The end (and a new beginning)

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

I’m not a big one for New Year resolutions. However, January is a good time to reflect on where you’re at and think about what you’d like to…

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Successful innovators might have ‘toddler syndrome’

Monday, December 17, 2018

If you have ever spent more than three minutes with a toddler it is extremely likely that they will have asked you the short and sweet question, ‘Why?’…

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Good enough and the battle of perfectionism

Friday, December 14, 2018

My dad is a perfectionist. It’s really annoying because even the small simple jobs take ages. When I was about 15 and still living with my parents I…

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Top tips to innovate with confidence

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Recently I had the pleasure of recording a webinar with Roland Harwood, co-founder of global innovation agency 100%Open, about his experiences and insights on innovation. I first met…

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Everything I didn’t know about video games

Monday, October 22, 2018

When you think about video games – what springs to mind? When I think of video games, I go back to my childhood. It started with Nintendo Game…

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3 tips for creative leaders

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

A couple of weeks ago I interviewed Kirstin Kaszubowska, innovation and creativity expert about her thoughts and experiences helping individuals and teams to think creatively. One of the questions…

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Is sleeping like a sloth the key to productivity and creativity?

Friday, October 5, 2018

A guest blog by Vanessa Longley. In my last blog I explained the connection between a good night’s sleep and increased productivity and creativity. Here’s where I explain…

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Let’s sleep on it some more… How sleep and creative thinking are connected. Part one.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

A guest blog by Vanessa Longley. Last year, as part of my MSc in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership studies I wanted to understand more about the connection between sleep and…

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Creativity. What is it good for?

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

A guest blog by Becky Slack. Creativity. When you say that word, what type of person or job role do you think of? Artist? Writer? Designer? Many people…

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Let’s sleep on it

Thursday, June 22, 2017

A guest blog by Vanessa Longley. What else are you doing while you are reading this blog? I’m guessing you’re doing at least one other activity. Most likely…

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