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August 2012

Setting up the conditions for creativity

A couple of weeks ago I spoke on innovation at a conference on that theme for the civil construction sector. One of the many fascinating things about creativity is its need for the right conditions before it can emerge – both in our brain and in our organisations. The brain is a very energy-hungry organ: just 2% of our body weight, it appropriates 20% of our energy intake to fuel …Read More

Training providers adjusting to trends in learners’ needs

Two meetings last week reminded me of the utmost importance of understanding the needs of trainees, and revealed how recent trends are being reflected in major re-thinks by training providers of how they have traditionally delivered the information their stakeholders need. My business partner Susie Wood and I met with representatives of two major training providers, both professional membership organizations, to discuss their programs. We had perused their extensive suite …Read More