EVENTS / Open Workshops
One-day creative leadership workshop
This one-day workshop shows leaders how to embed creativity and innovation throughout a team or organisation. You’ll find out how to encourage and reward innovative thinking, build creative teams and foster a creative culture.
GUIDES / Business Gurus
Guru Guide: Clayton Christensen on creativity
Harvard Business School professor, author of The Innovator’s Dilemma, disruptive innovation theorist, Christensen’s advice is founded on his belief that creativity can be taught. Read our potted guide to his views and theories.
GUIDES / Better Brainstorms
Most of us will have participated in a brainstorm at some point in our career – but many brainstorms fall flat, churning out bad ideas and leaving people demotivated. This short guide outlines how to make sure you get the most out of a group idea generation session.
Imagine you’re asked by researchers to spend 6 to 15 minutes in a sparse room with only your thoughts for company. Would you enjoy the experience? Would you let your mind wander, taking pleasure in this rare opportunity to aimlessly daydream?Continue reading →
Amazon’s Prime Air drone delivery service could be operational in the UK “in a few years”, says Amazon UK chief Christopher North. What do you think? Will Prime Air ever get off the ground?Continue reading →
Joshua Wolf Shenk argues the case for creative pairs in the New York Times, in an excerpt of his book Powers of Two. “At its heart, the creative process itself is about a push and pull between two entities.”Continue reading →
Every seven years, designer Stefan Sagmeister closes his New York studio for a yearlong sabbatical to rejuvenate and refresh their creative outlook. He explains the often overlooked value of time off and shows the innovative projects inspired by his time in Bali.Continue reading →
In this article in Scientific American, leading creativity researcher Scott Barry Kaufman picks apart the “10,000 hour rule”, and argues that there is no such thing as innate talent.Continue reading →