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A Year In Review: Our Favorite Posts from 2016
A Year In Review: Our Favorite Posts from 2016
As we wind up 2016, we're taking a look back at our most popular posts of the year. Read on for info on Cognitive Biases, Creativity and the origins of Forness® thinking. All of us at Ideas To Go ...
The Passing of a Pioneer
The Passing of a Pioneer
A note from Ideas To Go CEO, Ed Harrington: Fred S. Meyer, creative genius and Founder of Ideas To Go, passed away on October 27, 2016. Fred was a wonderful, wonderful person and I—along with my ...
How Distraction and Creative Play Help You Think
How Distraction and Creative Play Help You Think
Have a penchant for doodling, flipping a felt tip, or bending paper clips? There's a good reason for it—being distracted can help you think. NYU researchers recently released a study finding that ...
A Fan Letter to Neil deGrasse Tyson
A Fan Letter to Neil deGrasse Tyson
I love continuous learning—especially when it results in either re-igniting my passion for what I do or making me question how I do it. I find that one person does both every time I listen to him ...
Isaac Asimov Asks, “How Do People Get New Ideas?”
Isaac Asimov Asks, “How Do People Get New Ideas?”
I recently came across an article on the MIT Technology Review titled "Isaac Asimov Asks, "How Do People Get New Ideas?" I was excited to read that in 1959, Asimov described to a T the process we use ...
Don't Mind the Devil: Ignoring the Details to Focus Your Vision
Don't Mind the Devil: Ignoring the Details to Focus Your Vision
As a follow-up to our November newsletter on creativity training for your career, Creative Consumers® associate Jeremy Wang shares his perspective on the benefits of creativity training, and how he ...