Who Killed Creativity? How Can We Get Creativity Back?

5) The Rescuers: Creative Thinking Rescue Strategies (Keynote)


Creativity Rescue Strategy

How leaders can build a truly creative culture.

Creativity can occur in any company on a haphazard basis. But how can leaders promote creative thinking as a way to solve problems better, faster and more cost effectively?

THIS SESSION focuses on the key rescue strategies and works through them to show participants how they can use these strategies to develop their creative thinking skills. It reveals a model for developing creative thinking that directly addresses the key creative thinking blockers, and works towards creating a positive organizational culture that supports creative thinking and innovation. The practical and immediately applicable approach provides a valuable structure for promoting creative thinking on an ongoing basis.

Rescue approaches include:

1. Enquiry: Opening up thinking.
2. Exploration: Imagining options.
3. Solution: Making connections.
4. Application: Testing for implementation.

At the end of this session participants will have learnt a practical model for developing creative thinking and will have had practice in using it.