Where to Start when You’re Done | October 10th, 2013

Unlocking remarkable business results in an unconventional and energetic way

What’s Goin’ On? | August 29th, 2013

One thing we’re learning from our programs and the songs people write is that what people are feeling in their organizations indicates some of the larger trends that are going on in the world. The development of technology, global organizations in global economy, the acceleration of change, increasing diversity and complexity in the workplace, immigration […]

Whole-Self Workplace | March 25th, 2013

I’m seeing music as a pathway to a “whole-self workplace,” where the full energy of the people participating is brought into the formula and makes a contribution to the common purposes.

So You’re on the Conference Committee….? | February 25th, 2013

It usually goes some thing like this: Your department (division, group, area, etc.) is having an offsite (conference, retreat, summit, forum, annual meeting, etc.) and guess what? As well as you’re regular job, you are now on the event committee.

A Good Spring Tour | June 29th, 2012

The unique exuberance that the people feel, and the great creativity and the funny stuff they come up with to express their experiences and perspectives on what it’s like to work at their various companies.

Sparks of Inspiration | September 9th, 2011

The sparks of inspiration need to find the fuel, and be fanned.

FTM in Unconscious Bias Forum — Report from Miami | July 18th, 2011

A division of a major consulting organization decided to cross the boundaries of the known, and take two days to explore how their unconscious biases were impacting their business. Though they have already done quite a bit of work in the diversity and inclusion area, the leadership listened to their people and made this investment […]

Leadership Development | February 18th, 2011

Global companies are taking the need to develop leaders at all levels seriously. They start identifying their high-potential leaders at the college new hire level, and are offering programs to develop these leaders that have different foci depending on the level in the organization, experience, the industry, and the business context. There is an understanding […]

Face The Music Fox News Story | October 14th, 2010

Face The Music worked a blues interactive songwriting program at Southern Connecticut State University. Fox News was on hand.

Cost Constrained? Budget Blues? | November 6th, 2009

Been hearing a lot for the last year about cutting costs and tightening the belt as I speak to clients and contacts in various organizations. It spread like a wildfire after the crash last fall (and had even started before that in a lot of places), and many companies still have these measures in place. […]