Dr. Roger Firestien’s Blog: Innovation Espresso®
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The First Instinct Fallacy means going with your first impression of what you think is correct because your first instinct is the best.
You have certainly heard the phrase, “Think outside the box.”, but here is a new phrase to try on: “Think outside the biological.” Find out what I mean, and why it is SO IMPORTANT when you’re trying to solve a problem.
I recently realized that the last that you folks heard from me was in May. Time flies! Here’s a peek at what I’ve been working on.
The answer to “How do you move people from a one-off creative team meeting to internalizing principles of creativity in your work and life?”
Don’t be afraid of the open space. Don’t worry about being bored. When you are bored, your imagination kicks in, and your brain goes to a creative place.
What do stampeding cows, waffle irons, tractors, heart doctors, farmers, flying drones, and pacemakers have in common? They are all featured in my new video courses published through the OpenSesame learning platform!
Working with an actual client on a real problem, I’ll guide you through the entire Creative Problem-Solving process, from identifying an initial goal to developing specific action plans.
I’m offering a full online course on facilitating the Creative Problem-Solving process and it is FREE!
This coronavirus pandemic has shown us what I’ve been telling people for 40 years: we are ALL creative and we all create in different and valuable ways.
Throughout her life, Mom has been a doer, a mover, and a changemaker in the lives of those around her. See what she’s doing during this COVID-19 pandemic.
I want to take you on an eight-minute vacation to one of my favorite places, the farm.
What is it that you love? What is it that you are passionate about? What must you do? Whatever it is, do it for love. Do it to make a difference in the world.
The number one myth about creativity is that only a few people are creative, and those people are artists and musicians. THIS IS FALSE.
If you want creative ideas, you need creative questions. Lots of them. How do you do that? I’ll tell you how.
On September 19 at the Museum of Science, I officially launched my latest book, Create in a Flash: A leader’s recipe for breakthrough innovation.
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