Unstuck in the press

5 free apps that can boost your creativity

July 2016​
In itself, no app makes you creative. But sometimes it can help to give you that nudge you need to release your inner creativity. read more

26 great apps for ADHD minds

This well-created app, in both function and design, helps free up your ADHD brain when it gets knotted. read more

The 32 most innovative online educational tools to use in 2015

March 15, 2015
Want to be a better student? There are literally thousands of apps for that. Not to mention a wide array of other online learning tools. They’re not all changing education — but a few innovative ones are. Among the wide-ranging apps, sites, learning management systems, flashcard creators, and content archives, there are a few dozen that promise to make an impact on how students learn this year. read more

The highly successful decision-making app becomes a deck of cards to help you shuffle through life's inevitable dilemmas.

December 11, 2014
In 2011, Cool Hunting covered the launch of Unstuck, a groundbreaking iPad app that strategically leads users through times of creative blockage and decision-making struggles. Using a simple step-by-step diagnostic survey, Unstuck figures out exactly what the dilemma is at hand and then creates a tip list to direct focus toward an attainable solution. The app has been wildly successful... read more

Free Apps for New Year’s Resolutions

January 2, 2013
A great app to help you with your new year’s resolutions is free on iPad. Unstuck helps you get motivated, set goals and make a plan. read more

How To Get Out Of “Stuck” Situations

June 4, 2012
Even the wisest and most fearless of us can get caught in the thick of life. Big problem or small, long time confusion or day of scenario, we just need to stop and break things down. A conversation with a friend is invaluable, but to get you started there’s an app called Unstuck. read more

Webby Awards Evolve with Times but Criteria Remains the Same

May 8, 2012
When the Webby Awards launched in 1996, approximately 100 million people were logging on to and browsing the World Wide Web. Sixteen years later, nearly 70 billion people are surfing the web... read more

Know your superpower: highlights from The 99% Conference

May 8, 2012
Enter Keith Yamashita, one of the most influential consultants you’ve never heard of and Chairman of SYPartners, a firm that "fuses systems thinking and creativity to help organizations in times of seismic change." read more

Unstuck: a new tool to spur creative problem solving

December 23, 2011
From SYPartners, the innovation and design firm whose tagline is “we help companies design their future” and whose client list includes Apple, IBM, Target, Nike, and Starbucks, comes a new business, Unstuck. read more


December 22, 2011
This year was a rough one. Morale went missing somewhere between the U.S. government’s near-default and Europe’s near-collapse, and, as 2011 comes to a close, the usual New Year’s resolutions seem a little frivolous. What’s needed is planning, action, and maybe even some austerity measures—which is why the Unstuck iPad app, offered for free, is a tempting download. read more

New iPad app inspires in-the-moment personal problem solving to help you live better every day

December 20, 2011
There are times in life when the blank notebook page stays blank for far too long—even the most productive people occasionally get stuck. For moments like these there's Unstuck, a recently released iPad app to help you work through the situation at hand. read more

A Way to Un-stuck Yourself

December 19, 2011
My father is the one who schooled me in the Way of the List, a gift passed down through the generations, from one indecisive Libra to another. His teachings essentially boil down to this basic tenant: any knotty decision, any kind of life-slump, can be combated with side-by-side lists of pros and cons. My old-fashioned father creates these lists on something called “paper,” but if he had an iPad I’m sure he would convert to the Unstuck App. read more

iPad As A Personal Motivation Coach: Unstuck On iPad

December 14, 2011
Armed with a multitude of apps, the iPad has became many things in our lives, a source of music, movie and all things entertainment. But now it can become so much more, it can become a source of inspiration. read more

Unstuck Is Your iPad Toolkit for Curing Indecisiveness, Tiredness, Lack of Motivation, and Other Life Issues

December 13, 2011
We've all had our "stuck" moments, from the big ("What should I do with my life?") to the everyday ("I'm tired of the same old lunches"). Unstuck is a brilliant app that coaches you through challenges to a better life. read more

Unstuck For iPad: Your Virtual Mentor For When The Going Gets Tough

December 12, 2011
Often in the middle of an exhaustive and critical project, we find ourselves stuck in a seemingly unsolvable problem. Whether you are refurbishing your entire house or launching a million dollar project, a time comes when you feel like putting a fist through the wall. Unstuck is a unique new app for iPad that helps you clear your mind in such situations; it helps you chart down all the factors responsible for getting you stuck in the middle of a major project, analyzes the scenario, suggests a solution and even helps you draft out a plan to execute it. read more

The Best New And Updated iPad Apps This Week, December 4-10, 2011

December 11, 2011
Are You Stuck In A Rut Or Feeling Unmotivated? Unstuck Could Help read more


December 9, 2011
The most brilliant people often are the ones who get the most ‘stuck’ in life. Whether professionally or personally, their drive to create and try new things brings them to crossroads and presents them with problems that are often totally novel. read more

New app transforms your iPad into a life coach

December 8, 2011
Stuck on a personal problem or decision? There’s an app for that.
On Wednesday, a San Francisco-based business consulting firm unveiled Unstuck, a free app that turns a person’s iPad into a sort of mobile life coach. read more

Keith Yamashita: Are you Stuck?

December 8, 2011
All of us have experience moments where we are stuck between a rock and a hard place. That indefinite moment where you seek enlightenment of troublesome problems of your career or even your personal life, and while many of us often experience this wearisome phase, Keith Yamashita insisted that only a few can actually grasp the notion that they are stuck and need to overcome it. read more

Unstuck Helps Turn Your iPad Into An On-The-Go Life Coach

December 8, 2011
Innovation and management consultancy SYPartners is debuting its virtual on-the-go life coach, Unstuck this evening. Unstuck, which is an iPad app, allows you to get on-demand coaching whenever you need it. read more

Unstuck at PSFK

November 2, 2011
Why do the most brilliant people get stuck? How do they identify that they've hit a roadblock–personal or professional? After 18 years of work with top brands, Keith Yamashita, the founder of SYPartners, created an app that aims to help people get unstuck. read more


December 14, 2011
Entrepreneurs are passionate about chasing their dreams, but even they have perplexing moments along the way: Should I quit my full-time job? Should we expand the team? Should I be spending more time with my wife? read more