Ideas are the Currency of the New Economy

This short articles explains my motivation behind and the Creative Cafe. As children we all show incredible creativity and imaginations but as we grow we are taught to withdraw and hide this side of ourselves. We have to rebuild and exercise these skills.

Ideas are the Currency of the New Economy
Numbers tell the story
By Linda Naiman

Why aren’t adults as creative as children?
For most, creativity has been buried by rules and regulations. Our educational system was designed during the Industrial Revolution over 200 years ago, to train us to be good workers and follow instructions.

Organizations that understand the relationship between creativity, innovation and performance, actively promote creativity in their employees; will win in the marketplace. The root of invention and innovation is creativity.

Hopefully taking time out of your day to try one of the Exercises will help you unlearn this non-creative behavior.

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