Parkes Michael. Creativity

Rawlinson brainstorming

 Rawlinson brainstorming technique Author: J. G. Rawlinson,  1970 This technique  does not emphasize group interaction. It is especially useful for untrained groups because there is no...
Rafał Olbiński. Creativity

Imaginary brainstorming

Imaginary brainstorming - specificity and procedure steps This method is like Classic Brainstorming, but with a slight differences. Procedure Steps 1. The leader creates a problem statement. When defining...
Erik Johansson. Flow and creativity

How To Get Into “The Zone”

Author: Lior Grossman     liorgrossman.wordpress The zone is a peak state where you’re positively immersed and focused in a single activity. Some people call this...
Artwork Roman Grassuta, improve your creativity

Synectics

Synectics: Essence, Principles and Stages Etimology: The term Synectics was derived from the Greek words syn –meaning “ bringing together” and  ectikos meaning “diversity”, so...
Role play. Geniuses.

Role Playing as a Creative Problem Solving Technique

Role Playing 1. Authors Rick Griggs, Michael Michalko. 2. History Role Playing as a group brainstorming method invented during the 1980s by business guru Rick Griggs. Later Michael...
Art by Oleg Turchin. Creativity technique

“What if?” – A powerful creativity and possibility thinking technique

"What if?" - creativity, possibility thinking and problem solving technique 1. Authors: Edward de Bono, Paul Sloane 2. History The "What If...?" technique is rooted in Thought...
Jim Warren. To live in the flow

Live Life at the Limits: How to Hack Your Flow

Steven Kotler, New York Times bestselling author  artofmanliness.com Researchers define flow as an “optimal state of consciousness,” a peak state where we feel our best...
Michael Cheval Enhance Creativity

Rotating roles

Rotating roles, variations and procedure steps Rotating between roles allows participants to bring forward different views in that role or position as a process owner...
Chris Buzelli Artworks Surrealism

Blue slips technique

Blue slips technique as the type of group brainstorming  Method was developed by C. C. Crawford of the University of Southern California (USA) in the 1920s. It...
Rafal Olbinski. Enhance creativity

Classical and modern creativity  techniques

Matrix of the main creativity techniques I. Three pillars of  activating creativity 1. Classical Brainstorming (Alex Osborn). 2. Synectics (William Gordon). 3. Morphological Analysis (Fritz Zwicky). 1. Classical brainstorming 1.1....
Jacek Yerka Creativity

Snowballing technique

Snowballing technique as the type of brainstorming It is so called on the analogy of the increasing size of a snowball when rolled down a...
Erik Johnson. Creative ideation

Wildest Idea Technique

Generating truly outrageous and fantasy ideas Types of Brainstorming The underlying application of this tool is to discover breakthrough ideas for process, product, or service improvements. This...