Category Archives: creativity general

Why is creative imagination important?

“The decades just ahead promise to present situations that require us to make plans, form judgments, and respond to threats – quite possibly including severe threats to the whole evolutionary enterprise of which we are a part. We are stepping … Continue reading

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‘Highly creative’ professionals won’t lose their jobs to robots, study finds

Originally posted on Fortune:
Many people are in “robot overlord denial,” according to a recent online poll run by jobs board Monster.com. They think computers could not replace them at work. Sadly, most are probably wrong. University of Oxford researchers…

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How to make money from Facebook!

What if, eh?

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How does your work advance civilization?

I noticed the cross on the subway this morning. Chill in the air, few were wearing sandals, most had sweaters, jackets, socks, shoes.

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Kenneth E. Clark Student Research Award Call for Papers

Kenneth E. Clark Student Research Award. Call for papers.  Deadline June 15, 2012. The International Leadership Association (ILA) and the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) are pleased to partner to sponsor the annual Kenneth E. Clark Student Research Award to … Continue reading

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Why no one gives new ideas when asked… Dilbert strikes again.

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Dilbert on Creativity

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For Managers: 10 things NOT to say in the new millennium workplace

Are you or your managers looking for ways to engage people in the workplace?  Do you want more creativity on the job day-to-day, are you seeking fresh ideas and new decisions? Businessweek ran a post that might interest you called … Continue reading

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Qualities of Creative Individuals – care to do a self-assessment?

Here’s an oldie and goodie. This list of characteristics is excerpted from “Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention”  by Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi, 1996, who is a noted researcher on happiness and creativity. Creativity assessment:  You can use his … Continue reading

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Original Thinkers: What qualities? Dr. Mark Batey, Manchester Business School

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