The next time you need people to plan for a disruptive future, give them five to think about instead of just one. When we do this work, we divide people into at least five different groups, and give each group one of the following “futures” to discuss:Read More
Though there’s no shortage of management gurus extolling the benefits of learning from failure, a harsh truth remains: failure sucks. It’s hard to fail even when the stakes are modest — and when you’re working on a “bet the farm” project, it seems unthinkable.Read More
If I can draw the format of 75% or more of your event in just three rectangles and four circles, you might want to shake things up a bit!Read More
Here's an "alternative" keynote format we've used at Filament that combines the best of TED Talks, conversational engagement, room for introverts and extroverts to think and process alike, and speaker-audience connection.Read More
Back when we first opened Filament, we set aside the occasional Friday afternoon for old friends to stop by and for new ones to visit for the first time. Now that we're approaching our third anniversary, we thought it was time to bring back Filament Fridays and make them better than ever.
Do you have a problem you're trying to solve, a new idea you'd like to share, or something cool you'd love to show to others? If so, come to our first "Filament Friday" on October 19, 2018.Read More