About Creative Leaps
soprano, Dianne Legro
are learning specialists, performing artists, scientists and
renewal partners working in the corporate and educational arenas.
Our clients are leading Fortune 500 companies, centers for leadership
and professional development (including the Center for Creative
Leadership), research institutions, Federal agencies, colleges
and universities, and centers for teacher training and renewal.
Major corporations including General Electric, IBM and Fannie
Mae as well as top government agencies from the White House to
the Social Security Administration have recruited Creative Leaps
International for keynote presentations and professional learning
initiatives aimed at catalyzing executive thinking, renewal and
pianist, Jon Klibonoff
uniqueness lies in our strategic and creative use of the performing
arts within highly integrated learning environments. Our conference
activities are often aimed at jump-starting and fanning the fires
of creativity, leadership and scientific research. Our opening
events and keynote presentations are called Concerts
These unique programs have launched scores of professional conferences,
symposia, retreats, training initiatives and corporate meetings
coast to coast. In essence, Concerts of Ideas may be described
as a fusion of lively performing arts with imaginative, cross-disciplinary
stimulation for the intellect - as well as the heart and soul.
They are a powerful catalyst for change.
are royally entertained and are simultaneously challenged to
entertain new perspectives
and re-connect with their
deepest values. Our style is always celebratory, exploratory, immensely
serious and great fun. As a consequence, motivation is lifted right
up and the stage is set for success. The effect has been dubbed "learning
by surprise". Our work always feels like a change of pace
and often that's just what the doctor ordered - for digesting new
ideas, re-energizing for creative problem-solving, alternating
left brain/right brain learning modalities, etc.
weave our programmatic ingredients strategically into the fabric
conferences to strengthen overall design and enrich
the learning stream. We keep our finger on the conference participant's
pulse and provide experiences to catalyze the next steps in their
learning-thinking-collaborating processes. In addition to keynote
Concerts of Ideas, other events take the form of workshops, seminars,
and experiential sessions such as: "Leading Creative Responses
to Change", "Creative Leaps: Thinking Across Boundaries",
and "Inner Balance: Stress Management and Peak Performance”.
Our areas of specialty include: dimensions of creativity, flexing
perceptual processes, interdisciplinary thinking, leadership and
change, diversity within learning communities, stress management,
wellness and peak performance.
have been inspiring audiences since the 1980s!
event is custom-designed. Each project we undertake begins with an
in-depth assessment of the client’s goals and desired
outcomes. (Click here to read more
about how we work with you).
We’ve been hard at work for twelve years now, engaging audiences
across the country and around the globe in the daring processes
of creativity, leadership and renewal. We invite you to look at
our client list, and to read more about the arts-business relationship
in our online articles and news updates. We look forward to working
with you…and planning your next Creative Leap!
the President's Welcome