16 06, 2017

Silent Geniuses: Why we need more respect for the creativity of introverts

By |2017-06-16T18:06:05+02:00June 16th, 2017|Creativity|4 Comments

Share this post with anyone who you know who wishes that they had the courage to speak up and let people know about their ideas. Imagine what you think a "creative person" looks like, and what they behave like. Chances are, you probably have a picture of someone coming up with lots of ideas. Maybe [...]

8 04, 2016

Why the MBTI test is useless in innovation programmes

By |2016-11-04T10:38:12+01:00April 8th, 2016|Leadership|7 Comments

Chances are you've heard of and maybe taken the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality test. Unfortunately, what it tells you is pretty much pointless. I remember when I was at Deloitte, my whole cohort took the MBTI test to find out more about our working preferences. The test consists of 93 questions around four contrasting [...]