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Daydreaming Leads to Creativity

June 25th, 2009 at 10:57 am » Comments (1)

The June 19, 2009, Wall Street Journal had a good article on the scientific study of the "flash of insight" of the creative moment: A Wandering Mind Heads Straight Toward ...more »

Episode 10: The Dark Side of Creativity

June 14th, 2009 at 11:06 am » Comments (7)

This episode discusses the "dark side" of creativity--things to be aware of and cautious about. Everything we do in life has risks and rewards, and creativity is no different. Things ...more »

Hard Times Can Drive Innovation

December 17th, 2008 at 8:48 pm » Comments (1)

In the Wall Street Journal article, How Hard Times Can Drive Innovation, Clayton M. Christensen is interviewed. Christensen is a Harvard Business School professor and author, focusing on innovation. Among other ...more »

Education Reform and (Lack of) Creativity

December 13th, 2008 at 9:46 pm » Comments (5)

In the Introduction to Creativity episode I touched a bit on education, and I've been reading more recently about education reform: Lessons From 40 Years of Education 'Reform', Wall Street Journal, ...more »

Lack of Playtime Hurts Childrens’ Creativity

November 21st, 2008 at 12:39 pm » Comments (0)

Play is a creative state. This is true for children and adults, at home, in a school setting, in a work environment, etc. You don't have to play to be ...more »

Entrepreneurship and Creativity

November 8th, 2008 at 12:05 pm » Comments (0)

There's an interesting article in the November 10, 2008, issue of Forbes magazine, The Coming Creativity Boom. The author, George Gilder, is a venture capitalist, and his article is about entrepreneurship, ...more »

Micromanaging – Creativity Killer

November 6th, 2008 at 12:10 am » Comments (2)

One of the topics I have in my podcast episodes list is on "Creativity Enhancers and Killers." I thought of this earlier this week when I read a Wall Street ...more »

Episode 6: Leadership and Creativity

November 3rd, 2008 at 11:02 am » Comments (9)

Great leadership can lead to great creativity results. [display_podcast] This episode discusses: Selection, hiring, and interviewing Organization culture, values, morale, and motivation Developing trust Advocacy vs. Inquiry Belbin Team Roles: Coordinator, Shaper, Plant, Team Worker, Implementer, ...more »

Episode 5: Diversity and Creativity

October 8th, 2008 at 12:10 pm » Comments (5)

Diversity can help you in your creative pursuits. Diversity can be applied to yourself to help make you more creative, and it can optimally be applied when working with other ...more »

Episode 4: Decision Making and Creativity

September 19th, 2008 at 10:34 am » Comments (10)

This episode discusses Decision Making and Creativity. [display_podcast] You can and will use creativity in decision making, and you will make decisions in your creative pursuits, and depending how you look ...more »
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