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These exercises help organize thoughts, gain consensus around an idea, or find insights outside the box. They are the most fun when everyone breaks out of their routine and arrive at unique outcomes. The Wave Analysis embodies all of this and more.Read More →
The Heart of a Legacy
Rockefeller’s determination and deep love for humanity were essential to him and are timeless components of his legacy. He saw it as our duty as citizens to work together.Read More →