Build. Model. Empower.

Taking Organizational Leaders from Insight to Action.®

Leadership & Team Building Training. They serve to invest in staff, prove employee value/productivity, and supply the best tools to get the job done right.

Workshop Topics


  • 360° Leadership Development
    • The Power of Metaphor for Business Solutions*
    • Career Control for Executives in Transition
    • Onboarding Into Upper Management
    • Communication and Keirsey Temperament
    • Keys to Integrity, Scripture-Based Wisdom
    • Integrity
    • Strategy
    • Resolve
    • Action

Team Building

  • Team Process: Who’s Got the Ball?
  • Total Quality: Card’s in Your Hand!
  • Job Roles: Masks, Monsters and Misperceptions
  • Communication and Keirsey Temperament


Under Construction

  • C-Suite 360° Leadership Development
  • EQ: Emotional Intelligence
  • Creative Thinking for Professional Impact
  • How to Be a Better Writer

Custom training design upon request


For further information or to request custom interactive presentations, contact us.

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Events

To be announced.

Sample Curriculum

*The Power of Metaphor for Business Solutions

Translate emotions into solutions as you learn to coach your high-performers, staff and even clients (or yourself!) through challenges and transitions.

  • Identify Sources of Conflict
  • Defuse Highly Charged Situations
  • Access Creative Cognitive Skills
  • Construct Optional Viewpoints & Plans
  • Analyze Your Business Story
  • Strategize to Take Pragmatic Action
  • Receive Immediate Peer Feedback

1. Introduction

Join other professionals to explore innovation and its application in the workplace. Use simple images and 1-2-3 steps to meld analytical and creative thought. Turn obstacles and emotion into business solution. First Thursdays of the month, 9-10 AM (Pacific).

2. A Walk Through Your Business Forest

Face off with professional challenges in a highly interactive workshop. Exercises expand an eagle-eye view and experiment with individual visualization. Second Thursdays of the month.

3. Business Beasts® that Threaten Your Livelihood

Explore metaphor monsters and adversity that threaten success or basic survival. Apply imagery to specific situations to give and get help through team rapport. Third Thursdays of the month.

® 2005, Debbie Newman, Working Relationships, Encino CA. Used with permission.

Client Testimony

"Your style, content, and clarity are encouraging to witness and will be, I'm sure, a pleasure to emulate."

Client: Dan Murphy, Executive Coach, Wilmington MA

Participant Comments

"Josef works in a creatively powerful way to enable his clients whether individual or via a group teleclass to look at all aspects of their lives from a refreshingly different perspective...because of his deep knowledge and his ability to trust my process."

Halina Jaroszewska, Head of Development and Executive Coach MW Executive Coaching, Bristol UK

"This was one of the most powerful experiences I have ever had. It has given me a whole new perspective on my issue. I'm moving in a whole new direction."

Marcia Girardi, Creativity Coach, BFA, CPCC

"…The lightness and clarity I came away with after the Metaphor class have been amazing. Thank you very much."

Barbara Epstein, M. A., North Bethesda, MD