Creativity Gateway: How to Enhance Use of Creative Thinking

Using current science of creativity, learn how you can boost your daily practice of creativity.
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

The Creativity Gateway is a systematic approach for applying greater creativity using principles and building blocks based on the latest understanding and science of creativity. Armed with the true facts and tools you will become more creative. You will learn techniques for Supercharging Your Creative Energy; Expanding Your Knowledge Base; and Enhancing Your Networking to boost your creativity.

What are the requirements?

  • English

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Goal: Enhance Your Use of Creativity
  • Objective: You will learn principles based on current understanding of the creative process. Apply building blocks based on these principles, you learn methods to boost your daily use of creativity.

What is the target audience?

  • Engineers
  • Accountants
  • Lawyers
  • Scientists
  • Artists
  • Programmers

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to the Creativity Gateway
03:13

An introduction to the creativeNsights approach to creativity enhancement.

07:39

This lecture provides the rationale for the importance of creativity enhancement for virtually everyone.

Section 2: What We Know from the Science of Creativity
06:32

This lecture describes the basis for the science of creativity and how the generalized creative process really works.

07:26

In this lecture you will learn how the creative process is powered by knowledge not innate talent. The types of knowledge critical to creativity and involvement of different parts of the brain are explained.

03:00

This lecture explains the reasons that energy is critical to the creative process and what aspects of creative energy are most important.

02:52

This lecture illustrates the results showing how collaboration fostered by networking is vital to the creative process.

04:48

The science of creativity is pulled together into significant principles that are used to form the building blocks of Creativity Gateway enhancement.

Section 3: Supercharge Your Creative Energy
05:52

This lecture describes components of creative energy that can be reinforced to boost creativity. Commitment and time management techniques are detailed as important energy facets.

07:14

This lecture includes methods to build on our strengths and fortify attitudes crucial to creativity.

09:10

Ways to stimulate your creative melting pot, find inspiration and personalize your environment for creativity.

Section 4: Expand Your Creative Knowledge Base
05:24

This lecture contains general approaches for expanding your creative knowledge base and tips for how to practice the creative process.

04:57

This lecture includes specific methods for expanding deep knowledge of your field and broad knowledge of other fields.

03:18

This lecture includes tips for studying the creative problem and dealing with information throughout the creative process.

Section 5: Enhance Your Networking for Creativity
05:18

General techniques for networking enrichment and specific methods for enhancing communication skills are described.

03:56

Proper use of social networking, choosing optimal connections and use of Effective Meeting principles are described.

Section 6: Putting It All Together
01:18

Brief conclusion along with encouragement to complete your creativity plan.

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Instructor Biography

Jerry L. Newman, CREATIVE Leader

Jerry L. Newman holds a bachelor's degree in biology and doctorate in biochemistry. He is the author of Creativity Gateway to Breakthrough Solutions. He has been a product innovation leader for over 25 years at companies such as S.C. Johnson and Johnson & Johnson. Under his leadership over 60 products have been commercialized. Trained as a scientist, his passions are creativity and innovation based on science and technology. He believes that technology developed by people can greatly enhance the health and lives of individuals. He is the originator of the the Creativity Gateway, CREATIVE culture and Lions of Innovation and author of papers on these innovation leadership concepts. He has also authored numerous scientific papers and is a patent holder for a number of inventions.

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