rewriting traditional street-sign warnings in haiku form, New York City is using poetry […]

October 2011

  • Creativity workshop

Creativity at Work delivers results: Case Studies

Arts-based learning, creativity and innovation consulting drive results
New Product/Process Development

The objective was to design and deliver an innovation workshop for 100 engineers in a government organization:
To […]

June 2011

  • Creativity workshop in Denmark

Strategic Conversations, Visual Thinking & Arts-based Dialogue

Strategic Conversations, Visual Thinking & Arts-based Dialogue
Ignite creativity in your group through expertly facilitated strategic conversations, designed to transform leaden thinking into the gold of […]

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Adventures in Learning about Creativity

I have three stories about adventures in learning about creativity through direct experience. Embodied learning is experience-based learning that occurs by interacting with subject matter […]

February 2011

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The art of management | The Economist

“Business has much to learn from the arts.”

As a pioneer in arts-based learning I’m happy to see this topic is being covered by The Economist, […]