Create In a Flash Book

Here are your creativity cooking lessons – videos of a group working on a real problem using the Creative Problem-Solving process. Below the cooking lessons are your creativity kitchen tools — the PDF’s and templates you can use to train a team or teach a class. Scroll down further and find the complete interviews of innovators we highlight in Create in Flash. Enjoy!
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Create in a Flash: A leader's recipe for breakthrough innovation

Just as you follow a recipe to cook a great meal, there is a recipe to create great ideas. Create in a Flash is for leaders who know that in order to grow their organizations, they need to generate ideas and solutions on demand. With Flash, you’ll learn the recipe, why it works, and how to use it to be more effective and innovative in life and at work.

Videos

Intro to Creative Problem-Solving
video 1

Identify your
Goal/Wish/Challenge

video 2

Gather
Data

video 3

Clarify the Problem:
Creative Questions

video 4

Clarify the Problem:
Why? What’s Stopping Me?

video 5

Selecting the
Best Problem

video 6

How to do a
Warm-up

video 7

Generate Ideas:
Sticky Notes + Forced Connections

video 8

Generating ideas:
Brainwriting

video 9

Selecting the
Best Ideas

video 10

Develop Solutions:
PPCo

video 11

Generating
Action Steps

video 12

Create Your
Action Plan

video 13

CPS: The Whole Process

Roger reviews the entire Creative Problem-Solving process

video 14

The Whole Shebang!

Roger reviews the entire Creative Problem-Solving process

Interviews

Innovation in Economic Development
with Jane Fischer
Innovation in Education
with Mary Bennett
Innovation in Business
with Erik Eustice
Innovation in Agriculture
with SK Herefords (Phillip Keppler)
Innovation in the Church
with Father Jack Ledwon
Innovation In Medicine
with Dr. Robert Gatewood