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What’s the best way to learn something online?

What’s the best way to learn something online?

We spend an increasing amount of our time online. Whether sat at a desk, on the train, or in bed, the Internet enables us to learn anytime, anywhere (as long as we have signal). But identifying the ‘best’ way to learn something online is difficult. How do we make sure our time is well spent and our learning most effective?

Can you learn to be creative?

Can you learn to be creative?

We believe that creative thinking is not purely a God-given gift; it is a skill, which can therefore be taught. Granted, some of us may be more naturally able to call on our creative talents than others, but we can all add to our creative abilities in order to reach our creative potential. Let’s look at the evidence.

Training executives in innovation

Training executives in innovation

Stefan Lindegaard looks at who in an organisation should be trained in innovation. He recommends training a wide range of levels and functions, but most important are the executives, those at the top.

Inside Apple University

Not much is known about Apple’s internal training programme, founded in 2008 and devised by Joel Podolny, previously dean of Yale’s Business School…

Your future isn’t in a textbook

The output of education shouldn’t be a person who’s passed all the tests, it should be should be a person who knows what he or she wants to be and, more importantly, how to make that happen.

Here to learn

We’re delighted to have Aran Rees join our blogging team – we hope you enjoy his fortnightly musings on creativity, innovation and whatever else happens to pop into his head at any given time.