In every type of job, there is always room for creativity and innovation. This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog In every type of job, there is always room for creativity and innovation.
,A decade ago, Apple looked unbeatable. It's launch of the iPhone completely revolutionized mobile phones and made good on Steve Jobs' vision of creating a hub of devices that connected people to technology.
Imagine that on a Friday afternoon, before leaving work to start your weekend, you are asked to solve two problems that require creative thinking. Do you: Spend the first half of your time attempting first
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Creativity is the key to generating the innovative products, services, and internal processes that propel your company ahead of the competition. The challenge is figuring out ways to help everyone on team
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When we have less to work with, psychologists have found that we actually begin to see the world differently. For decades, the dominant view among psychologists was that constraints served as a barrier
For a lot of people, creativity is a talent that few people have. For me, creativity is a skill we all have and can improve with regular exercise. "Creativity is not just for artists. It's for businesspeople
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There are thousands of books on creativity and innovation out there. Many are great, some are exceptional, but few stand (or will stand) the test of time. As an author and researcher on innovation myself,
lithub.com - Erika DreifusErika Dreifus is the author of Quiet Americans: Stories, which was named an ALA/Sophie Brody Medal Honor Title for outstanding achievement in Jewish literature. Stories in that collection were published, sometimes in slightly different versions, in Solander: The Magazine of the Historical Novel Society, J Journal: New Writing on Justice, TriQuarterly, Southern Indiana Review, Jewish Education News, Mississippi Review Online, and elsewhere. Erika is currently at work on a poetry manuscript tentatively titled Birthright. Since 2004, she has published The Practicing Writer, a free and popular e-newsletter for fictionists, poets, and writers of creative nonfiction. She lives in New York City, works as Media Editor for Fig Tree Books LLC, and teaches occasionally at MFA programs, writing conferences/centers, and libraries.
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Design heads at 3M, Intuit, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Philips, and REI highlight 7 areas for future design leaders to consider. The importance of corporate design leadership is growing fast, which makes me what