Creativity 2012 – Week #18

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Brainstorm Like A School Lunch Tray – In brainstorming, we need to get beyond the old adage: there are no bad ideas. How? Compartmentalize.

An Absurd Idea To Create Wonder – In your own work and life, what are the elements missing that should be there? What absurd ideas can bring wonder and beauty into your own work?

Taking Action: 8 Ways To Classify Ideas –  A great way to evaluate your ideas is by categorizing them into what Edward de Bono in his book Serious Creativity: Using the Power of Lateral Thinking to Create New Ideas calls ”End Categories.”

How Geniuses Think – Geniuses, it seems, don’t stop at the first answer, or the second, or – you get the picture.

How To Nurture Your Creative Spark To Benefit Your Career – How much of our creative and true selves do we lose in the process of conforming to corporate culture?


About the Author

Harry Hoover
Harry Hoover is a partner in My Creative Team, the agency that makes Fortune 1000 clients look good. His communications career spans 35 years and runs the gamut from print and broadcast journalism, government and corporate communications to advertising and public relations agencies. He is the author of Born Creative: Free Your Mind, Free Yourself and Moving to Charlotte: The Un-Tourist Guide.

1 Comment on "Creativity 2012 – Week #18"

  1. Thanks for mentioning the latest Creative Something article in the list. I’m glad I could help inspire you.

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