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COGNITIVE DIVERSITY AND SHIFTING PERSPECTIVES

When we hear the word diversity, we often think of demographic diversity. The top-four common associations with diversity are generally race, ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation. However, cognitive diversity is just as important as demographic diversity. Cognitive diversity simply refers to how someone thinks: opinions, world views, beliefs, and styles...

REAL OR REAL FAKE?

What am I doing? I can’t possibly go through with it. Everyone will find out that I don’t know what I’m doing.  Have you ever experienced those types of thoughts? Unfortunately, many of us have. We suddenly feel incompetent, like we don’t belong. We feel if someone were to discover...
Creativity, Education May 5, 2022

AGILITY, PERSPECTIVE, AND YOUR IMAGINATION

When you think of agility, what are a few words that come to mind? Are they words that typically correspond with athletic prowess—flexibility, quickness, dexterity? What about expanding our ideas of agility into other areas of our lives? Could it be incorporated and applied into our organizational skills and how...
CEO Thoughts, Creativity, Education September 9, 2020

Hey You! Be More Creative! But What Does That Mean?

The robots are coming. Wait! They are already here! 5G and quantum computing are already here. We keep warning people that the sky is falling and we need to be more creative in order to prepare for the tech advancements on the horizon. We need to retool our workforce and...
CEO Thoughts, Education September 3, 2020

The 16 Diamond Tools of Creative Thinking

Creative thinking is now the most sought after skill in the workforce, especially during this pandemic crisis. The main problem is people don’t truly understand creativity, how to identify it in applicants, and how to develop it within their current team members. Research shows that it's child-like curiosity and creative...