Our Philosophy

We believe that both personal and organizational transformation happens best when our work is integrated—that we are able to bring our whole selves forward consistently and authentically.

Our ideals guide everything we do in our work and you can count on us to:

Treat you as a human, first

We put our humanity and that of our clients, in all of its diversity, first in all that we do.  We know that we all do our best work when we can be our best selves and bring compassion and a sense of humor to all that we do.

Act with a heart of service

We operate from loving care for ourselves, our clients, and our mission.  We do good work in ways that feel good to us and those we partner with.

Be in integrity, always

We are both candid and caring in every interaction. Dishonesty is never nice, and pettiness is never effective. We tell the truth with love because it deepens trust and lays the foundation for greater impact.

Amplify your impact

We do this work to make the world a better place.  We integrate diverse ideas, perspectives, and values to create greater impact. We win by evolving the art and science of leadership to help our clients make a bigger difference.

Grow together

We believe that growth happens best in community and in context.  We work side-by-side with our clients, colleagues, and partners to build our collective capacity to make an extraordinary difference.  We are in it together in every way.

Integrated Work

We live true to the ideal of our brand in every interaction. We bring our whole selves to our work: Consistent. Authentic. Connected. Our support for one another is the secret to our success.

“Expect the unexpected, and whenever possible, be the unexpected.”

— Lynda Barry