Make September the time to improve your creativity

A series of open innovation and creative thinking skills inLondon and Manchester, run by Andy Green are now on offer in September. Designed to improve the skills and confidence of all grades and abilities the sessions combine practical skills and personal development while working on live work problems. Run by the Chartered Institute of Public […]

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Our ‘broken society’ needs a ‘Peter Beardsley’ and a ‘Waddle’

Talk of the UK being a ‘broken society’ makes me angry. A failure to put things in perspective may cost us dearly, economically, socially, emotionally – and creatively. Prior to the recent ‘highly localised riots in three main English conurbations’ I wrote a blog about how, on an individual level, if you want to achieve […]

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8 flexible and creative thinking tips for responding to ‘the riots’

The riots across the UK have shown the worst – and the best of people. The film of a young man being callously mugged on the street while being injured can make you despair of humanity. Yet, the widespread responses of people positively demonstrating their reaction to mindless destruction can equally warm your heart – […]

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Why creative people need to give themselves a ‘Chris Waddle’

  If you want to achieve anything in life, every so often you need to give yourself a ‘Chris Waddle’. Let me explain. The other day a friend of mine let himself down badly. He had an important sales presentation to make, and frankly, he did not do himself justice. Instead of getting top marks, […]

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