Posts Tagged: creativity

Getting started in the creative industries: review of Creative Review

I bought the current (August 2016) edition of Creative Review (CR) because of its focus on getting started in the creative economy. My work as mentor frequently brings me into contact with people wanting guidance in this area. The edition comprises

Getting started in the creative industries: review of Creative Review

I bought the current (August 2016) edition of Creative Review (CR) because of its focus on getting started in the creative economy. My work as mentor frequently brings me into contact with people wanting guidance in this area. The edition comprises

Professionalism in writing: for National Stationery Week (II)

The week beginning 25 April is, in the UK at least, National Stationery Week (#natstatweek). Wednesday is World Stationery Day (#WorldStationeryDay). This post is designed as the second in a mini-series for the occasion. A doctoral researcher in the department

Professionalism in writing: for National Stationery Week (II)

The week beginning 25 April is, in the UK at least, National Stationery Week (#natstatweek). Wednesday is World Stationery Day (#WorldStationeryDay). This post is designed as the second in a mini-series for the occasion. A doctoral researcher in the department

Technology for writing: for National Stationery Week (I)

The week beginning 25 April is, in the UK at least, National Stationery Week (#natstatweek). Wednesday is, I believe, World Stationery Day (#WorldStationeryDay). So here’s what is planned as the first post of a mini-series on writing. Marketing types — and

Technology for writing: for National Stationery Week (I)

The week beginning 25 April is, in the UK at least, National Stationery Week (#natstatweek). Wednesday is, I believe, World Stationery Day (#WorldStationeryDay). So here’s what is planned as the first post of a mini-series on writing. Marketing types — and

Creative Business: a review

Creative business: 10 lessons to help you build a business your way (Volante, 2010) by Tobias Nielsen, Dominic Power, and Margret Sigrun Sigurdardottir, is a tool designed to help creatives wise up on the business side of creativity. As the

Creative Business: a review

Creative business: 10 lessons to help you build a business your way (Volante, 2010) by Tobias Nielsen, Dominic Power, and Margret Sigrun Sigurdardottir, is a tool designed to help creatives wise up on the business side of creativity. As the

An experiment in writing: the ambient noise of cafes

I enjoy working in cafés. Favorites include (in Cambridge), West Café and Grads.  Which means that I was interested when research on the effect of ambient noise on  productivity and creativity, published in the Journal of Consumer Research, was discussed and

An experiment in writing: the ambient noise of cafes

I enjoy working in cafés. Favorites include (in Cambridge), West Café and Grads.  Which means that I was interested when research on the effect of ambient noise on  productivity and creativity, published in the Journal of Consumer Research, was discussed and

Managing the emergent: hubs and how to handle them

Originally posted on tim horton_ blog:
Even as a mobile workaholic, June is not generally when I feel the itch to work outside, so it was counter intuitive of the state government to hold the ‘Peel St Festival’ on a…

Managing the emergent: hubs and how to handle them

Originally posted on tim horton_ blog:
Even as a mobile workaholic, June is not generally when I feel the itch to work outside, so it was counter intuitive of the state government to hold the ‘Peel St Festival’ on a…

A creative festival in print form: Philip Gross

Monographer writes: Sometimes in publishing there’s an opportunity to do something both genuinely creative and unique. An example is the forthcoming publication described below, which I’m very much looking forward to publishing. The book: Caves of Making provides a sustained exploration,

A creative festival in print form: Philip Gross

Monographer writes: Sometimes in publishing there’s an opportunity to do something both genuinely creative and unique. An example is the forthcoming publication described below, which I’m very much looking forward to publishing. The book: Caves of Making provides a sustained exploration,