18 12, 2019

Podcast S3E29: Roger Firestien – Learning from the man who taught the creative process to the most people in the world

By |2019-12-18T09:17:37+01:00December 18th, 2019|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with Prof. Roger L Firestien, who is a senior faculty member for the Centre for Applied Imagination, University of SUNY, Buffalo. He is also distinguished as being the person who has trained more people to lead the creative problem solving process (CPS) than anyone [...]

21 06, 2016

What pisses off creative people more than anything else

By |2016-11-04T10:37:56+01:00June 21st, 2016|Innovation|2 Comments

Everyone who has a naturally creative spark knows the dreaded feeling. The moment you realise that you're actually being discouraged from having ideas because other people think they're a waste of time. Have you ever experienced this: Your boss, manager or CEO decides that they need to come up with some new ideas for something. [...]

23 02, 2016

Interview Jeffrey Baumgartner: How to get one amazing idea

By |2016-11-04T10:38:18+01:00February 23rd, 2016|Innovation|2 Comments

Jeffrey Baumgartner is not the sort of guy who settles for the status quo. He has spent the last few decades helping companies come up with new ideas. However, frustrated with the lack of end-product coming out of most brainstorming sessions, he developed a new way to approach the problem: Anti-Conventional Thinking. In my recent [...]