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What’s Up Now…


Welcome. Here are a few things we want to draw your attention to right away. If you’re looking for information about ThinkX, check the page menu tabs above.

ThinkX Chile
Santiago, Chile • starting now

Leonardo Muñoz is in the process of founding ThinkX Chile, along with new partners Gabriela Prado and Esteban Carbonell. ThinkX Chile will bring Productive Thinking consulting and training to Chile and Argentina. Check out their offerings on their new website here.

House of Hope Orphanage
Gressier, Haiti • 2014

Alison Cohen is facilitating a long-term planning process to transition this key resource for children in Haiti through the loss of its dynamic founder, Alice Bartole, who died in July. Alison is working with a team, including partners Canadian Feed the Children and Food for the Poor Haiti, as well as interested donors and volunteers, to ensure that this home to 130 children can continue to house, clothe, educate, and nourish them.

CREA Conference
Sestri Levante, Italy • April 2014

Join Tim Hurson, Tim Dunne, Maggie Dugan, Franca Leeson, and Liz Monroe-Cook at the 12th annual CREA Conference. This is the most important annual date in Europe devoted to creativity and innovation, focusing on the learning and application of methods, tools and techniques for the development of creative thinking. The ThinkX consultants will each be presenting various workshops and seminars relating to innovation.

Oradian Core Microfinance Systems
Zagreb, Croatia • April 2014

Tim Hurson, Tim Dunne, and Maggie Dugan will provide ThinkX training for an innovative microfinance startup (“Solving the challenges facing financial inclusion”).

University of Saskatchewan Business Leadership Program
Saskatoon, SK, Canada • May 2014

William Brooks and Susan Brooks will lead a public program by the University of Saskatchewan on Leading Innovation, Inspiring Creativity in the Workplace.

Creative Problem Solving Institute
Buffalo, NY, USA • June 2014

Watch for Tim Hurson, Kristen Peterson, and a number of other ThinkX Consulting Partners at this year’s Creative Problem Solving Institute (CPSI), the 60th anniversary. John Sedgwick will offer a workshop on bringing creativity into System Thinking as well as coaching a group on feedback and contracting.

Wow!! Your keynote presentation was amazing, inspiring, and so meaningful to all who were fortunate to participate…You are truly a motivational speaker and successfully challenged us to think more creatively and improve the way in which we work with others.” — Comment on a previous Tim Hurson keynote presentation