Father, Entrepreneur, Author, Keynoter, Masterminder, Facilitator of Human Transformation.

Father, Entrepreneur, Author, Keynoter, Masterminder, Facilitator of Human Transformation.

 

MIKE HAS BEEN FEATURED ON…

 Mike Merriam

Mike is the author of the #1 Best Selling book Closer Than You Think: Six Fundamental Questions to Ignite Your Personal Evolution.

Mike is also a keynote speaker, masterminder, coach & course creator and is the Founder & CEO of Appreciative Intelligence Inc., where he leads organizations and communities through his whole-system summits and leadership programs.

For individuals who desire more from life, Mike has distilled the essence of large system transformation down to the individual level, and is revolutionizing the personal growth and development industry. 

For organizations and communities, Mike facilitates whole-system, strengths-based, rapid change, through the use of Appreciative Inquiry summits and leadership training/consulting. He's been invited to work with some of the leading facilitators of this method, with clients that include The United Nations, The U.S. Department of the Navy, Clark, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Fairmont Minerals, Fathom Digital Marketing, Fortec Medical, The Sustainable Cleveland 2019 Initiative, and many more.

"Acting in alignment with our values, leading with our unique strengths, and following a clear vision, leads us to the ultimate success."

Speaking & Workshops

IGNITE YOUR PERSONAL EVOLUTION                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Mapping the Positive Core:

Personal Core Values         

Unique Strengths        

Highest Aspirations

Designing a Radically Transformative Vision for the future:

Questions that put on a new lens by which we see the world        

Finding your Why and your Purpose is easier than you think        

Maximizing the satisfaction of your foundational and elevating human needs

Constructing your vision into reality:

Unleash your Positive Core in the world

Become and AVID liver of life       

Acting from the highest possible emerging future

 

HOW TO INSTALL A FLOURISHING OPERATING SYSTEM IN YOUR ORGANIZATION

DISCOVERY:

Finding high point moments       

Appreciating the best of what is and has been          

Uncovering and highlighting key strengths

DREAM:

How might we __________? Re-framing how you approach problems.         

Finding alignments and configurations of strengths that render weaknesses irrelevant       

Designing a transformative vision of the future

DESIGN:

Creating the mechanisms that bring your hopes and dreams to life        

Build evolutionary advantage        

Take a strengths-based approach to co-creating excellence

DEPLOY:

Initiating cross-functional, system-wide projects that launch a wide range of goal-driven changes                                                                                        

Enhancing your capacity for ongoing positive change