Employers who want to see creative thinking in their workforce should value supportive friendships between colleagues as the key to unlocking more ingenuity and innovation. New research from the University of Bath School of Management finds care from a co-worker inspires people to support their partner at home, showing co-workersRead More →

“Any ability or tendency that serves to bring together otherwise mutually distant ideas will facilitate a creative solution; any ability or tendency that serves to keep ideas away from contiguous evocation will inhibit creative solution.” —Sarnoff Mednick describing ways to achieve a creative solution (1962, p. 222). Source: Griboedov/Shutterstock InRead More →

Recent research shows that mind-body dissonance, while uncomfortable, can actually be a catalyst for creative thinking.Image: Shutterstock Jhe need for greater authenticity has been a running mantra in business for the past few decades. Yet authenticity, or the implementation of thoughts, feelings, and values ​​through outward actions, guarantees neither ethicalRead More →

October 7, 2021 The air buzzed with the sound of brilliant minds brainstorming processes for solving barriers to space accessibility during the Interplanetary Initiative’s “Big Questions” workshop on Sept. 24. With its flagship event, the Interplanetary Initiative brings together people from all disciplines to start developing projects for which theyRead More →

As finance and accounting professionals are increasingly called upon to drive strategic initiatives in complex and uncharted territories such as environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting, blockchain technology and digital currencies, their ability to find and develop creative solutions will become paramount. And as artificial intelligence (AI) increasingly takes overRead More →

The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) has launched the “Eklavya Series”, which is an interactive online educational program to aid in conceptual understanding of various subjects. The CBSE has partnered with IIT Gandhinagar for the Eklavya series which focuses on clarifying the National Education Policy (NEP) and shows howRead More →

Professor John Bright Kobla Aheto Professor John Bright Kobla Aheto, Board Member, Institute of Administrators (IoD) – Ghana, called for capacity building and empowerment of young people in critical and creative thinking. He said this would allow them to be well placed to participate fully in national decision-making. Professor AhetoRead More →

Children who have learned computer skills – such as coding – are more likely to be better at math, problem solving, creative thinking, time management and teamwork, than children who haven’t. haven’t taken these classes, a new study has found. The ‘Broader Benefits of Leading to Code’ report from OKdo(@LetsOKdo),Read More →

Hacking human evolution to unleash the innovation potential of our brains. The need for greater authenticity has been a common business mantra for decades. Yet authenticity, or the implementation of thoughts, feelings, and values ​​through outward actions, guarantees neither ethical behaviors nor effective leadership. Anecdotally, the glorification of authenticity ignoresRead More →

File photo: Schools should emphasize creative techniques from primary level Sir Ken Robinson, a leading thinker on creativity and innovation, passed away in August 2020. I didn’t hear of him until after his death. Like Robinson, I have an interest in fostering creativity and innovation in schools. The news ofRead More →

The concept of presence of mind, as a tool of strategy, comes from one of the original authors on this subject: the Prussian general Carl von Clausewitz. In his classic book On the war, published in 1832, he named presence of mind as a critical step in creative thinking. HavingRead More →

Twenty years have passed since the historic report of the National Advisory Committee on Creative and Cultural Education All our futures: creativity, culture and education has been published. The report offered a simple definition of creativity: “Imaginative activity fashioned so as to produce results that are both original and useful.”Read More →

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. The benefits of creative thinking are countless. Having these skills will allow you to approach problems with unique perspectives, come up with special ideas, and overall be a more effective performer. Caiaimage/Martin Barraud | Getty Images A challenge to becoming more creativeRead More →

Doha: A creative thinking training course started yesterday at the training center of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs with the participation of 32 employees from various departments and sections.The course, organized by the Department of Human Resources of the Ministry, aims to develop skills and information relating toRead More →