Creative Collaboration in Brisbane, Australia

This week I’m in Brisbane, Australia, visiting the School of Music at the University of Queensland. I’m giving a series of talks related to music education, performance, and creativity. Here are a couple of links: Piano Collaboration Workshop: A local piano duo will perform Thursday afternoon, followed by an open discussion about music performance and… Read More Creative Collaboration in Brisbane, Australia

Everyday Innovation

Have you ever modified something you bought, to make it work better, or to serve your own unique needs? Have you ever created something from scratch to solve a problem? This is what innovation researchers call “consumer innovation” or “household innovation,” and it turns out it’s surprisingly common. MIT Professor Eric von Hippel, long famous… Read More Everyday Innovation