How to cultivate your creative brain

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, she […]

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The Unconscious Mind at Work

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 Ap […]

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The Real Neuroscience of Creativity

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 and […]

What really fosters innovation in the workplace (infographic)

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 a holistic […]

Richard Diebenkorn: Notes to myself on beginning a painting

When I studied art at CCA in Oakland California, Richard Diebenkorn was one of my favourite painters (he still is) and I used to copy […]

The 5 Sense Guide to Inspiring Workplace Creativity

This handy infographic by CIPHR.com captures the latest research on using sensory stimuli to enhance creativity. If you want to inspire workplace creativity, consider using these guidelines:

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Founder of MailChimp on creating an environment for creativity

Fostering creativity and innovation
In this video, Ben Chestnut, CEO and co-founder of MailChimp talks about his leadership style, and how his company creates  an environment […]

Books to Stimulate your Imagination

Last month I reported on the IBM 2010 Global CEO Study, which reveals that Creativity is the Most Crucial Factor for Future Success. CEOs believe […]