Tag Archives: creativity

The freedom of creativity

There is a great sense of achievement when you create something out of nothing. Today I was making a birthday cake for my mum and although it took some time to complete it left me with a really positive feeling. … Continue reading

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Ridicule is nothing to be scared of

I have written many times about the importance of creativity in the workplace and particularly within communication teams. We also know that given the tough economic climate and the developments with technology we need to do things differently, try new … Continue reading

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Keeping it fresh

I am sure nobody turns up at work wanting to do a bad job. There is no job satisfaction from achieving just the minimum from your day. For professional communicators there is no way they can just tread water because … Continue reading

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Creativity and leadership

The subject of leadership was being much discussed during my day. I was interested to listen to a talk by Drew Povey who is the headteacher of Harrop Fold School, in Little Hulton. It was great to hear the views … Continue reading

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Communication by numbers

When we are busy and have a lot to do being able to rely on simple processes and systems can be helpful. It speeds things up and means we can stop thinking and just follow the 1, 2, 3 and … Continue reading

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Rising to the challenge of being creative

I have often thought that I needed to develop my creative skills. I come from a family that includes artists who can create interesting items, pictures and sculptures. Although I did managed to get my O Level Art I can’t … Continue reading

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Everyday creativity

For anyone working in the so-called creative industries do you ever question whether you are really being creative? It was something I challenged myself with this week. I have just started an online course called ‘Everyday Creativity’ which made me … Continue reading

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