Jul 23, 2012 | By: Chuck Frey
If you’re interested in growing your capacity for personal innovation or want to make your team more innovative, the PACE card deck developed by B.J. McCabe from Idein Rise Incorporated is a worthwhile investment to help you reach those goals.
Feb 15, 2012 | By: Chuck Frey
The Idea Game is a new group brainstorming tool that corporate teams can use to generate fresh ideas and insights. Developed by Swedish creativity consulting firm Realize AB, it provides a variety of creative stimuli using a card deck and game board to generate ideas, and “idea battles” to help identify and improve upon the best ideas.
Jan 17, 2012 | By: InnovationTools.com
If you’re looking for a tool that can not only help you to capture your ideas but can actually inspire them, then the new THINKBook notebook from Rajesh Setty should part of your routine. It’s an essential creative companion.
Jun 28, 2011 | By: InnovationTools.com
One of the very best creativity books of all time, in my opinion, is Michael Michalko’s Thinkertoys. It contains a wealth of creative problem-solving and ideation techniques, delivered in a format that is uniquely informative and entertaining. As a follow-up to this seminal book, Michalko published the ThinkPak, a brainstorming card deck that transforms the popular SCAMPER ideation technique into a tool that you can use to spark fresh insights and ideas.
Apr 13, 2011 | By: InnovationTools.com
Visual Explorer is an innovative tool developed by the Center for Creative Leadership that supports collaboration and creative conversations in a wide variety of business situations.
Nov 30, 2010 | By: InnovationTools.com
Ideas and knowledge quickly slip away, thanks to the way our brains are wired. Due to the advent of social media, the number of potentially valuable ideas and knowledge nuggets we encounter during any given day is expanding – but our ability to remember them has not.
Mar 31, 2010 | By: InnovationTools.com
Ideo’s highly regarded Method Cards, a 51-card deck that aims to help inspire designers, enabling them to explore new approaches and develop their own, recently made the transition to the iPhone and iPod Touch.
Feb 10, 2010 | By: InnovationTools.com
If you do any kind of writing and need a steady stream of compelling ideas for newsletters, presentations, blog posts, articles, books and other forms of written communication, you’ll love Roger C. Parker’s excellent Content Catalyst book.
Sep 29, 2008 | By: InnovationTools.com
A new card deck from innovation expert and author Stephen Shapiro helps to catalyze innovation among work teams by helping them to understand their preferred innovation styles.
Aug 24, 2007 | By: InnovationTools.com
ThinkCube, a new idea generation tool from Kes Sampanthar, takes the idea of a brainstorming card deck to the next level. Not only does it provide you with a diverse selection of thought-provoking stimuli, it also incorporates a simple innovation process that should result in a higher quality of ideas.
Mar 15, 2007 | By: InnovationTools.com
Creativity a la Card is a terrific source of creative inspiration. Read this review to find out what it can do for you.
Oct 20, 2005 | By: InnovationTools.com
Get Unstuck and Get Going …on the Stuff That Matters is a unique combination of a self-help book, brainstorming tool and action-planning system. Developed by creativity coach Michael Bungay Stanier, its unique format and excellent content make it a valuable addition to any executive’s creative problem-solving toolkit.
Aug 26, 2005 | By: InnovationTools.com
The Inner Vision Deck is a card deck of 69 keywords and phrases that can be used for creative problem solving. Designed by Rory O’Connor, a creativity and creative problem-solving trainer, this new brainstorming tool arose out of his need to teach his clients a “gentle” (non-intimidating) approach to developing ideas and solutions. This card deck is based on a creative problem-solving technique developed by Win Wenger, founder of Project Renaissance and the author of numerous books on creative problem solving.
Jun 29, 2005 | By: InnovationTools.com
Ask Einstein is a very promising new brainstorming card deck. It combines a large quantity and an impressive variety of idea stimulators in an affordable package. Read on to learn more about this valuable new ideation tool.
Feb 08, 2005 | By: InnovationTools.com
Free the Genie is a new deck of 55 creative thinking cards that you can think of as your “personal genie” — a powerful brainstorming assistant that is available to you anytime, anywhere to help you unstick your thinking.