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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I’m a fundraiser. Crowdfunding. How hard can it be?

Friday, July 13, 2018

Earlier this year I launched a crowdfund to get an idea off the ground. I’ve called it the Lucidity Network. I thought it might be helpful to share…

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If we are all the same how will we ever innovate?

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Recently I was interviewed about innovation in the charity sector, and I’m sorry to say that when asked, I struggled to name any campaigns or services that I’d…

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Radical or incremental when it comes to innovation the key word is confidence

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Innovation is an old-fashioned term these days. It seems that to keep it sexy you’ve got to use a prefix. Disruptive or radical, marginal or incremental. We can’t…

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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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We’re all on the same team, we just speak different languages

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Three years ago, at the International Fundraising Congress (IFC) in the Netherlands, myself and a colleague were running a session on creativity and innovation. The last 15 minutes…

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Do you have an inner voice that sucks your confidence? You are not alone.

Friday, March 30, 2018

When I read sweeping research claims I do tend to take them with a pinch of salt. Here’s one ‘Women don’t apply for jobs unless 100% qualified and…

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Because learning to solve problems is more useful than having a right answer

Sunday, February 4, 2018

When I was 8 years old I knew all the flags of the world. When I was 16 I knew about Pythagoras theorem and when I was 21…

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Why I’m excited about something I’ve never seen

Thursday, January 25, 2018

A guest blog by Stephanie Harvey. More often than not I find I attend a training session and, when it’s good, I leave brimming with ideas and enthusiasm….

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Do you want to know why I’m out of my comfort zone right now?

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

In my quest to help others succeed at innovation, I often challenge people to get out of their comfort zones, expand their knowledge and try something new. Diversity…

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