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Face the Music

Face the Music, is a totally unique offering, an interactive musical edutainment featuring the world's hottest business blues band. If you are looking for an engaging way to energize your workforce and help them go beyond their business blues, FTM is the ticket. Hailed by CNN as "in tune with corporate America," Face the Music is the kind of teambuilding simulation that will get your conference off on the right foot.

Case Studies
Real-world examples of the kind of interventions we have done — and precisely how we've made a difference.
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Audio of our original business blues songs

Hear more on the Face the Music Website

Original lyrics to such business blues classics as

"I didn't think it could be done. You turned a room full of analytic executives into raving blues singer for a night. Finally, a conference activity that wasn't the same old thing!"
Ralf Christian, GE Industrial Systems

"Your high energy Face The Music program was just the thing! It provided the opportunity for teamwork, a little venting and a lot of fun. We got everything we wanted-- and more."
Thomas Hawley, FIS North America

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Top 5 Speaker
Mitch Ditkoff, the Co-Founder and President of Idea Champions, has recently been voted a top 5 speaker in the field of innovation and creativity by Speakers Platform, a leading speaker's bureau.
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Workshops & Trainings
Highly engaging learning experiences that increase each participant's ability to become a creative force for positive change
Brainstorm Facilitation
High impact certification training that teaches committed change agents how to lead groundbreaking ideation sessions
Cultivating Innovation
Your "best and brightest" are the future leaders of your company, but unless they know how to foster a culture of innovation, their impact will be limited. A one-day workshop with us is all they need to begin this journey.
Our Blog Cabin
Our Heart of Innovation blog is a daily destination for movers and shakers everywhere — gleefully produced by our President, Mitch Ditkoff, voted "best innovation blogger in the world" two years running.
What's the Problem
Einstein once said that if he had 60 minutes to solve a problem, he'd spend the first 55 thinking about the problem, and the next 5 solving it. This is the workshop he would have invented if time wasn't so relative.
Team Innovation
Innovation is a team sport. Brilliant ideas go nowhere unless your people are aligned, collaborative, and team-oriented. That doesn't happen automatically, however. It takes intention, clarity, selflessness, and a new way of operating.
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Face the Music Blues Band The world's first interactive business blues band. A great way to help your workforce go beyond complaint.

"In tune with corporate America." — CNN