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.
EVENTS / Open Workshops
Networking for Creative Collaboration
No man is an island. Creative collaboration can take your creative process in new and exciting directions. This half-day workshop will dramatically change the way you feel about meeting new people and forming successful working partnerships.
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.
MOOC provider FutureLearn has an interesting course starting on 15 September: Decision Making in a Complex and Uncertain World. Course leader Lex Hoogduin: “Creativity is very important, more important than data analysis. Creativity is what drives change, progress and breeds the surprises, positive and negative ones.”Continue reading →
Harold Jarche: "Much of the workday in a professional office is organized around meetings, calls, and getting things done. This is often interrupted dozens of time each day, requiring a re-focus on whatever it is people were doing before the interruption. Work, like professional conferences, is composed of many non-related discrete,…Continue reading →
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 →