For Innovation-how to generate ideas

It has been reported recently that the famous 20% idea time through which Google encouraged employees to work on their own projects, is no longer in use. However on further research it would seem that it is in principle still possible for Google employees to work on...

The value in creating a shared vision

Creating a shared vision Creating a vision is essential in any change process because a vision offers us a strong mental image of something we want to create in the future and it can motivate us towards that future. When the vision involves others, then engaging them...

Persistence and Creativity

Persistence is the 4th condition for individual creativity     The focus here is on individual conditions for creativity.  Jane Henry, one of the authors of the Open University Business School module, Creativity, Innovation and Change, claims that the 4 Ps...

The importance of play in the creative process

The second of my blogs on conditions for creativity will take a look at the importance of play in creativity. In my last blog I referred to the individual conditions for creativity which  Jane Henry, one of the authors of the Open University Business School module,...