90-minute Workshop

Pickle Jam

Strategies to sort, size up, and solve pickles.

A pickle is a vegetable to eat, an awkward situation or a predicament. What personal or professional pickles are vying for your attention? In this session, participants will explore ways to eat their pickle before the pickle eats them.


Learning Objectives

#1: Frame challenges, conundrums, ideas, issues, and problems.

#2: Tap into the collective to gather external perspectives.

#3: Demonstrate processes and tools for integration into future pursuits.

Participants will spend most of their time: Practical: Working to solve a real-world problem

For participants the most important outcome of this session is: To practice a skill or practice using a tool




Be selfish with your own life. I promise you, it's okay

Zachary K Douglas

About Sophia Combs

Sophia is a spirited educator who is passionate about human performance and for the past twenty years, has held positions in Human Resources, Business Process Improvement and Organizational Change Management at an electric utility in the Phoenix area. Sophia has a BA in Elementary Education and an MBA.  
On weekends, Sophia is an entrepreneur and uses the principles of iterative design to assist children in creating racecars using LEGO building bricks for her side hustle www.buildaracecarparty.com. She is motivated by the belief that children are more capable than adults allow them to be.
Sophia is an Arizona native and shares her one beautiful life with her husband, two sons and two dogs.


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