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5 Brain Training Techniques to Cultivate Your Creative Genius

Brain science reveals creativity is just as much a skill you can develop as it is a gift to be thankful for.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The ingenious inventor, the savvy entrepreneur, the innovative scientist, the imaginative writer… No matter what our field or area …

Creativity

NIST’s new password rules – what you need to know

It’s no secret. We’re really bad at passwords. Nevertheless, they aren’t going away any time soon.<p>With so many websites and online applications …

Post Agile Age: The Movement Is Dead

Don’t get stuck.In February 2001 the Agile Manifesto was signed by 17 people. The Manifesto is comprised of four values and 12 principles. The …

Project Management

The Disciplined Agile Portfolio Management Mindset

IT Portfolio Management addresses how an IT organization goes about identifying, prioritizing, organizing, and governing their various IT endeavors. …

11+ security questions to consider during an IT risk assessment

IT risk assessments are crucial to minimize the fallout from cyberattacks. Experts explain why and suggest what questions to consider to assess your …

Business Becomes Human

An R&D scientist once said to me, “We need to always begin new product development projects this way,” after sifting through more than 20 in-depth …

Innovation

Modern Agile

Have you ever seen someone using an older laptop and just felt bad for them?That's how I feel when I see most people practicing agile these …

Fear is boring, and other tips for living a creative life

Elizabeth Gilbert shares 11 ways to think smartly about creativity.<p>Creativity is a tricky word. Consultants peddle it, brands promise it, we all …

Creative Problem Solving

This blog post is the second in the creative thinking series. The first blog post introduced the difference between creative thinking and critical …

The Next Big Thing in Design

<i>IDEO has joined a creative collective. Here’s why.</i><p>You may have heard that <b>IDEO</b> <b>has joined the</b> <b>kyu collective</b> (a unit of Tokyo-based Hakuhodo DY …

Start With Empathy

Tony Wagner’s book “Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change the World” is a brilliant read. Instead of hoping kids will …

Pedagogy

IBM Design Thinking Model: A Shift Toward Big Enterprises

Along with increasing market competency, companies are moving toward greater adoption of design thinking techniques as tools to put their consumers …

UX Design

Microsoft’s Radical Bet On A New Type Of Design Thinking

By studying underserved communities, the tech giant hopes to improve the user experience for everyone.<p>On one otherwise unremarkable day in May 2013, August de los Reyes fell out of bed and hurt his back. Forty-two years old at the time, he was just six months into his dream job at Microsoft: …