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Creating Effective, Joyful Work Teams

What does it make possible when people who work together know each other as whole people? For starters, knowing each other is a prerequisite for trust. And respect. And caring. And having each other’s back. So then, what is the worst that could happen if people who work together do not know each other as…

Year-end Wrap-up 2016

As we wrap up the year, we wanted to share with you our progress on all of Creating the Future’s many endeavors. We hope these items energize you to jump into some of these activities during the year ahead. The status of our efforts to restructure our organization is outlined in this 3 minute video. …

Bringing Out Our Best (When We’re At Our Worst)

The worst time for having to be with lots of other people is when we’re feeling stressed or even depressed. The holidays often bring both those things at the same time — stress AND being with people. Talk about set up to fail! My Catalytic Thinking practice has changed all that for me. When I let that…