Posts Tagged: Creative Thinking

What People do when they find a Paperclip

What do you do when you find a paperclip?

What People do when they find a Paperclip

What do you do when you find a paperclip?

Kickstarting Innovation

1.What does innovation mean to your organization? Meaning is important because it links motivation and commitment to the innovation challenge. Meaning will also lead to quantified results that can be measured and recognized.

Kickstarting Innovation

1.What does innovation mean to your organization? Meaning is important because it links motivation and commitment to the innovation challenge. Meaning will also lead to quantified results that can be measured and recognized.

Break out of a Creative Rut

Sometimes you feel stuck, right? Can’t think of solutions, no great ideas, not even your usual pickup lines are met with the same enthusiasm. Tired no Mojo? Drop the self pity, here’s here to break out of that creative rut and kick some ass.

Break out of a Creative Rut

Sometimes you feel stuck, right? Can’t think of solutions, no great ideas, not even your usual pickup lines are met with the same enthusiasm. Tired no Mojo? Drop the self pity, here’s here to break out of that creative rut and kick some ass.

‘Teaming’ with Ideas

If you’re looking for a vibrant way of encouraging the generation of ideas, then brainstorming is a great way to get started.

‘Teaming’ with Ideas

If you’re looking for a vibrant way of encouraging the generation of ideas, then brainstorming is a great way to get started.

State of Create by Adobe

61% Of the respondents believed that education stifled creativity and 51% revealed that they are expected to think creatively whilst at work, but feel there are barriers inhibiting their creativity

State of Create by Adobe

61% Of the respondents believed that education stifled creativity and 51% revealed that they are expected to think creatively whilst at work, but feel there are barriers inhibiting their creativity

De Bono, Decisions and 6 Thinking Hats

Decisions often tend to be based on rationalization and clearly defined facts. This probably sounds like a good thing! But what it does is exclude healthy skepticism and banish emotion. When this happens, a decision has not been pulled, pushed and shaped into the best possible decision and given all considerations. Here’s how to prevent that.

De Bono, Decisions and 6 Thinking Hats

Decisions often tend to be based on rationalization and clearly defined facts. This probably sounds like a good thing! But what it does is exclude healthy skepticism and banish emotion. When this happens, a decision has not been pulled, pushed and shaped into the best possible decision and given all considerations. Here’s how to prevent that.

100 Uses for PAPERCLIPS

A list of 100 uses for paper clips. If you’re using this as a cheat sheet to impress someone you want to show a range of different task categories. To simply list all the different ways that it can be used to clip things together isn’t a sign of mental agility.

100 Uses for PAPERCLIPS

A list of 100 uses for paper clips. If you’re using this as a cheat sheet to impress someone you want to show a range of different task categories. To simply list all the different ways that it can be used to clip things together isn’t a sign of mental agility.

Innovation or Kitsch-ovation?

Many companies use the word ‘innovative’ when  describing themselves yet fail to actually embrace an ethos of dynamic thinking and systemic agility. The word is dumbed down to a kitsch understanding and a trivial attempt at being trendy. Sometimes, simply

Innovation or Kitsch-ovation?

Many companies use the word ‘innovative’ when  describing themselves yet fail to actually embrace an ethos of dynamic thinking and systemic agility. The word is dumbed down to a kitsch understanding and a trivial attempt at being trendy. Sometimes, simply

Be a Creative Catalyst

If you’re looking for a vibrant way of encouraging the generation of ideas, then brainstorming is a great way to get started. This article provides some tips on how to lead a session.

Be a Creative Catalyst

If you’re looking for a vibrant way of encouraging the generation of ideas, then brainstorming is a great way to get started. This article provides some tips on how to lead a session.

Creativity: Less fear More adventure

Don’t shy away from creativity just because it’s challenging. Find practical ways of building your innovation IQ and creative confidence by starting brainstorming. Sharpen your ability to think creatively and inspire others to do the same.

Creativity: Less fear More adventure

Don’t shy away from creativity just because it’s challenging. Find practical ways of building your innovation IQ and creative confidence by starting brainstorming. Sharpen your ability to think creatively and inspire others to do the same.

From Innovation to Cash

Companies often believe that a Research and Development department is enough to nurture innovation. However innovation is a process that requires the intelligence of the entire business.

From Innovation to Cash

Companies often believe that a Research and Development department is enough to nurture innovation. However innovation is a process that requires the intelligence of the entire business.

Brainstorm or storm in a teacup?

The term ideation has been adopted by business strategists wanting to stimulate the development of innovative organisations. Although it’s usually used in psychology and refers to the growth of suicidal thoughts, the thought journey of suicide – this is NOT business suicide!If you want to stimulate ideation within an organisation, you will want to entrench the skill to think up ideas and make fresh connections.

Brainstorm or storm in a teacup?

The term ideation has been adopted by business strategists wanting to stimulate the development of innovative organisations. Although it’s usually used in psychology and refers to the growth of suicidal thoughts, the thought journey of suicide – this is NOT business suicide!If you want to stimulate ideation within an organisation, you will want to entrench the skill to think up ideas and make fresh connections.

Devil’s advocates – innovation killjoys

Decision makers who are quick to point out the inadequacies of an idea murder innovation.
That doesn’t mean that an idea cannot be criticized or assessed – it simply means that you need to engage with the idea and not simply end it.

Devil’s advocates – innovation killjoys

Decision makers who are quick to point out the inadequacies of an idea murder innovation.
That doesn’t mean that an idea cannot be criticized or assessed – it simply means that you need to engage with the idea and not simply end it.

Juice up your business

This article discusses how creativity has value to all businesses and how steps can be taken to strengthen the workplace’s response and support of creative energy.

Juice up your business

This article discusses how creativity has value to all businesses and how steps can be taken to strengthen the workplace’s response and support of creative energy.