Upcoming Events

The Power of Appreciative Inquiry: Theory & Practice

February 27, 2017
Seal Beach, CA http://positivechange.org/pec-events/the-power-of-appreciative-inquiry-theory-and-practice-4/

Early Bird Registration
by Jan. 29: $1,250     Certificate Workshop

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Could your organization benefit from:

  • Enhanced collaboration?

  • Increased employee engagement?

  • Heightened creativity?

  • Aligned action around a shared vision?

The Power of Appreciative Inquiry is your pathway to stronger results.


Appreciative Inquiry is a proven method for leading positive change, fostering an entrepreneurial spirit and creating sustainable results in organizations and communities around the world. Countless leaders have taken this workshop and are using Appreciative Inquiry to instill a positive results…


Applications of Appreciative Inquiry | CPC Certificate Workshop

October 4, 2017
Long Beach/Orange County, CA http://positivechange.org/pec-events/applications-of-appreciative-inquiry/

Early Bird Registration:
by 9/4/17: $1,000 Certificate Workshop

After 9/4/17: $1250

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Applications of Appreciative Inquiry is a highly experiential workshop designed by Ralph Weickel, Tenny Poole and Diana Whitney for those who seek to broaden their repertoire of practices and tools, to strengthen their Appreciative Inquiry work.

How do you know if this workshop is for you?
You read all you could, you took a Foundations workshop, and you began using Appreciative Inquiry. As you applied Appreciative Inquiry to your project you uncovered more questions than answers. Now you want to expand and enrich your knowledge…


WELCOME to the West Coast Center for Positive Change

We are visionary leaders in the practice of Appreciative Inquiry. We apply the principles and 4-D model of appreciative inquiry to achieve increased financial performance, operational efficiencies, sales, employee engagement, organizational development, project management, change initiatives, , and strategy development and implementation. Our processes illuminate and leverage the ‘best’ in organizations and individuals and strengthen those capacities to improve organizational performance in a consistent and sustainable manner. Our appreciative approach to coaching creates clarity, confidence and supports the achievement of desired results. We create the alignment and enhance relationships required for new results to be achieved.

As appreciative inquiry consultants we are committed to the advancement and extension of the practice of Appreciative Inquiry. We are a member of the Corporation for Positive Change’s global network of Positive Change centers located throughout the US, Canada, South America, Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan and Korea. With this network of expert consultants and master trainers we provide consulting services and workshops in English, Spanish, German, Korean, Japanese, and Chinese. Our global capacity can help you achieve your global agenda.

We invite you to have a conversation with us to move forward to achieve your desired organizational results and personal aspirations.

We are visionary leaders in the growing field of positive change. Our methods and tools are firmly grounded in the strength-based principles of Appreciative Inquiry.

In our workshops we bring leading edge theory and research to life through relevant experiential activities and practical applications.

We offer personalized one-on-one coaching to enhance leadership and professional confidence, resiliency and effectiveness.

We are highly engaging keynote speakers available to raise the energy, positively shake things up, and inspire action at your next conference or corporate executive development program.