We will help your group generate novel and effective ideas as you march through a proven human-centered problem-solving process

Karl and his creative workshop partner Sarah Preissler, the Founder and President of Mindset Talent, make up the Dream Team of problem-solving facilitation. They are available to conduct fun and engaging workshops that will help your team solve challenges using proven brainstorming techniques and methods, like Design Thinking.


Our workshops embrace the human-centered design principles of the global design company, IDEO: “Effective collaboration is about more than harmonious agreement or efficiency. Today's complex challenges require teams to navigate ambiguity, unearth bold ideas, and embrace a new way of working—one that harnesses the power of diverse perspectives and creative thinking to push past the obvious, safe solutions to the truly innovative ones.”



  • How corporate cultures can help
    or inhibit creativity, and what you
    should do

  • How our fears and insecurities can get in the way of generating truly creative ideas
  • What creativity is and why it’s important
  • How to ensure you’re asking the right questions and solving the right problem
  • Convergent thinking: How to whittle those ideas down to the good ones
  • Affinity clustering: Looking for themes
  • How to problem-solve much more effectively at work
  • How to brainstorm effectively in a group
  • Divergent thinking: How to generate lots of ideas