Tag Archives: Creativity

Creativity: What Leaders Can Learn From Jazz ?


What makes Jazz different from other music styles and what has it to do with creativity and leadership ? Jazz is an American music originated in the early 20th century in New Orleans with small bands of five-to-seven players. Jazz is a music … Continue reading

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De Bono Six Thinking Hats Method Summary


See on Scoop.it – Global Leaders Quote from the book: “Six Thinking Hat can help you think better, make right decisions, explore new ideas. De Bono Unscrambles the thinking process” Anne Egros‘s insight: Excellent Method For Managing Brainstorming Group Sessions … Continue reading

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Are Sociability And Klout Scores Related To Innovation ?


See on Scoop.it – Global Leaders In the past decade, the word “friend” became a verb, the word “like” became a noun, and “tweet” became more than a birdsong. In the original article “Do You Hire For IQ Or Klout … Continue reading

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Beyond Motivation: How to Engage Employees To Boost The Economy


According to the latest Gallup survey on American employee’s productivity conducted in 201,  only 29% of employees were engaged or involved and enthusiastic about their job. In contrast 71 % of full-time workers, were “not engaged” including 20% miserable or actively disengaged. These findings … Continue reading

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Effective Problem Solving In Multicultural Teams


[tweetmeme source=”AnneEgros”] > The Edward de Bono‘s Six Thinking Hats method is a very practical approach to problem solving, making decisions and exploring new ideas. Although it has not been specifically designed for multicultural teams, this tool is very effective … Continue reading

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Praise and Incentives: Are Carrots Worse Than Sticks?


How many times do you say  “good job” or  “I am proud of you” to your kids ? Do you give them money or buy them candies if they behave well or get good marks at school? What about your … Continue reading

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How To Become A Successful Innovator Part II: Set The Stage


[tweetmeme source=”AnneEgros”] In my previous post I talked about why you need to break the rules and un-learn things to be a creative person.  Here, I will share some ideas for discussion on how to foster innovation in organizations. Let … Continue reading

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