We are a team of thoughtful disrupters who believe there’s an abundance of good people with brilliant ideas that can have a positive impact on the world. We help by developing new connections, thinking and platforms. We do this to give good people and good ideas a stronger story so they win support and grow faster.
Who are we?
COMMUNICATION AND INNOVATION AGENCY
We create communities and events to give people the chance to exchange stories and ideas. This includes innovative pitching events, unconventional meet ups and one-day festivals.
We offer strategic advice, workshops and tools to help people find new ways to win support. Our approach is rooted in our craft of storymaking and our innovation know-how.
We create platforms that become inspiring stories about change. We forge collaborations that bring together innovation and purpose in creative and unusual ways.
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What is our mission?
STRONGER STORIES FROM THE GROUND UP
We are committed to working with clients, investing in partnerships and building capacity across six opportunities to make the world a better place to live.
BACKING CLEANTECH CEOSDIFFERENT THINKING / DIFFERENT PLATFORMS View Project
MAKING EVERY SKILL VISIBLEDIFFERENT CONNECTIONS / DIFFERENT THINKING View Project
OPEN GRASSROOTS CAMPAIGNDIFFERENT PLATFORMS View Project
NURTURING EARLY GROWTHDIFFERENT CONNECTIONS View Project
BRINGING THE FUTURE TO LIFEDIFFERENT THINKING View Project
INSPIRING HEROIC STORIESDIFFERENT THINKING View Project
PLOTTING A PILOTDIFFERENT CONNECTIONS View Project
READY FOR A NEW ERADIFFERENT THINKING View Project
FESTIVAL OF IDEAS IN EDUCATIONDIFFERENT THINKING View Project
MEET THE TEAM
Guy PattisonCEO & STRATEGY DIRECTOR
Will HillCREATIVE DIRECTOR
Leah DennisonPROJECTS COORDINATOR
NetworkFILM STUDIO STYLE MODEL
Latest Blog Posts
Stories shape who we are and what we do. In fact, we’re hardwired to turn our lives into stories because stories are how we make sense of the world. For thousands of generations, stories were told out loud, from tales of caution or heroics, around the campfire, to today; in the pub with friends, through social media and in the brands we choose. At the same…
Accelerate by John Kotter “Building strategic agility for a faster-moving world”. Published 2014, http://www.kotterinternational.com/book/accelerate/ Reason for review John is a highly regarded writer on leadership – lecturers at Harvard – with this the latest in a series of books over a number of decades. Focuses on a key challenge faced by all big businesses,…
Creativity Inc by Ed Catmull “Overcoming the unseen forces that stand in the way of true inspiration.” Published 2014 http://www.creativityincbook.com/ Reason for review The story of Pixar is a key source of inspiration – why and how – for Long Run Works. Pixar has made a lot of our favourite stories about deep but…