The Creativity at Work Blog

What is Creativity?

Creativity and Innovation|

Creativity is the act of turning new and imaginative ideas into reality. Creativity is characterised by the ability to perceive the world in new ways, to [...]

Our future leaders on business, innovation and their impact on society

Blog posts, Creativity and Innovation, Research studies|

Gen Y Millennials will soon rule the world and Deloitte's Millennial Survey 2014 reveals some fascinating insights into their values and motivations. When asked "What is the [...]

Ira Glass on the Secret to Success in Creativity

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Ira Glass is a master at storyteller and host of the popular radio show This American Life. In this video, Daniel Sax has combined  Glass’s timeless wisdom about creativity [...]

Words to live by…

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For a New Year Flourishing: What do you need to have happen in your life in order to flourish? Creative: What creative projects will you commit [...]

How to cultivate your creative brain

Blog posts, Books, Creativity & Science, Creativity Tips, Tools, & Techniques, Learning and Development|

Dr  Shelley Carson, a Harvard–based researcher on creativity, psychopathology, and resilience, has devised a useful framework for developing creativity. In her book Your Creative Brain, [...]

The Unconscious Mind at Work

Blog posts, Creativity & Science, Research studies|

If you want to work smarter, faster, and make better decisions, let your unconscious mind do some of the heavy lifting. Recent research by psychologist [...]

The Real Neuroscience of Creativity

Blog posts, Research studies|

How we think when we are being creative and why the left-brain right-brain myth will probably never die The myth of the logical left hemisphere [...]

What really fosters innovation in the workplace (infographic)

Blog posts, Creativity and Innovation, Research studies|

This handy infographic* captures findings from the latest in research on what fosters innovation and what impedes it. A holistic approach to innovation ensures success As you can see, taking [...]