Every individual and organisation need to generate ideas, whether it’s for problem-solving, innovation, creative campaigns, planning or strategies. Brainstorming workshops is still by far the best way to generate a ton of ideas, in a compressed space of time.
However, if there is one thing that stifles the creativity of a brainstorming session, that is the fear that the idea that you propose is deemed as a ‘bad’ idea.
Try using the ‘No Bad Ideas Brainstorming’ exercise. Its incredibly simple, but incredibly effective.
Workshops are becoming a more and more popular forum for brainstorming, planning and learning, whether it’s a new business idea, project or program. When done well, they are super productive and a great way to get people engaged, maybe in a way they haven’t before. They also can be very fun, however its important to organise them well to save y...
The world thrives on great ideas. Its great ideas that bring us great innovation, great products and great inventions. We are hard-wired to solve problems, be creative, and innovate. We do it every day; sometimes knowingly, sometimes not.
But how do you make great ideas happen? Sometimes we get so stuck in the ‘hamster wheel’ of life, we can’t ...
Someone asked me recently, “how do you plan your day”?
My answer? “Not very well!”
However, I have found a system that works for me. Its really simple, but it works.
I have tried many systems. But my biggest problem is that I have so much going on at once, if I don’t have a way to log ideas and tasks IMMEDIATELY as they come into my head, I oft...