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People suck at recognizing creative ideas. Here’s a way to overcome this.

People suck at recognizing creative ideas. Here’s a way to overcome this.

Datum:16 januari 2020
Auteur:Marta Wronska

With a multitude of tools for efficient brainstorming, people often find themselves with more creative ideas than they can implement. Then, the hardest part begins: idea evaluation and selection. Perhaps it doesn’t feel this way, but we are exceptionally lousy...

Goals and creativity: it’s about making connections

Goals and creativity: it’s about making connections

Datum:12 maart 2019
Auteur:Marta Wronska

If you think about your goals in the upcoming year, how do you picture them? Do you think of them according to their importance, degree of association, or time sequence? Visualizations may help you achieve your goals more effectively. But more importantly,...

Foreign experience sparks creative innovations of organizations, but more is not better

Foreign experience sparks creative innovations of organizations, but more is not better

Datum:13 november 2018
Auteur:Suqing Wu

Many employees nowadays have experiences of working abroad, which is often viewed as providing a spark of creativity by organizations. Indeed, previous studies have suggested that people with multicultural experiences are more creative: they are more open-minded...

Work pressure sparks creativity, if conditions are right

Work pressure sparks creativity, if conditions are right

Datum:06 november 2018
Auteur:Yan Shao

Workload pressure has been long regarded as a devil for killing creativity of employees. Many advices have thus been given on how to minimize workload pressure in order to maximize employee creativity. However, insights from our recent research suggest that...

Vacations: A ticket to creativity?

Vacations: A ticket to creativity?

Datum:23 mei 2018

According to a press release of the U.S. Travel association, two out of three American executives believe that vacationing improves creativity at work. The ability to “think outside the box”, to produce novel, original and useful problem solutions is vital...

Employees can be both creative and productive, if conditions are right

Employees can be both creative and productive, if conditions are right

Datum:10 januari 2017
Auteur:Yan Shao

How many ideal employees do you have? Those who are very good at thinking creatively, and at the same time are very efficient in production and following routines. We want employees to explore new knowledge and opportunities (exploration), and at the same we...

Study warns creative people are prone to be dishonest

Study warns creative people are prone to be dishonest

Datum:15 november 2016
Auteur:Ye Liu

'Creativity is essential for success in today's rapidly changing and highly competitive environments' is the mantra of modern management. Organizations seek to promote employee creativity by instilling creative identities among their employees. While this is...