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Your Next Great Idea Could Be Just 20 Minutes Away
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Think Creatively & Lead Innovation

Michael Gelb is an authentic source of practical wisdom for those who seek to develop their creative powers. —Murray Gell-Mann (Nobel Prize Physics)

Michael J. Gelb, renowned author, speaker, and consultant, helps individuals and organizations worldwide find innovative solutions to their most important challenges.

Please contact Michael if you need:

  • An energizing and unforgettable keynote speech.
  • A powerful, life-changing workshop on creativity and innovation.
  • A custom-designed leadership development seminar.
  • An inspiring, enlivening event to bring your team together.
  • A program to create and sustain a more innovative organizational culture.
  • An original, world-class resource to help you achieve your most important goals.

Since 1979, clients such as DuPont, Merck, Microsoft and Nike have been inspired and transformed by Michael’s unique, creative approach.


All organizations need one core competence: Innovation.

Culture eats strategy for breakfast.

These two quotes from management genius Peter Drucker are familiar to many. But how do you create and sustain a positive, innovative culture? Michael Gelb provides practical answers.

Michael leverages his unique intellectual capital and decades of high-level facilitation experience to help you develop and align your team and promote a culture of innovation. Praised by clients as a “One-man World-Class Leadership Development University,” Michael can help you achieve your most important business goals.

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Upcoming events



Mastering Creativity: Activate the Energy, Mindset & Process for Manifesting Your Genius

A 7-Week Program

Live Training Starts Thursday, March 26, 2015

It’s not too late! Registration is still open – you will receive recordings of the previous training sessions.

This is a powerful opportunity to expand your access to creative thinking, novel solutions, dynamic energy and playful fun… all in service to unleashing and giving your greatest gifts.

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Institute for Management Studies: Los Angeles

Create like da Vinci, Innovate like Edison

April 15, 2015 Los Angeles

Leonardo was probably the most creative person who ever lived but Thomas Edison is history’s greatest practical innovator. Personal success and fulfillment requires you to learn how to think like an innovator; and, for your organization to be successful, innovation is now more important than ever.

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Institute for Management Studies: Washington D.C.

Creativity on Demand: How to Ignite and Sustain the Fire of Genius

April 24, 2015 Washington D.C.

This program examines how participants can generate and express creative energy using simple, elegant, evidence-based methods. These techniques, based on ancient wisdom and validated by contemporary science, are combined with an understanding of how to adopt a creative mindset and apply the most potent tools within the creative process.  The result is a unique, energizing and transformational program.

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May 5-8, 2015

Darden School of Business, Executive Education Course

Leading Innovation: Transform Yourself, Your Team and Your Organization

You’ll cultivate the habits and mindsets of innovators throughout history to open the floodgates of creativity among your teams and generate ideas you can take to market with confidence.

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May 22-25, 2015

Super Qi Summit at Omega Institute

The Master Key to Health, Creativity & Empowerment

Location: Rhinebeck, NY

For the first time at Omega, we bring together some of the world’s leading authorities on qigong, tai chi, and qi cultivation.

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