We transform how you and your team work…for the better.
Work Better.Discover our leading-edge approach to creative inspiration and thinking, idea generation and execution, effective communication, and sustainable productivity — neuro-science driven, fueled by applied improvisation.
Produce More.Learn how to access more of your brain’s inherent processing, ability to focus, and creative power through practical processes and techniques. It’s all about dramatically increasing creative productivity.
Leverage the transformative power of creativity to produce work with impact and infused with meaning. Get inspired to create products and services that make people, communities, and society as better off as possible.
What We Do
We integrate the latest application of neuroscience with the pure joy of creativity.
Our superpowers: Deftly interweaving authoritative data with vivid storytelling, and sparking change through participant interactivity, action items, and follow-ups.
Unblock Creative Thinking & Ideation
Ready to remove creative blocks to dramatically increase engagement and productivity? We’ll teach your team how to access more of the brain’s natural ability to focus, problem-solve, and find Flow in order to increase individual and collective productive output.
Cultivate Creative Collaboration
Develop your team’s collaboration skills for optimum productivity and output. We’ll teach your team how to multiply to each other’s ideas to solve problems and innovate on your products and services.
Generate fresh solutions and ideas consistently. Transform constraints into catalysts. We teach teams how to make innovation a daily habit. We work to not only inspire the game-changers, but to turn all contributors into innovators.
Need adaptive leaders who effectively communicate their vision and guide talented teams? We help executives remove mental blocks to enable them become leaders who inspire their companies to evolve, grow, and succeed.
We’re available and at the ready for keynotes/speaking, workshops, and consulting.
Who We Are
We love what we do. We work with leading companies in software engineering, internet service providers, user experience and web design, PR, marketing and advertising, communications, academia, and more — teaching them how to amplify creativity and spark innovation to improve their products and services.
Founder + Chief Creativity Evangelist
As the Founder + Chief Creativity Evangelist of The Creative Dose, Denise Jacobs helps individuals in companies unleash their creativity through banishing their inner critic and hacking their creative brains. Her keynotes and trainings give an injection of inspiration and immediately applicable tools to help people do their best work through leveraging the power of creativity. Through working with Denise, team members become engaged contributors, synergistic collaborators, and authentic leaders.
Denise is the author of Banish Your Inner Critic, the premier handbook on silencing fears to unleash creativity. A web and tech industry veteran, Denise is also the author of The CSS Detective Guide, and co-authored the Smashing Book #3 1/3 and Interact with Web Standards.
The team at The Creative Dose has worked with a range of companies and organizations in both the US and internationally.
Below is a selected list of clients.
- Mind the Bridge Startup School
- rbb PR
- NDC Conferences
- Skisskernas Art Museum, University of Lund
- UXPA: User Experience Professionals Association
- The BBC
- ThinkApps at Google
- Google Zurich
- Future, Innovation, Technology, Creativity Conference (FITC)
- AMA Houston and AMA British Columbia
- International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
- Agile Alliance
- The Conference
- HighFive Conference