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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Sunday, 28 August 2011 - 8:07am
Thinking_preference_Leadership_hbdi_seven_keys_business_leadership.png Just preparing to fly to Townsville for the Australian Housing Institutes Leadership Retreat where I will help up and coming leaders understand thier own thinking preferences and what it means as a Leader.
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Here are some of the things we will be doing ...
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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Tuesday, 1 March 2011 - 10:12am

BIIG eBookWant to make it highly Memorable and Action Oriented so everyone gets long lasting benefit from it - even for people who couldn't attend?

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Posted by: Bill Jarrard on Friday, 24 December 2010 - 7:14pm

The gap -- the space between where we are and where we need to be. The gap -- where the energizing opportunities lie. The gap -- where innovative people, teams, and organizations live. The gap -- where applied creativity is the critical difference between success and failure.

 

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Friday, 12 November 2010 - 11:09am

2 part Blog - Part 1 - FYI...

Edward de Bono has just been announced as a keynote speaker at the Queensland Studies Authority (http://www.qsa.qld.edu.au/) 2010 conference on the Australian curriculum P-12. - 28–30 April 2010  Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

"The conference will explore key issues, opportunities and challenges the new Australian curriculum will bring for schools — the number one topic on school agendas around the country."

Well worth a look!!

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Friday, 12 November 2010 - 11:09am

How do you optimize your creativity???

I am interested to know as the 15th Annual International Creativity Conference in Africa (ACRE) is currently underway| 6 – 9 OCTOBER 2009 | at Klein Kariba Resort north of Johannesburg.

as well as the 4th Annual International Creativity Conference for Educators was held 4-6 October - demonstrating the need for creativity in education.

The theme for both conferences is "Optimizing Your Creativity"

What are some ways you can Optimize Your Creativity??

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Tuesday, 28 December 2010 - 4:57pm

The halfway mark for European Year of Creativity and Innovation is nearly here and it is hard to see what has been achieved. Does setting aside a period of time really promote creativity??

Events such as EYCI 2009 and Australian Innovation Festival need to do much more than come up with new definitions and list events on their websites.

EYCI 2009 definition = "Creativity is a driver for innovation and a key factor for the development of personal, occupational, entrepreneurial and social competences and the well-being of all individuals in society."

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Tuesday, 28 December 2010 - 8:01pm

Have you been to CPSI?? It was a must thing to do on my list as I was developing my creativity.

Bill and I attended in 2005.

 

They are running an innovative session/webinar as part of this year's program on 2 June. Learn about the Creative Problem Solving Institute that will be held in Boston from June 21-24 - This year's theme is "The Revolution of Creativity"

 

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Monday, 27 December 2010 - 7:03pm

Over 2000 peeple heard Tony Buzan put the 'So What" into the Happiness and its causes conference.

After the first day full of psychology, neurology, pharmacology etc Tony worked with the audience to explore the 'Applicology". What is the meaning of happiness, and what happens if you get the wrong formula. Does everything connect to everything else" as Da Vinci advises and how does that relate to what we are interested in?

These are some of the powerful questions posed (and answered) at the conference.

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Posted by: Jennifer Goddard on Wednesday, 4 March 2009 - 11:12am
ACA, conference, creativity

Can you have a conference that is creative ??

How do you get the right blend between content, speakers, venue, events and a creative twist to help make it more memorable.

 

The American Creativity Conference is on next week in Philadelphia - the theme for this year is Exploring Places, Crossing Boundaries, Breaking Through.

 

Check out the Mind Events Calendar for a summary

 

Or go to their website for more updates

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