Stuck in Software?
Design systems that deliver transformation.
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We help leaders and learning-driven teams … transform what matters.
Find the leverage points where a small change can have big impact.
Identify the changes that unlock competitive advantage.
Deliver technology systems that meet your highest-value needs.
Collaborative approaches to understanding your needs.
Generate empowered, trustworthy activity that leads in the right direction.
Decide to do the right thing at the right time in the right order. In systems, this is hard!
Design the ways people change and grow the system.
Build technology that scales with you by designing relationships, not just features.
Real World Experience
Design a Create Once, Publish Everywhere editing system to replace the legacy print and digital software.
Design a system to share knowledge from software to nearly-infinite people, products and platforms.
The Wikimedia Foundation
Design a digital communication and engagement experience to replace a website.
Global Strategy Group
Recent and Upcoming Events
Software Architecture Superstream
Architecture over Architects: How can architects help the teams they’re supposed to be helping without slowing them down, condescending or making their lives harder?
Watch the stream!
Workshop: Nonlinear Thinking
This workshop explores practices for skillfully and consistently cultivating nonlinear thinking and approaches. These skills the key to architecting systems. A remote, hands-on experience.
November 14-17, 2022
Codecamp_The Festival is a one-of-a-kind experience, mixing learning from the best speakers out there, from all over the world. This conference is a great kickoff to the 2023 warmer-weather EU conference season..
May 4, 2023
A technology system is only as strong as the conceptual integrity that binds it.
Diana Montalion – Founder
How We Think
Tools for thinking well together when creating systems.
The Hard Skills? Systems Leadership.
In the world of “digital transformation”, software is becoming systems. In order to provide systems leadership, IT professionals need an emerging set of (new) skills, some we might not think of as “IT skills.” This participatory talk introduces a few.
Integration leadership delivers thinking that cultivates conceptual integrity and solves systems challenges. Explores leadership as synthesizing knowledge, experience and good judgement in to sound decisions.
Beyond Coding Podcast: Systems Thinking
Designing systems that accommodate for information in many contexts is incredibly interesting. We explore how think and act in systems. And why this is an emerging skillset.
Defining Strategic Thinking
The value of every decision we make depends on the context in which we make it. Frodo’s journey to destroy the ring is meaningful inside the context of Middle Earth. Otherwise, he’s a short, hairy guy with apocalyptic hallucinations.