I was chatting to a potential client recently about the subject of initiative. Whilst it’s closely related to the creative mindset, I realised I’d never given the subject thought on it’s own. So, here’s how I would go about covering the topic of “initiative”.read more
If one of your team’s goals is to increase creative thinking and innovative ways of working, here are four ways to focus on innovation from a team development point of view.read more
The book Antifragile argues that in order to succeed we should develop qualities that enable us to thrive and grow when exposed to volatility, randomness and disorder. Here are some tips for developing antifragility.read more
In Quartz at Work, Erin Joan Lamberty lists four ways we can practice creativity in our daily lives. By taking regular, small opportunities to develop our creative abilities, we become more capable of taking larger creative leaps.read more
In the New York Times, a profile of Adam Neumann and WeWork. It’s a compelling vision of the future of work: one of its newest locations, Dock 72 in Brooklyn, “will be the kind of place you never have to leave until you need to go to sleep.”read more
Pretty easily, it turns out. That’s according to a new study published in the Journal of Consumer Research which suggests that at least part of our response to advertising is beyond our control.read more
Accenture has released its Technology Vision 2018 report, titled Intelligent Enterprise Unleashed. The report details five trends that they predict will allow companies to take advantage of new technologies.read more
As organisations and business analysts turn their attention to the likely impact of artificial intelligence on the world of work, several key futures are emerging. Rather than a dystopian future where robots take everyone’s jobs, there is a definite convergence on the opportunity for human strengths and soft skills to complement those of AI and automation.read more
No matter how brilliant your idea, or how detailed your planning, execution is what matters. By managing yourself effectively you can make sure you achieve all your aims and tick off all your tasks.read more
The most common reaction to a great idea isn’t immediate recognition. For many great ideas, when first presented to an audience, the initial reaction is rejection. It all boils down to risk.read more
Creative Huddle (noun)
A brilliantly facilitated group session to help teams generate ideas, solve problems, explore opportunities or make decisions.
Synonyms: workshop, brainstorm, meeting, offsite, conference.
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