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Category Archives: creativity

A problem in thinking about thinking

We all want our children to be able to think for themselves, right? To evaluate situations in a balanced way, solve problems, interpret and analyse “evidence”, make effective decisions, but … Continue reading

April 23, 2014

Innovation and Organisational Behaviour

Look out for our innovation and organisational behaviour session at the Return on Innovation conference coming up soon in Newcastle in November. It should be an interesting event, with speakers … Continue reading

October 25, 2013

CBT, flow and the Dalai Lama

What do cognitive therapy and Buddhism have in common? Aaron Beck, founder of cognitive therapy in the 60s discusses this in the clip below, but let’s ask another question – … Continue reading

April 3, 2013

Happiness and Work?

Today is world happiness day, with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declaring in his message “When we contribute to the common good, we ourselves are enriched. Compassion promotes happiness and will … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

Leadership and Creativity

As Hapsis Innovation launches its leadership and management programme, lets consider for a moment how creativity, innovation and leadership are connected. Prof Gerard Puccio from International Center for Studies in … Continue reading

February 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Does creativity = innovation?

It’s a long debated topic about the relationship between innovation and creativity, one that John Mariotti revisits in a recent blog post. Looking back to the 60s article by Levitt … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Tim Smit on Unconventional Management

Tim Smit is best known for the Eden Project, but has become somewhat sort after as a speaker on management issues, for his unconventional approach and his apparent success in … Continue reading

November 25, 2010 · Leave a comment