A quick animated video showing our innate passion to think outside of the box.
Monthly Archives: April 2012
Creative ways to jump-start your brain so you can generate ideas whenever you need them.
Here’s a five-minute excerpt from a keynote address given by Chic Thompson.
Abandoning the unnecessary is a key to innovation because it gives you time to think.
This creativity curve by Chic Thompson shows how creativity, questioning and laughter declines as we age.
Here are the top 40 killer phrases that will stop creativity and new ideas in their tracks.
Recognize and encourage empowering responses to new ideas.
Recognize and diffuse the knee-jerk killer phrases that stifle new ideas.
An Interview with Dr. Yoshiro Nakamats Dr. Yoshiro NakaMats holds the record for inventions, according to the Guinness Book of World Records, with over 3,200 to his credit—three times that of his closest rival, Thomas Edison. Dr. NakaMats’s inventions include the floppy disk, the CD, the DVD, the digital watch, Cinemascope, and the taxicab meter…. Read more »
On a Wednesday night a major client called and said they needed 10 – 15 big ideas for their re-branding efforts and they needed them on Monday morning… (long pause) …and their budget was limited. A virtual weekend brainstorm was the only option. So I called my two favorite brainstormers, one in Atlanta and the… Read more »