In this TED talk Charles Leadbeater makes the case for innovation becoming a much more open activity involving a wide range of stakeholders.
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In this TED talk Stephen Johnson explains how ideas emerge and connect to enable innovation.
Think about a service process which you have been involved in recently – a visit to the bank, shopping, waiting in a restaurant, booking tickets online, etc. Now try using some of the tools below – or others you can think of – to explore ways in which this process could be improved.
Mind-mapping is a powerful tool to help explore problems and assist search for patterns and connections. You can find a brief explanation here And more details here.
Activity – Blocks to creativity
This exercise is designed to reflect on creativity as a process. recollecting creativity
Here are some activities which give you a chance to try out shared problem solving approaches: Brainstorming Uses for Six thinking hats
Click here for some puzzles to stretch your thinking
You can find these cases here: Red Button Design Dyson