Creativity in organizations has become an issue of great importance, but how does a company encourage personnel to find creative solutions to budgeting, product development, marketing and training? With engaging contributions from leading academics and professionals, this book explores the key factors that are critical to the development and promotion of creativity in any organization.
Chapter 29: Creating a Creativity Revolution
Creating a Creativity Revolution
Emerging information technologies provide an avenue for utilizing the creative talent of individuals that, to a great extent, allow people to rise above the constraints of bureaucracy and time. The invention of the printing press, radio, TV, computers, and mass telecommunications have gradually quickened the pace and power of information. This remains the key path to creativity and societal progress.
At was easy last fall to make a commitment to provide this essay on Creativity with a due date months into the future. Too easy! St. Patrick's Day is past and Vernal Equinox is imminent. The editor threatens to “get ugly” if inflicted with further procrastination.
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