Creativity at Work Blog


Left vs Right Brain Infographic

Left vs Right Brain Illustrated Is your left brain at war with your right brain?  In truth we are whole brain thinkers, and could not [...]

Scientist finds link between the neurobiology of music and language

A prime reason to incorporate arts-based learning in business and education: The link between the neurobiology of music and language "The brain on arts is different [...]

OECD Report on Teaching Creativity in Schools

Teaching Creativity "Are we really serious when we say that schools should nurture creativity and other skills for innovation?" This OECD report on Asian educational [...]

  • Carlos Santana

Everything Starts with an Idea, with Imagination

Carlos Santana on Creativity in Business and Art: "Everything starts with an idea, with imagination." It's so interesting to read about Santana's creative process. It [...]

The Progress Principle and the Power of Small Wins

[amazon template=image&asin=142219857X] The Progress Principle: Using Small Wins to Ignite Joy, Engagement, and Creativity at Work by Teresa Amabile and Steven Kramer, Harvard Business Review [...]

Meetings Go Better with Art

When it comes to inspiring creativity in your team and engaging participation, meetings go better with art. Here is an example from an innovation workshop I [...]

On the Origins of Creativity

  How Human Ingenuity Arose Fascinating articles by Heather Pringle in Scientific American Magazine, on the origins of creativity: Scientists long thought that early humans were stuck in a creative rut [...]

What is the “Secret Sauce” of Innovation?

I recently gave a talk at ProductCamp Vancouver, on the 5 Discovery Skills of Out-Performing Innovators, based on the Innovator’s DNA study by Christensen et al. Have [...]