Creativity personified: Post-it Meetup at SXSW Interactive

Posted by on Jun 28, 2013 in Conferences, Creativity, Inspiration, Productivity | One Comment
Creativity personified: Post-it Meetup at SXSW Interactive

To keep the momentum going from my “Brain on Creativity” talk at SXSW Interactive, I decided to also host a creativity meetup in conjunction with Post-It to help share their brand new Post-it Brand Big Pads with the extremely creative and innovative SXSW community. I initially named it “Create, Generate, Produce“, but once everyone got […]

Brains on Creativity at SXSW Interactive

Brains on Creativity at SXSW Interactive

First, there was my request for votes in the SXSW Interactive Panel Picker to get my presentation to be a part of the SXSW 2013’s programming. In November, when I found out that my presentation had been chosen, I wrote a post of thanks to everyone who supported my submission with votes. Austin, Texas was […]

Transmuting Fear at TEDxRheinMain

Transmuting Fear at TEDxRheinMain

In my previous post, I share my experience of serendipitously speaking at TEDxRheinMain in February. But, of course, my experience that is only part of the story, right? The video is now available, so you can have your own experience learning about ways to transmute fear into productive creativity. Have you had the experience of […]

Serendipity in Action: Speaking at TEDxRheinMain

Posted by on Jun 4, 2013 in Creativity, Presentations, Productivity, Speaking | 9 Comments
Serendipity in Action: Speaking at TEDxRheinMain

I’m sure you’re familiar with this famous quote about planning ahead: “The best-laid plans of mice and men / Often go awry” – John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men But Steinbeck stops at the best part. Sometimes when things look like they are going awry, what is needed is an extra dose of patience to […]

Unfolding brains at FITC Amsterdam

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 in Conferences, Speaking, Work | 8 Comments
Unfolding brains at FITC Amsterdam

There are some experiences that are so good that they set the bar for any other experience past or future to try to match or emulate. Facilitating my first full day workshop on creativity at FITC Amsterdam goes on record as being one of the best days of my life. Yes, it was that good. […]