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creativity : the ability to create — Webster
create : to produce through imaginative skill — Webster
Creativity refers to the invention or origination of any new thing (a product, solution, artwork, literary work, joke, etc.) that has value. “New” may refer to the individual creator or the society or domain within which novelty occurs. “Valuable”, similarly, may be defined in a variety of ways. The range of scholarly interest in creativity includes a multitude of definitions and approaches involving several disciplines; psychology, cognitive science, education, philosophy (particularly philosophy of science), technology, theology, sociology, linguistics, business studies and economics, taking in the relationship between creativity and general intelligence, mental and neurological processes associated with creativity, the relationships between personality type and creative ability and between creativity and mental health, the potential for fostering creativity through education and training, especially as augmented by technology, and the application of creative resources to improve the effectiveness of learning and teaching processes. — Wikipedia
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Brain region that motivates behavior change...
on October 24, 2017 at 2:56 pm
Ever been stuck in a rut? Researchers found that stimulating a region of the brain called the posterior cingulate cortex can lead to changes in routine behavior. Neurons there ramp up their firing rates, then peak just before a pattern shifts. Knowing this could help businesses better understand how to spur employee innovation, exploration and creativity. […]
Study shows untapped creativity in workforce
on October 11, 2017 at 4:04 pm
With the U.S. economy less reliant on manufacturing, creativity and innovation are of increasing value. Arts graduates, and others who have developed and honed their creative skills, can be critical assets. […]
To kickstart creativity, offer money, not...
on October 4, 2017 at 8:20 pm
The best way to reward creativity is not with social-recognition awards such as plaques or other plaudits. According to new research, it's all about the money. […]
Seeking feedback not always sufficient for...
on September 27, 2017 at 2:09 pm
It is widely believed that seeking feedback from colleagues, managers, friends and family enhances employees’ creativity. But is this always the case? No, a positive effect depends on the work environment. […]
Listening to happy music may enhance divergent...
on September 7, 2017 at 6:27 pm
Listening to happy music may help generate more, innovative solutions compared to listening to silence, according to a study. […]