It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with the problems longer.

Albert Einstein

Creative Problem Solving

Wherever people gather, whatever mutual interest they share, whenever a common problem arises, there exists the opportunity to transform a breakdown into a breakthrough, and produce a positive, enduring outcome.

From a homeowner’s association to a corporation, from a political issue to a policy dispute, from land use conflicts to building governance structures, group dynamics can take on any number of characteristics. We have proven methods for avoiding common pitfalls.


  • Participant are highly invested in outcomes of their own design
  • Clear and purpose-driven structure
  • Constructive alternative to adversarial practices
  • Detailed, comprehensive understandings and agreements
  • Build relationships and model future interaction