Just Published: A Comprehensive Overview of Creativity Research

Now available from Oxford University Press: Explaining Creativity: The Science of Human Innovation, Second Edition http://www.explainingcreativity.com When I published the first edition of Explaining Creativity in 2006, it was the first overview of creativity research. Since that time, the field has matured significantly, with two more textbook overviews (by Mark Runco and Robert Weisberg) and several… Read More Just Published: A Comprehensive Overview of Creativity Research

Making the Changes: Improvisation and Business

Today I’m at the University of Guelph, near Toronto Canada, giving a keynote at a conference that’s applying jazz improvisation to business challenges. It’s hosted by a large research grant that’s based here: “Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice” (generally known as ICASP); I’ve been an external consultant on this grant from the beginning over five… Read More Making the Changes: Improvisation and Business