Applied Practice

We offer a network of skilled Appreciative Inquiry-trained practitioners who will work with you to design and facilitate your organizational-change initiative. Our practitioners will teach you to apply AI and other positive development techniques to strategic planning, team-building and stakeholder engagement. Approaches range from one-on-one appreciative coaching sessions to system-wide summits.

Between our Center Staff  and our Council of Practice, we have worked with the following clients:




Aviva Insurance

BAE Systems

BC Nurses Union

Ben & Jerry's

Boston Children's Hospital

British Telecom

Building Bright Futures

Burlington Business Association

Burlington Generator Space

Camosun College

Canadian Executive Leadership Institute

Caribbean Executive Leadership Institute

Case Western Reserve University

CGICISSS Alphonse-Desjardins

City of Amsterdam

City of Arnhem

City of Delft

City of Grand Prairie

City of South Burlington, VT

Community College of Vermont

Community Living BC

Department of Homeland Security

Deutsche Bank

Echo Leahy Center

Edsel and Eleanor Ford Foundation

European Space Agency

Flint Intermediate School District

Gardener Supply

George Mason University

Girl Scout

Go Go Squeeze



Green Mountain Coffee Roaster


Homeland Security

Johnson & Johnson

Jefferson Wells



Laval University Medical Faculty

Love Your Brain

McDaniel College

Medicine Hat College

Medina City Schools

Ministry of Health & Long Term Care


Nova Scotia Government

Orbseal Technologies

Paul, Frank + Collins


Positive Impact Force (I am 4Tampa)


Reading Plus

Riverstone Resources, LLC

Rodale Institute

Ryerson University

Sofina Foods

Sport Canada


The Cleveland Clinic

The Cleveland Convention and Visitors Bureau

The Dutch Ministry of Defense

The National Association of Conservation Districts

The Stern Center

The Vermont Leadership Institute

The Vermont Pre-K-16 School Council

Town of Colchester

Town of Waterbury, VT

U.S. Army

UN WFP (World Food Program)

University Health Network

University of Toronto

Upper Canada District School Board

University of Vermont Medical Center

Vancouver School Board


Vermont Food Bank

Vermont Historical Society

Washtenaw Literacy

Westlake City Schools


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