The Creativity at Work Blog

What is poetry good for?

Here’s what Dylan Thomas has to say about poetry: Poetry is what in a poem makes you laugh, cry, prickle, be silent, makes your toenails [...]

Rotman on Design: The Best on Design Thinking from Rotman Magazine

Rotman on Design features Rotman magazine's best articles on design thinking and business design. Insights are drawn from the people on the front lines of bringing [...]

What is Creativity?

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

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

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…

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

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

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 [...]