Creativity

Method in the madness . . .

Coming up with ideas is one the hardest things to do . . Unlike other more ‘cumulative’ work where you know what you will reap if you sow X amount of hours, ideas come and go without warning or time limits. Many a time I have sat down, sketch pad and freshly sharpened 2B in […]

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Creative Thinking & Problem Solving, Future of Work, Innovation, Innovative co., Innovative stimulus, Lifestyle trends, Looking for insights, Macro trends, Research Methods, Work Futures

Take me to your feeder

Whether you work in advertising, marketing, innovation or new product development, one of the most difficult things is having to come up with new ideas & perspectives all the time. There’s often a mad scramble to find innovation examples, social commentary or macro trends when we have pitches on or a presentation due, but the […]

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Creativity, Future of Work, Genius, Innovative retail, Innovative stimulus, Nice products, unbusiness, Work Futures

What if we kept a record of all the random ideas we have?

Looking for a bit of Friday folly to procrastenate over while I garner the energy for another crack at work this afternoon, I stumbled across a new blog called ‘What If They Did’ – it’s basically a bunch of ‘what if’ ideas, a collection of random thoughts across all categories & platforms. At first I […]

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Creativity, Innovation

Kick starting your innovative brain for the new year

Are you an inventor or an innovator? Whilst I believe that having creative ideas is really important we must remember that they won’t necessarily lead directly to innovation. Innovation counts for a whole lot more than just being creative; it is about bringing an idea to life and making it into a commercial reality, it […]

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