Learn & Adapt

Learn & Adapt It is the building and using of intentional systems, operations and practices for the distinct purposes of learning and adapting. This is growing in importance as the rate of change increases in our world and recognition comes that so much of human development lives in the space of complexity—learning and adapting are…

Design & Make

Design & Make It is creating something new in service of people using their whole capabilities. Designing and making are wide ranging inclusive of things from scratch, adaptations or re-creations. Our most common requests are addressing aspects of, challenges within, or support to: Program, project, or initiative materials—curriculum, social behavior change communication, manuals, etc. Procedures,…

Frame & Clarify

Frame & Clarify It is making meaning of your current position, what is known, and what is happening—generally for a particular purpose. This can look like data analysis and synthesis to surface: lessons learned; behavioral, audience, or market insights; opportunities for change; or recommendations. It can also be a process of framing, testing, and visualizing…

Listen & Explore

Listen & Explore It is a practice of observation, description and curious questions that lead us to a clear picture of what is true right now. Digging deeper we look for the drivers, motivations, norms and interconnected systems contributing to the landscape in which we find ourselves. We strive to make visible the often unseen…