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About Nick Skillicorn

Creativity & Innovation expert: I help individuals and companies build their creativity and innovation capabilities, so you can develop the next breakthrough idea which customers love. Chief Editor of Ideatovalue.com and Founder / CEO of Improvides Innovation Consulting. Coach / Speaker / Author / TEDx Speaker / Voted as one of the most influential innovation bloggers.
26 11, 2020

Podcast S4E88: Moodi Mahmoudi – Ideas are not the same as innovation

By |2020-11-19T10:20:34+01:00November 26th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with Co-Founder of the NEXT Business Design App, Moodi Mahmoudi. We speak about why ideas are worthless, how software is changing the Business Design world, and why ideas suck. Topics covered in this episode: 00:01:00 - Every best practice business task went from pen [...]

24 11, 2020

Survey shows the most important skills for 2025 will be creativity and innovation

By |2020-11-20T12:17:07+01:00November 24th, 2020|Innovation|0 Comments

According to the new 2020 Future of Jobs report by the World Economic Forum, there will be an increasing demand for skills related to Innovation and Creativity between now and 2025. Of the Top 5 skills listed there as having a growing importance and demand for the future, creativity and innovation are related to four [...]

19 11, 2020

Podcast S4E87: Sahar Yousef – Making Superhumans

By |2020-11-19T14:19:44+01:00November 19th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with cognitive neuroscientist Dr Sahar Yousef. She is one of the youngest faculty members of UC Berkeley. In her 10 years of research on Making Superhumans, she has found ways to improve mental performance in as little as 7 weeks. We speak about what [...]

12 11, 2020

Podcast S4E86: Linda Naiman – Creative Resilience

By |2020-11-12T11:16:39+01:00November 12th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

We speak with award-winning designer and artist Linda Naiman. Linda is the founder of Creativity at Work and helps organizations develop creativity, innovation, and leadership capabilities, through coaching, training and consulting. We speak about using creativity to stay resilient in challenging times. Topics covered in this episode: 00:01:00 - Linda's journey to becoming an award-winning [...]

5 11, 2020

Podcast S4E85: Cliff Goldmacher – What business can learn from songwriting

By |2020-10-19T09:38:24+02:00November 5th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value Podcast, we speak with songwriter Cliff Goldmacher. Cliff is a Grammy-recognised, #1 chart-topping hit Songwriter, and we speak about his creative process, collaborating with other artists, and finding out what companies can learn from songwriting. Topics covered in this episode: 00:01:00 - Cliff's history writing over 1000 [...]

29 10, 2020

Podcast S4E84: Uli Weinberg – How Design Thinking has changed

By |2020-10-19T09:26:49+02:00October 29th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value Podcast, we speak with Prof Uli Weinberg, Director der HPI School of Design Thinking and President of the Global Design Thinking Alliance. We speak about how Design Thinking has changed over time, where it is going and how it needs to be taught in a different way [...]

22 10, 2020

Podcast S4E83: Steve Glaveski – How to become Time Rich

By |2020-10-19T09:24:42+02:00October 22nd, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with serial entrepreneur and author Steve Glaveski. Steve runs Collective Campus, an innovation accelerator based in Melbourne and Singapore that works with large organizations around the globe, and is also the author of multiple bestselling books on the topic of innovation, including his most [...]

15 10, 2020

Podcast S4E82: Shama Rahman – using AI to augment human intelligence & creativity

By |2020-09-28T12:55:35+02:00October 15th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with artist, neuroscience researcher and startup founder Dr Shama Rahman. We speak about how we are using Artificial Intelligence and mental models to better understand and even enhance our human intelligence and spark creativity in new ways. Topics covered in today's episode: 00:03:00 - [...]

8 10, 2020

Podcast S4E81: John Carter – Overcoming the hurdles of designing new technology

By |2020-08-02T20:08:17+02:00October 8th, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with the creator of the Bose Noise-cancelling headphones, John Carter. We discuss how challenging it is to develop completely new technology, the difficulty in describing its value and marketing it, and getting buy in for innovation processes in your company. Topics covered in today's [...]

1 10, 2020

Podcast S4E80: Todd Henry – Finding the personal Motivation Code that drives you

By |2020-10-01T14:27:37+02:00October 1st, 2020|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value Podcast, we speak with creativity and motivation expert Todd Henry. He is the author of 5 books on how to get the best creative performance out of yourself and creative teams, the Founder of the Accidental Creative and the podcast of the same name, and author of [...]

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