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The lightning spark of thought generated in the solitary mind awakens its likeness in another mind.
Thomas Carlyle

You were able to mold a room of stolid and crusty business people into a lively team of innovators.
Robert Rubin, AT&T

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.
Awake at the Wheel, Book about big ideas If you're looking for a powerful way to jump start innovation and get your creative juices flowing, Awake at the Wheel is for you. Written by Mitch Ditkoff, Co-Founder and President of Idea Champions.
See Mitch's keynote address Enjoy a 7-minute interview with Mitch at the Ethical Sourcing Forum in NYC: 3/28/11
Featured in Alltop Guy Kawasaki's Alltop "online magazine rack" has recognized Idea Champions' blog as one of the leading innovation blogs on the web. Check out The Heart of Innovation, and subscribe!
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

Breakthrough Cafe.
A totally unique brainstorming salon. Great food. Great food for thought. Great people. Collaborate, have fun, get out of the box.

"Inno-waiters With Whine Lists" – The Breakthrough Cafe featured in January 2006 issue of
Welcome to Face the Music: A power point overview of who we are, what we do, and why we do it. Simple. Clear. With lots of live action shots.

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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
Listen using RealAudio Overcommitted Blues
Listen using RealAudio E-mail Blues
Listen using RealAudio Acronym Blues
Listen using RealAudio Busyness Communication Blues
Listen using RealAudio 24/7

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

   See the video about Face the Music's cover story on CNN Financial Network's Entrepeneurs Only.
Go to the FTM website and see the video.

Go to the FTM website and view their entire Promotional DVD online.