• Creativity and Innovation

    Week Six

    I found the brainstorming/ideation tool effective because it enables a wider group effort when trying to build on a central idea. With an unbiased set of people determined to defer judgment, it is one way to truly get wild, out there ideas that could potentially have an effect on the issue. With the multiple stages of diverge and converge, it…

  • Creativity and Innovation

    Week Seven

    I think some of the critical factors in a successful CPS process are: Crazy ideas often and early, to allow all the silly, insane ideas come first. They will be wild and out there, but will allow the creative juices to start flowing so the more reasonable, well-thought ideas come out. A strong facilitator across all the steps, this was…

  • Creativity and Innovation

    Week Four

    The Idea and Mind map will be helpful to being creative as it will allow me to start at one central idea or concept and build out from there. Starting out from the centre it allows you to come up with major ideas and break it down further and further. Even arriving at new, unthought of and original ideas. You…

  • Creativity and Innovation

    Week Three

    My three creative blocks are as follows: Self-doubt, negative talk. Lack of Motivation Fear I determined I could break through them with perseverance, help from people close to me, and courage to press forward. To work through each problem as it comes up with careful thought and not let the self-doubt and negativity get in my way. For the lack…