MAY 24, 2018
The trailer for " Yellow is Forbidden
MAY 24, 2018
The trailer for " Yellow is Forbidden
JANUARY 14, 2019
I N AN IBM global survey of CEOs, the overwhelming consensus was that more than rigor, management discipline, integrity or even vision, successfully navigating an increasing complex world will require creativity. In a world where we must adapt or die, we need creative solutions.
Lead Change Blog
JULY 28, 2015
Creativity might be defined as the ability to make something come into existence that did not previously exist. We do not often think of our daily lives as creative. Many people do not think they are particuarly creative. Creativity is generally viewed as a good thing.
APRIL 29, 2017
A brief scene from Topsy-Turvy , one of the greatest films ever made
MARCH 2, 2019
Top Gear : Crossing the Channel in car boats
Let's Grow Leaders
MARCH 21, 2019
This month, our contributors share their thoughts about inspiring creativity and innovation on your team. The post Inspiring Creativity and Innovation on Your Team: A Frontline Festival appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Creativity Frontline Festival creativity innovationWelcome to the Let’s Grow Leaders Frontline Festival! We’ve expanded the Frontline Festival to include other formats such as podcasts and artwork and are always looking for […].
APRIL 27, 2018
[Photo by Ethan Hu at Unsplash] If you don't think you are creative, read this post by Wally Bock. [If If you think you are creative, you should also read the post
MARCH 18, 2019
There are two types of creatives I love to have on teams I lead. Creative at shaping the vision. But there is another type creative I have learned I need on teams I lead. The first type creative partners best with another type of creative.
MARCH 15, 2019
In this chronological account beginning with the American Revolution, the genius of America’s innovative success is not only its tolerance of but also its penchant for creative destruction. Entrepreneurs drawn from every level of society are the primary drivers of this creative destruction.
MARCH 8, 2017
Brit Poulson On Answers From Leadership Podcast Episode 33 Creative conversations… What do creative conversations look like? How can you have more creative conversations? Brit Poulson and I sat down to discuss these important questions regarding creative conversations.
Lead Change Blog
AUGUST 16, 2017
Consider that these constraints are but a catalyst for becoming more creative about the possibilities sitting before you. Complete this sentence: I could do more if I had…. Many of us would fill in the blank with words like these: money, time, bigger house, better job, different spouse.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
Lead Change Blog
APRIL 13, 2016
but how often do we describe leaders as creative? Creativity and Leadership. Although not often associated with leadership, creativity is a trait that modern leaders want to harness, as it is vitally important. Creativity Killers. Creativity is all about taking risks.
JULY 31, 2014
Creativity Innovation Leadership Learning About a year ago, I was asked a question on my Facebook Fan Page (if you don’t follow me there, please do).
MAY 23, 2014
Ed Catmull’s Book, Creativity, Inc. Creativity, Inc. People who take on complicated creative projects become lost at some point in the process. Creativity, Inc. Catmull’s Bottom-line: “Unleashing creativity requires that we loosen controls, accept risk, trust our colleagues, work to clear the path for them, and pay attention to anything that creates fear.”. * * * Like us on Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas. * * *.
MARCH 16, 2018
The Onion has an Elon Musk update
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Here are some great tips and guiding principles for how a manager and leader can build a culture to foster creativity. Thanks author Ed Catmull for these tips and great new book, Creativity, Inc. Creativity Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Books
APRIL 24, 2018
Dear Dan, I manage a large team of creatives who range from 20 to 70 years of age. This post is over 300 words! I fall in the earlier category. Part of my… Continue reading → Curiosity Feedback Innovation Culture Growth Leadership Development
FEBRUARY 8, 2013
Creativity Leadership Learning Quotations Success Frank TygerSuccess is a topic of much interest and conversation. People read about it, think about it, and even argue about what it actually is. When I read the seven words below, it gives me hope, encouragement, and a plan. What about you?
OCTOBER 1, 2013
Despite what our frustrated selves might believe, constraints are a driving force behind finding creative solutions. It’s creative potential. Constraints are frustrating and confusing, but so is the creative process. The following is a guest piece by David Burkus.
MARCH 7, 2019
But even idea people have lulls in their creative process. How do you spur creativity when you’re stuck in routines or can’t seem to come up with anything new? Hang out with highly creative types. Creatives sharpen creativity. I like to occasionally hang out with random-thinking, highly creative types. I’m random, yet structured, so I have to pace my time with the over-the-top creatives, but they always trigger new ideas.
DECEMBER 19, 2012
Achievement Creativity Innovation Leadership Learning Solving Problems encouragementLast week, I began a series of posts/leadership tasks designed to provide gifts to those who complete them (and when completed, they manifest gifts for those they lead).
OCTOBER 5, 2016
And, a few thoughts which could help Leading creatives can be difficult. In fact, I love having creatives on the teams I lead, but, honestly, they can make leading much messier. Creatives’ minds are always wandering. I’m not an artsy creative.
MAY 15, 2014
Fast Company gives its 2014 list of the most creative people in business
APRIL 30, 2016
Do you write drunk and revise sober, so to speak, or compose everything carefully in your mind before setting it down? It’s got to be an explosion. I get an idea and then, bang! I’m at the typewriter, and two hours later it’s done. All of my short stories have taken two or three hours.
FEBRUARY 15, 2019
Design Thinking: A Guide to Creative Problem Solving for Everyone seeks to assist in addressing a full spectrum of challenges from the most vexing to the everyday—whether you work in a design field or not.
MAY 6, 2014
Leading creatives can be difficult. In fact, I love having creatives on the teams I lead, but, honestly, they can make leading much messier. Creatives’ minds are always wandering. And, before you creatives get too defensive…just so you know… I’m a creative.
Lead Change Blog
FEBRUARY 25, 2012
Posted in Community Involvement Leadership Development Here’s an interesting and brief video on the connection between risk, creativity and innovation. Community Involvement Leadership Development creativity Innovation risk
Lead Change Blog
JULY 31, 2015
Here at Lead Change Group, we know that problems are most effectively solved when individuals come together to meld ideas, energies, and approaches. To use a golf analogy, not every shot is a long drive.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
At Political Calculations , you will find the story of a Japanese company that developed a new technology which removes buildings in an incremental manner, causing the building to shrink, one floor at a time. Very interesting
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Creativity: How To Drink Water. Since we’re created in the image of God, explaining how to be creative is like teaching someone how to drink water. Creativity, in the sense of humans, doesn’t mean to create something from nothing. Creativity is right in front of us.
AUGUST 27, 2015
The sooner that introverts and extroverts learn about each other's thinking patterns and different languages , the quicker they can get to creative results. . "My way or the highway" partnerships don't work well. Yet, introvert and extrovert opposites working together can accomplish great things. With the blending of complementary talents of introverts and extroverts, by skillfully combining the extrovert set of signature talents with those of the introvert, you don't just get addition.
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
Keith Simerson here are the terrific six ways the authors suggest for stimulating your creative thinking: Engage in communities, conferences, or reading outside your typical area of expertise. Creative Thinking Eric Jacobson Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
It’s so much more freeing to help open someone’s thinking to infinite, new, creative possibilities. Once you notice that you or your employees are limiting thinking with either/or, you can unleash creativity, possibility, and new potential. creativity question
JANUARY 8, 2012
Creativity is at the core of building quality in design. This led me to think more about creativity – the act of doing something in an unconventional way, the act of creating something meaningful that changes you and hence the world. Here are a few: Ego is the enemy of creativity.
DECEMBER 3, 2012
Creativity Influence Leadership Learning persuasion sellingThomas Edison was a great inventor. But Thomas Edison was a greater salesperson.
JUNE 24, 2013
This coming month, members of the Remarkable Leadership Learning System will be focused building their creativity skills. These are of course important skills for leaders to possess – both for them personally and to support the creative ideas of the rest of their team.
JULY 6, 2016
The New Republic : The Curious History of Mein Kampf in France examines Hitler's efforts to deceive the French
APRIL 6, 2014
How can you make school more creative ? Thank you Creative Scholars for sharing this! Brown University Creative Scholars Creativity Education JCDSRI K-12 Leadership It''s not that hard and doesn''t take a lot of money. but it does take commitment and the impact is huge.
MAY 17, 2016
We choose between fakery and creative thought. When you maintain the illusion of competence you, propagate fakery, inflame stress, dilute relationships, and end creativity. One benefit of authenticity is creativity. There’s little brainpower left for creativity. Organizations where everyone “has it all together” are sick. Fakers: Fakers focus brainpower on preserving image. I’ve noticed this during live coaching demos.
JULY 18, 2012
I recently read a fantastic book titled “ Creativity: Unconventional Wisdom from 20 Accomplished Minds ” by Herbert M. This book features 20 accomplished creative individuals from different walks of life and they narrate their journeys on creative path. Here are some unconventional and thought-provoking insights from the book: Money and Creativity. I don’t think money stirs creativity. I think to be creative, you have to resist taking the easy path.
Leading in Context
MAY 23, 2012
What is Creativity? In the leadership development world, creativity is getting a great deal of attention now. When we explore the question "What is creativity?" This post explores the variables that make up what we think of as "creativity.". But what is it? Can you learn it? Is it a skill? How do we lead in ways that encourage it? This post begins to answer those important leadership questions.
APRIL 18, 2017
Take a nap. Give yourself less time for completion. Take a long walk. Sit in a chair and do nothing until you're ready to get to work. Work on an unrelated chore for additional ideas. Write a one-page description of what the work will entail.