Shawn teaches courses on leadership, change, and innovation. He is the Managing Partner for LIFT Consulting, and specializes in working with organizations interested in applying positive organizing concepts. His clients include General Electric, Coca Cola, O2, American Express, Reuters, the U.S. Army, and Telefonica. Shawn has also helped develop and run the Competing Values Assessment with over one hundred teams and organizations. He is the co-author of Leading Innovation: How to Jumpstart Your Organization’s Growth Engine (McGraw-Hill, 2006).