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    What is the connection between creativity and workplace wellness?

What is the connection between creativity and workplace wellness?

By |2012/10/18|

Workplace wellness isn’t just about physical health, it is also characterized by a motivated, engaged and inspired workforce who do great work.
The presence of creativity indicates a healthy life force energy and spirit of […]

Fine arts degrees open doors – thestar.com

By |2012/10/04|

Honoured to be mentioned in the Toronto Star

Here is an excerpt

The value of a fine arts degree in Ontario has been challenged in the past few years. Universities, such as Queen’s in Kingston, Ont., […]

The Rising Tide of Corporate Refugees: Is your company at risk?

By |2012/09/19|

 

The rising tide of Corporate Refugees: Is your company at risk?
Here’s my take on emerging trend: A new breed of corporate refugee is emerging that could have an adverse effect on your company. Over […]

Give Your Dream a Plan: 7 Questions to Ignite Extraordinary Results in Your Business

By |2012/09/06|

If you only buy one book about creating your vision, I recommend by Barbara Richards. This is the most comprehensive manual I know of to help you envision a business that speaks to […]

What Creates Wealth?

By |2012/08/03|

I am thrilled to see an economist and policy adviser frame wealth creation in Canada in terms of creativity, and not commodities. What Creates Wealth? According to Todd Hirsch and Robert Roach,

Economic wealth […]

The Boiling Frog Dilemma: Saving Canada from Economic Decline

By |2012/08/02|

How does an economy get creative?
By Todd Hirsch and Robert Roach
The Creativity Riddle
Over the past several years, economists and politicians in North America have linked economic growth and creativity. Management gurus and business schools […]

Leadership Craft Leadership Art

By |2012/07/04|

Leadership Craft Leadership Art
Leadership is a creative process in the same way that painting, acting, drawing, or other arts are a creative process and the essence of that creative process is in the craft […]

Every Leader is an Artist

By |2012/07/02|

How the World’s Greatest Artists Can Make You a More Creative Leader
I just discovered a new book that links art with leadership —one of my favourite topics. Here is  excerpt from Every Leader is […]

Make Your Life and Work a Work of Art

By |2012/06/30|

How we choose what we do, and how we approach it…will determine whether the sum of our days adds up to a formless blur, or to something resembling a work of art.
—Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Sometimes it […]

7 Fabulous Books on Creativity, Innovation, Design & Entrepreneurship

By |2012/06/05|

Summer is the perfect time to dream, play and restore your creative spirit. I recommend these books to help you along, and inspire you to take action. May your life and work be a […]