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It’s about thinking ahead. Step by step. We don’t need creative genius to create. We need evolving ideas.
RESPOND TO CHANGE.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE.
Instead of proactively looking for the purpose of our innovation efforts, we too often act like reactive trend hunters.
PEOPLE WHO FIT IN.
PEOPLE WHO STAND OUT.
We naturally focus too often on people with standard CVs. We need more weird ones. More of the extraordinary.
It’s not about finding the solution. It’s not about providing the smartest answers. It’s all about the question.
CHANGE YOUR CULTURE.
We need to be an attractive employer. Our culture makes us attractive. To attract means to change our culture.
A MATTER OF TALENT.
A MATTER OF COURAGE.
You are not born to be a game changer. With courage you become one. By acting despite your fears and doubts.
Human Centered Strategy
We help organizations to prioritize innovation for maximum impact, understand their strengths and weaknesses and initiate transformative change
We help leaders to develop a creative mindset in the organization, balance exploration and exploitation and transform management teams for innovation
Cultures of Innovation
We identify the organizational roadblocks to innovation, assess people and processes and implement a strong and sustainable high performance culture of innovation
“IF YOU WANT INNOVATION YOU HAVE TO ACCEPT THAT YOUR ASSUMPTIONS ARE WRONG MOST OF THE TIME.” Christoph Burkhardt @TEDx 2016
“Christoph mesmerized a highly diverse audience who lost all track of time. Innovation Psychology (which I had never heard of) provides incredible potential to understanding innovation in a new and powerful way…”Brian Jones, Market Development Manager, INTEL
“Christoph’s workshop has completely changed the way I think. His innovative and exceptionally creative way of approaching existing problems makes him an extraordinarily talented trainer. An experience with long term effects.”
Fabio Olivotti, BMW Group
“Christoph is very passionate about his topic and an expert in creativity and innovation. For us he adds a substantial building block to the development of our innovation management within the organization and beyond.”
Marcus Schnabel, Deutsche Lufthansa AG
“The speech by Christoph Burkhardt has been the highlight of our conference on innovation. Inspiring, to the point, with depth and lots of humor.”
Werner Schwabe, Siemens AG
THE MISSING LINK
Christoph Burkhardt is an expert in designing and implementing cultures of innovation.
As a strategy consultant he helps companies around the globe to deal with rapid changes
and high paced innovation.
He is an award-winning speaker and author who specializes in innovation-driven growth
and the future of organizational design.
Christoph is the founder of the Burkhardt Group as well as a Partner
and the Innovation Lead with PLOT Inc.,
a San Francisco based strategy consulting firm and leadership agency.
He lives in San Francisco, California.
CHANGE THE GAME
GET PEOPLE UP TO SPEED
Engage your corporate audience with a thought provoking talk by Christoph Burkhardt.
PREPARE FOR CHANGE
Take your strategy to the next level. Best practice strategy consulting for your company.
MAKE INNOVATION HAPPEN
Book an experienced innovation facilitator for your workshop. Act. Learn. Grow. Repeat.