Creative Business Futures Inc. 
289 H street Suite 201
Blaine,Wa 98230  Tel:360-734-4900


Address86 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101

 Driving Direction

Course Outline

Day 1: Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Time: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: Inn at the Market

  • Welcome
  • Orientation
  • The Creative Nature of Commitment
  • The Art of Listening with Intent
  • Exploring the Dimension of Being
  • Breakthrough in Communication and Relationship
  • Creating a Future based in Possibility and Inspiration - A Game Worth Playing™ (a catalytic project)
Day 2: Friday, May 11th, 2018

Time: 6:20AM - 8:00AM
Location: Pike Place Fish Market, 
Seattle, WA

  • The Power of Context:

Who are you gonna' be
when the thrill is gone?

small fish guys-Morning session at Pike Place Fish Market with the Fishmongers (an opportunity to discover your innate ability to create your own experience under any circumstances)

Time: 8:00AM - 8:45AM
Location: Pike Place Market

  • Breakfast

Time: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: Inn at the Market

  • Continued: Creating a Future- Project Coaching (Catalytic Project)
  • Discovering your ability to impact another person's performance.
  • The Amazing Power of Acknowledgement and Appreciation
  • Completion


$1,500 per person
(includes all course materials)

Ask about our group discount


World Famous101
Causing the Future
 Introduction to XToB™

To sign up Click Here or call us 360-734-4900

This unique transformational program provides an experiential access to the exact same generative principles and insights the World Famous Pike Place Fish Mongers use every day. Participants leave with a new ability to create amazing breakthroughs in performance, profitability, teamwork, and in making a difference in people's lives.

In the course participants are coached to develop a Game Worth Playing™, based on the generative principles of XToB™- The Extraordinary Technology of Being™ and designed to support the fulfillment of their visions, intentions and commitments… what is important to them.

To find out more, please call us (360-734-4900) or visit our website, Please be sure to review the following links:  Our Vision, Our Intention, Our Approach.

Upon registration we will email you a welcome packet with more details about the course and your visit to Seattle. It will include a confidential questionnaire. Please fill it out carefully and return it to us within 5 days of receipt.

Intended Outcomes

Whatever results you produce from this course are obviously up to you... but if you are willing, this is the direction things will go:

  • -A Vision of Power and Possibility.
  • -An enhanced capacity to empower your people.
  • -Associates that stand for and are inspired by the greatness of each other.
  • -An organization that is renowned for service.
  • -Unprecedented financial results.
  • -Having an organization that people love being associated with.
  • -A facility for staying true to your purpose.
  • -Having an organization that makes a difference in the world.
  • -A "Game Worth Playing™" (a powerful mission).

The Course Leader

Jim Bergquist enjoys a distinguished career as an executive coach, meeting facilitator and public speaker. His career began as a classically trained musician and performer. Keenly interested in the practical applications of human creativity, he became involved in ending hunger.


Jim worked with The Hunger Project, an international organization committed to eliminating hunger in the world. As a Project leader, his worldwide experience in empowering people to create positive change in their lives subsequently led to his forming a consulting firm.  

Jim founded Creative Business Futures, Inc. in 1983. Along with the Creative Business Futures team, Jim specializes in “cultural transformation” and “organizational creativity”. 
He is an expert at coaching leaders in generating organizational breakthroughs. The consultants at Creative Business Futures are renowned for unleashing employee creativity and productivity as well as greatly expanding overall organizational effectiveness. 

Beginning in 1998, a series of best selling training videos and books about one of Jim’s long-time clients has documented his innovative approach for bringing about cultural transformation. In 1986, Jim began coaching the fishmongers at the world famous “Pike Place Fish Market” in Seattle, Washington. He coached them in developing an empowering company culture and in fulfilling their vision to be “world famous in a way that makes a difference.

In addition, Creative Business Futures, Inc. has produced amazing results with companies in industries as far ranging as retail, finance, healthcare, and oil. Their focus is on management by inspiration and empowerment (coaching) versus the older management model of command and control. 

Jim’s approach is an authentic breakthrough in coaching and management consulting.

Jim speaks on many topics some of which include:

  • “Retaining Your Employees: Love ‘em or Loose ‘em”
  • “Team Building: From Management to Coaching”
  • “Loving What You Do, Doing  What You Love”
  • “Who Are You Going to Be When the Thrill is Gone?”
  • “What It Takes to Be World Famous”
  • A Topic Specifically designed for you