Monthly Archives: August 2011

Is consistency related to creativity? and other thought starters

First the warm up Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative. (Oscar Wilde) One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries. (A.A. Milne) Never let your sense of morals prevent you from … Continue reading

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IBM Creative Leadership Study, 2011- more creativity needed among leaders

Creative leadership in action enables a wide range of product, process and business model innovations. Innovation will often require leadership styles characterised by influence rather than power. Managing the increasing complexity inherent in today’s environment requires leaders who will work … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street? September 17th? Social Unrest Solutions 1 + 2

Social Unrest Solution 1 Plans for occupying financial districts in New York, Madrid, Milan, London, Paris and San Francisco on Sept 17, 2011 were announced in Adbusters this morning.  People are being asked to bring tents and simple kitchens and … Continue reading

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Dr. Suess Wisdom for Change

Feel safe to be who are, to express your truth and appreciate the truths of others. That’s the only way collective creativity can be nurtured.

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The truth about millenials in the workplace

After reading this I wondered how millenials interpret creativity in the workplace.  Ideas? Posted by Rena Rasch in Strategy on Mon, 08/15/2011 – 10:00 Research indicates the millennials often stand on common ground with their older counterparts. Millennial workers are … Continue reading

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What time zone do you live in? We’re not talking PST, EST, CEST. Take a look.

A Facebook friend, Rich Rosen, gave a presentation at Mindcamp last year, It’s About Time and recently sent me the link to his materials.  On it is the video below, posted for you as inspiration to crack open new thinking … Continue reading

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Innocence and Creativity

Innocence is not the same as naivete: naivete describes a lack of experience, innocence connotes freedom from moral wrong. Our world is always changing. It deserves to be seen fresh every day, innocently. That’s when creative ideas, thoughts, solutions and … Continue reading

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A Masai Warrior and Lederhosen

Walking the subway route this morning, up from Toronto’s Eglinton Station through the Yonge Eglinton Centre, as usual.  What wasn’t usual was the guy walking next to me, black, wearing blue and white basketball togs, carrying a backpack, 8 feet … Continue reading

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