Appreciative Inquiry – An Introduction

PLEASE NOTE: This app is not being maintained anymore and has been replaced with other resources. If you have questions or concerns, please contact us via our contact us page. This appreciative inquiry app has come about by public demand after the author’s success with her iPad app, Embracing Change, for which there have been thousands of downloads and reached Number 2 on iTunes in the Business Category.

“When will you do a version for smartphones?” was the request.

  Embracing Change, ranked #2 in Business Apps


Here it is:

A brief introduction to Appreciative Inquiry, which is a perspective on the world that invites users to see themselves and the world through an appreciative or valuing eye.  Users will learn how language, questions, and stories shape destinies. The app provides tips about the principles and practices of Appreciative Inquiry through stories, images, RSS feeds from related blogs, videos and interactive models of Appreciative Inquiry 4-D cycle. The app allow users to practice the appreciative mindset through images, audio and notes: Users can upload their own photos to the App’s Facebook’s Page with their stories, create audio recordings of their own insights, as well as annotate their thoughts using the app’s notepad.

App features:

  • Interactive models of the Appreciative Inquiry 4-D cycle of discover, dream, design, destiny
  • Stories that illustrate the principles of Appreciative Inquiry
  • Image gallery with inspirational quotes
  • RSS feeds from related blogs
  • In-built camera to document the world through the appreciative eye
  • In-built audio to record personal insights
  • Notepad for recording thoughts
  • Facebook and Twitter pages for community of practice

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