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3 Keys to Avoiding Groupthink When Collaborating

Posted by Jay Terwilliger on May 30, 2012

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Topics: Jay Terwilliger, groupthink, creative thinking, Collaboration, Championed Teamwork, brainstorming

Let's not confuse good brainstorming with the new "Groupthink".

Posted by Jay Terwilliger on March 22, 2012

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Topics: creativity, Jay Terwilliger, Ideas, groupthink, Collaboration, brainstorming

Why is the sky blue? -- three tips for innovation

Posted by Creative Realities on June 26, 2011


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Topics: Jay Terwilliger, Relaxed Concentration, creative thinking, Innovation, Collaboration, 9 Critical Success Factors, breakthrough innovation, Essentials for Innovation, brainstorming, creative thinking skills, changing the game, connection making

Global Innovation. It's 5 O'clock somewhere

Posted by Creative Realities on June 20, 2011

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Topics: Jay Terwilliger, culture, Creating an Innovation Team, Collaboration, 9 Critical Success Factors, breakthrough innovation

Tony Hsieh: Culture is King at Zappos

Posted by Creative Realities on June 16, 2011

Culture is king at Zappos.  Last week at the World Innovation Forum, Tony Hsieh told the audience that there are five things Zappos does to build and cultivate their unique company culture focused on customer service.

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Topics: Chris Dolan, culture, Collaboration, leadership

TOP 10 Innovation Retweets from March 2011

Posted by Creative Realities on April 22, 2011

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Topics: creativity, trends, Lorie Lin, questions, Innovation, Collaboration, brainstorming

Buyer Beware: In Innovation, One Size Does Not Fit All

Posted by Creative Realities on March 23, 2011

Mashable came out with an article yesterday titled, "Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid on your Company Blog", and listed Making it All About You as number two . So naturally after seeing this I second guessed myself on whether or not I should post the following video of Clay Maxwell, a Business Innovationist and frequent contributor to this blog, illustrating why Creative Realities is not your average consulting firm. However, in thinking about the video and its message, I do believe that at its core it's less about us as a company tooting our own horn and more about what you as the audience can take away from watching and learning from it.

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Topics: Clay Maxwell, Amanda Hines, Innovation, Collaboration, Management

Managing (Someone Else's) Process - Facilitation Trepidation?

Posted by Creative Realities on March 22, 2011

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Topics: creativity, facilitation, Clay Maxwell, Innovation, Collaboration

TOP 10 Innovation Retweets from February 2011

Posted by Creative Realities on March 15, 2011

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Topics: creativity, Clay Maxwell, trends, Innovation, Collaboration

An UnBirthday Tribute

Posted by Creative Realities on March 10, 2011

Today is Shel Silverstein's unbirthday and to celebrate I am dedicating today's post to him.

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Topics: Amanda Hines, WildCards, creative thinking, Collaboration, brainstorming