21 Dec '11, 11am

Disciplined Dreaming: A Book Review: Can creativity ever be managed? Shouldn't it be a spontaneous process that...

Disciplined Dreaming: A Book Review: Can creativity ever be managed? Shouldn't it be a spontaneous process that...

Can creativity ever be managed? Shouldn't it be a spontaneous process that happens when a flash of brilliance strikes somebody? How can one be creative if one is an engineer/accountant/mechanic? Well, according to Josh Linkner , CEO of ePrize, anybody in any profession can be creative and it doesn't just happen by accident. In his book Disciplined Dreaming , the business innovator and jazz musician shows that creativity isn't born but made. Any organisation can be a creative one so long as it applies his five step process to strengthen one's "creative chops" as follows: Step 1: Ask - This entail identifying and clearly defining one's specific Creativity Challenge (the creative project identified for action) and learning how curiosity and awareness can be driven in one's team. A key part of this is the development of a Creativity Brief that articulates and directs one's eff...

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