Office of Technology Transfer – University of Michigan

The Positive Leadership Game

Technology #6192

Overview

Positive Leadership The Game™ is an interactive card game designed for leaders at all levels that helps you generate innovative solutions to business problems through structured brainstorming. Played in groups of 3-10 people, this game uses the underlying principles of positive organizations to spark multiple strategies for leading positive change and development.

To request a teaching note for Positive Leadership The Game ™, please email pos-tools@umich.edu.

To purchase Positive Leadership The Game ™, please select your purchase type under “License this Technology” to the right.

  Standard Purchase: $35 plus shipping*

  Academic and Non-Profit Purchase: $30 plus shipping*

*Shipping prices vary based on quantity and shipping location, if you have questions about shipping rates, please email pos-tools@umich.edu.

Applications

Positive Leadership The Game ™ is a card deck equipped with 88 positive strategies derived from scientific claims in Positive Organizational Scholarship.  Possible uses of the card deck include:

·  Group Workshops:  Groups of approximately five people can play the game in its intended form to share positive leadership strategies and solutions with each other.

·  Business Discussion Topics:  Organizations can use the positive strategy cards to generate strategic discussions and spur innovative thinking.

·  Inspirational Leadership Quotes:  Individuals can use the positive strategy cards as inspirational quotes or advice in a business setting.

The Center for Positive Organizations

The Center for Positive Organizations is dedicated to inspiring and enabling leaders to build high-performing organizations that bring out the best in people. Positive organizations empower leaders at all levels to create positive work environments, improving the culture of their workplace and helping them discover what is possible with their employees and within their organizations. Our mission is to inspire and enable leaders to build high-performing organizations that bring out the best in people. We are a catalyst for the creation and growth of positive organizations.

Our scholars have developed Positive Leadership The Game ™ and other tools to help reveal and nurture the highest level of human potential.

For more information about the Center and other available tools, please visit http://positiveorgs.bus.umich.edu.