Resources for Big Thinkers

Concepts, Tools, Advice, and Assistance

Karl is internationally recognized as an expert on the application of neuroscience to leadership, professional competence, and organizational performance.

His books Brain Power and Practical Intelligence: the Art & Science of Common Sense, as well as his "Brain Power" seminars, are widely regarded as the state of the art in training for primary cognitive skills.

His pioneering work in the area of thinking styles, and his Mindex Thinking Style Profile; as well as his work with Social Intelligence, and his Social Intelligence Profile, are recognized worldwide.

Recently, he has adapted the "multiple intelligence" research for practical application in business organizations, with his "Triune Intelligence" model, and specifically for leaders with his "Polyintelligent Leader" concept.

Thoughts About Thinking . . .


“Human beings are so constituted as to see what is wrong with a new thing, not what is right.”

~ Charles Kettering, American inventor


“No problem can be solved from the same consciousness that created it. We must learn to see the world anew.”

~ Albert Einstein


“Change your thoughts and you change your world.”

~ Norman Vincent Peale


“There are three great requirements for a happy life: something to do; something to love; and something to hope for.”

~ Joseph Addison


“You gave your life to become the person you are today. Was it worth it?”

~ Henry David Thoreau


“There is no ‘success’ or ‘failure’; you get what you program for.”

~ Richard Israel, consultant, author

Keynotes/Seminars/Webinars by Karl

  • Keynote: "Doing Business in the New Economy — Are You an Endangered Species?" Download pdf

  • Keynote: "Leadership for a New World — Are You a 'Bland Leader' or a 'Band Leader?'" Download pdf

  •  Keynote/Seminar/Webinar: "Managing Minds: Whole Brain Leadership" Download pdf

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Consulting Services by Karl & KAI

  • The Executive Retreat: "Looking Around & Looking Ahead" Download pdf

  • Top Management Team: "Executive Team Building" Download pdf

  • Strategic Coaching: "Meeting the Challenges of Leadership" Download pdf

  • The Organizational Tune-up: "Regaining Focus, Alignment, & Engagement" Download pdf

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Read Selected Online Articles

  • The "Strategic Radar Model": Karl Albrecht's formula for the Environmental Scan View

  • Karl predicts a "Second Coming of Service" — a refocusing on value. View

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Download Featured White Papers

  • WFS Futurist Profile: Karl Albrecht (Interview with Karl) Download pdf

  • WFS Article: "The Information Revolution's Broken Promises" Download pdf

  • WFS Article: "Deconstructing the Future: Seeing Beyond Magic-Wand Predictions" Download pdf

  • White Paper: "The Future is No Place for Sissies — Eight Super Trends You Must Master to Survive in the New Economy." Download pdf

  • Research Report: "Mapping the Future of Your Association"; example of a futures research study by KAI, for the American Society of Association Executives Download pdf

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Practical Intelligence: the Art & Science of Common Sense
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Social Intelligence: the New Science of Success
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Brain Snacks: Fast Food for Your Mind
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Brain Power: Learn to Improve Your Thinking Skills
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