What people have said about us


"Well described examples of organisational approaches to core values"


"very interesting and thought provoking"


"The fact I can look at myself and gauge my objectives in life"

  • Tara Bennet Goleman

    Just as diamond is coal transformed, so clear awareness can arise from our confusion.

  • Ayn Rand, Novelist, 1905 - 1982

    Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of ones values

  • Norman Thomas, 1864 - 1968

    The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values

  • Albert Camus, 1913 - 1960

    If, after all, men cannot always make history have meaning, they can always act so their own lives have one.


Who is Magma Effect?

Founded by Jackie Le Févre in 2005, Magma Effect is the home for the Minessence Values Framework in the UK. Magma Effect sits at the heart of a national network of MVF values practitioners whose combined expertise spans private, public and voluntary sectors from micro business to national and beyond.

We can

    • run workshops
    • deliver training
    • facilitate strategic planning
    • deliver conference presentations
    • provide values based coaching and mentoring
    • offer values profiling for individuals, teams and corporate communications
    • conduct whole organisation values auditing and reporting

We are always open to working with values in new ways so if there is something you have mind that isn’t in our little list then...let’s get our heads together.

The Diamond Hidden Within Us



Diamonds. Strongest, hardest, and the most highly prized crystal to be found anywhere.

Diamonds and the Magma Effect™. A dynamic relationship exists between diamonds and magma