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Someone or someplace has already solved your problem… insights into TRIZ

…or one very similar, writes Ellen Domb, founding editor of the TRIZ-Journal.  “Creativity is finding that solution and modifying it to fit your circumstances.” “Don’t accept compromises,” she insists, “remove the source of the problem.” Ellen and I, as well … Continue reading

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Six Annotated Creativity Links 4U

There’s great stuff all over the web that give you creativity tips, tools, tricks and techniques. There are other ones that shed insight into rationale, basic thinking and attitudes for being at your creative best. The links come from the … Continue reading

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Idea generating intelligence lacking…study

Smartstorming, another creativity consulting firm, released study findings showing their network of contacts are unfamiliar with techniques used for idea generating. InnovationTools author Chuck Frey reports on in like this: Respondents agreed with the idea that “knowing and using different … Continue reading

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Fastcompany’s brainstorming advice, improved.

Fast Company’s Gina Trapani Worksmart columnist shows how to brainstorm for creative ideas in her recent post Work Smart: Techniques to Boost Creativity. Give yourself lots of room, she says, use mind maps and make sure you’ve got a good … Continue reading

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