Our Approach

BJSI_AQ-KQ_FrameworkA key concept underpinning all our work is something we call AQ-KQ®.

This is a unique combination of Appreciative Intelligence® and Kinaesthetic Intelligence, and draws on various strength-focused approaches including Appreciative Inquiry and Tai Chi.

Our Values

  • Honesty and integrity
  • Fun and enjoyment
  • Commitment to strength-based approaches – focusing on possibilities rather than problems
  • Belief in the wisdom and innate capacity of people to determine their own future
  • Acceptance of and respect for the diverse values, beliefs and opinions present in any group
  • Commitment to working collaboratively with others at all times and in all contexts
  • A passion for assisting individuals, groups and organisations to develop in positive ways