In the times that are rapidly changing when a single event like a flu virus can create a global crisis, it is of utmost importance for every company to form a team of creative professionals ready to face different business challenges.
Listen to the story of how two scientists, Guthrie and Snow, were able to break the gender bias that said that all Palaeolithic cave paintings were made by male individuals and prove that the first artists in human history were females.
Creativity starts with curiosity. Curiosity to discover what lies behind that hill is what made early humans leave Mother Africa and conquer the entire planet. Curiosity to explore and explain the world around them led them to develop religion, philosophy and science.
With curiosity being so essential to creative thinking, I decided to share with you a few tips for cultivating your curiosity.
Imagine being able to play on a music instrument 100% accurately a complex musical piece you have just heard. Or being able to paint like an experienced realist painter from memory an image you saw years ago. Though rare, some people can do just that and much more. These super-humans are also known as savants.
Every day we are led into forming certain opinions and making individual decisions. Our thinking is influenced on a subconscious level by our family, friends, the media, politics… you name it. The psychological process behind this subtle mind control is called ’priming’. In this podcast episode, I explain in detail the process of priming, how to avoid its harmful effects and how to use it for your personal and creative growth.
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