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.

Boogie down Wonderland: Creativity and Visionary Leadership

Boogie down wonderland: Creativity and visionary leadership
Jay A.Conger, Professor of Organizational Behavior, McGill University

Great curiosity [needs to be] bounded by a sense of purpose. Guided by curiosity and intent, visionary creativity is in part an ability to synthesize diverse information, weeding out the irrelevant, and conceptualizing what appears useful into a coherent picture that helps formulate the vision.

For, you see, so many out-of-way things had happened lately, Alice had begun to think that very few things indeed were really impossible.

Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1982)

As you will recall from Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland, Alice was a terribly inquisitive young lady who had a remarkable adventure one afternoon. It is hard to imagine that out of all ...

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