Frequently asked questions

At Hourglass Collaborative, we are on a mission to empower creative thinkers and entrepreneurs to navigate a rapidly changing world successfully. Our comprehensive micro-consulting, online learning, 1:1 coaching, and range of products and tools are designed to help you build the future you want to see.

  • Space is Magical: We believe that the environment we create influences the quality of our work and the impact we make. By fostering spaces that inspire creativity and innovation, we enhance your potential for transformative outcomes.
  • Joy Supports Better Thinking: Joy is not just a fleeting emotion; it is a catalyst for better thinking and problem-solving. Our work revolves around infusing joy into every aspect of what we do, ensuring that you can approach challenges with a positive mindset.
  • The World is Abundant: We are committed to promoting abundance thinking in all our interactions. By recognizing that there is enough for everyone, we create a collaborative environment that fosters growth and shared success.
  • Aesthetics Have Power: Aesthetics go beyond visual appeal; they shape how we experience and interact with our surroundings. We harness the power of aesthetics to create impactful experiences that resonate with your audience.
  • Disrupt Unjust Systems: As agents of change, we believe in disrupting unjust systems, promoting restorative justice, and creating an equitable world. Our approach is focused on dismantling barriers and providing equal opportunities for all.
  • Eliminate Waste: Our approach is focused on efficiency and effectiveness. By eliminating waste and unnecessary complexities, we streamline your path to success, saving you time and resources.

Our programs, consulting services, and learning opportunities are all geared towards fostering and nurturing creativity. We understand the vital role creativity plays in adapting to change, solving problems, and building a better future. Our expertise lies in helping you unlock and harness your creative potential to achieve exceptional outcomes.

Yes, we work with businesses, nonprofits, governmental organizations, and individuals alike. Our expertise is versatile and applicable across various sectors, helping organizations of all kinds thrive in a rapidly changing landscape.

Our 1:1 coaching services provide personalized guidance tailored to your unique needs and goals. These sessions offer in-depth discussions, customized plans, and ongoing support to help you achieve your creative aspirations.

Our products and tools are carefully crafted to provide actionable insights and resources that support your creative journey. They offer practical guidance, frameworks, templates, and scripts to help you turn your ideas into reality and achieve your goals effectively. We’ve analyzed the strategies used by top design and consulting firms, and reworked them to respond directly to the everyday challenges that creative leaders face in today’s economy.

Our online learning programs and courses offer a wide range of knowledge and guidance to help you overcome obstacles, enhance your skills, and adapt to changing circumstances. Our exclusive courses include developing a growth mindset, building resilience, career development, critical thinking, digital marketing, automation, time management, and more.

We understand that consulting services are traditionally expensive, long-term contracts—we all used to work in that world every day! But that model is outdated and does not work for the rapidly changing needs of organizations today. We have reimagined our creativity and innovation consulting to be accessible to a broad range of organizations. Our short-term support at critical moments ensures affordability and empowers more businesses and individuals to access transformative insights and strategies.

Yes! We totally get it—life is overwhelming, and flexibility is important. Our courses, DIY learning tools, and weekly newsletter are resources that you can use any time of day or night, whenever it is convenient for you. Investing in this kind of program can provide flexibility as well as structure and accountability to help you take action in a way that fits your lifestyle.

We have designed all of our offerings with the goal of helping you access your innate creative genius, develop confidence about your ability to navigate change, inspire and encourage exploration, save time and resources, and make more money in less time (so you can spend time doing more of what you love!).