Tips ‘n’ Tools

The creative problem solving process – from dream to reality

17 September 2022 / Creative Problem Solving, Featured

Creative problem solving is absolutely crucial to as individuals or organisations. Here's how to access more inventiveness.

Stop wasting time being stuck. Do this instead.

23 May 2020 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving

Having been doing comedy Improv for nearly a decade, there’s this mantra about affirming the ideas of your stage partners, ...

10 Actionable Job Visibility Tips That Work Like a Charm

13 May 2020 / All Posts, Influencing and Persuasion

Of all the roles I've had since 2010, not one of them came through a CV posted on Indeed.com or ...

How to keep to your point when presenting

14 May 2019 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving, Presentations

Ever started talking about something only to find yourself going completely off track? For all those who thought the only way ...

3 ways to tap your creativity at work

24 January 2016 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving, Featured

Here are 3 ways to trigger the creative brain, and fire off solutions and ideas, before filtering for the best option.

How companies crush creativity

19 July 2015 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving, Featured

Even when companies know the value of creativity, they unwittingly block it from happening. Here are some of the subtle and ...

3 ways to instantly increase your focus

16 March 2015 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving, Featured

Motivation is like catching butterflies. Even if you work out what drives you now, that can change tomorrow. Are you one ...

20 reasons why you’re not creative

8 February 2015 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving

The very word 'creative' is a tripwire to many people.  After all, unless you're paid to produce a video or ...

The little known and incredibly easy way to boost your creativity

9 November 2013 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving

Why do you get your best ideas when walking to the toilet or pouring a coffee? Find out why here and how to make being resourceful a part of your daily practice.

10 ways to keep ideas flowing

22 December 2011 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving, Effective Communication

Brainstorming conversations can topple into idea-crushing ones.  It's easy to hear yourself saying, "No, I don't like that idea.  I've ...