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The level of sustained motivation and confidence is astonishing. It’s fun, it’s engaging, and it’s different. People love it. AVP Learning & Development, major Canadian financial institution

What if your managers could coach in 10 minutes or less?

Are you frustrated because your coach training programs aren’t having the impact you need? The biggest barrier to why managers don’t coach is lack of time. Our coaching skills programs give time-crunched managers practical coaching tools so they can coach in 10 minutes or less.


The Three Coaching Habits That Make All the Difference

This report lays out the three surprising coaching habits that will help any manager work less hard and have more impact.

A remarkably simple, practical and highly ‘do­-able’ plan for even the most overwhelmed manager. Siobhan McCarthy, SVP, Head of Talent, BBDO Canada

Great Work Podcast

Jen Louden

Jen Louden on How to Find Daily Joy

January 22, 2015

Jen Louden is the author of eight books, including her latest, A Year of Daily Joy. She has also been part of what I call the Brain Trust, our mastermind group, for about eight years. I’m thrilled to connect with Read More


Remembering Brenda Zimmerman: Getting to Maybe

January 23, 2015

One of Canada’s foremost scholars and thinkers on complexity, Dr Brenda Zimmerman, died in a car crash in December. I’ve got a copy of her excellent book, Getting to Maybe, on my shelves, and her insights about the difference between Complicated Read More

Books & Products

Books & Products

Our books and products help you, your team and your organization focus on the stuff that matters and have more impact. They include the best-selling Do More Great Work, the award-winning coaching tool Get Unstuck & Get Going, and the Great Work MBA virtual conference.

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Upcoming Events

Box of Crayons regularly runs “open sessions” for internal practitioners to evaluate our programs. See dates and locations here. See also when and where Senior Partner Michael Bungay Stanier is speaking at public conferences.

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