What combines problem solving, networking, sharp knives and a stir-fry dinner?
Answer: The BrainStir(sm), a unique process of ideation and networking that uses the action and metaphor of preparing and cooking a sizzling stir-fry meal to quickly mix people together to solve problems. Participants bring a specific issue or problem they need help with and we focus the group’s creativity and connections on it. Participants get ideas, leads, inspiration and support (not to mention a great meal).
What is the BrainStir?
The BrainStir™ is a unique process of ideation and networking. It uses the action and metaphor of cooking a sizzling stir-fry meal to quickly mix people together to solve problems.
YOU BRING A SPECIFIC ISSUE OR PROBLEM YOU NEED HELP WITH AND WE FOCUS THE GROUP’S CREATIVITY AND CONNECTIONS ON IT.
You get ideas, leads, inspiration and support. Plus, it’s fun!
Perfect for team building, executive retreats, strategy planning sessions and experiential learning programs.
HERE’S WHAT PARTICIPANTS SAID…
“I found BrainStir to be an energizing environment attended by exceptionally intelligent people who not only listened to my issues, but helped me to put plans in place to stimulate my division of Celsis, Inc. The very next day I was able to implement two great ideas. ” – Dave Garden, Head of Business Development & Implementation, North America, Celsis, Inc.
“BrainStir gets more than your mind going. I was totally energized!” – George Macropulos
“Thanks for a super, inspirational evening! I got tons of ideas and leads and contacts!” – Kristine Miller
“I volunteer for The Chicago Sudbury School, a private start-up school for children ages 4 – 19. CSS had been struggling in temporary facilities for a year with no concrete plan to move into a permanent location. Using inspiration and ideas from BrainStir, we formed a long-range planning committee to address the next step for better facilities. We’re now drafting a plan to help raise funds” – Lisa O’Connor
“BrainStir was awesome! Not only did the ideas and feedback generated from the BrainStir session help jump-start my creative juices and clarify my direction professionally, but it gave me the confidence to pursue those ideas as well as my own” – Constance Shute