Barbara Fredicksen on the power of Positive Emotions

Posted on Nov 3, 2016 in Blog posts, Talks

Prof. Barbara Fredicksen talks about how power emotions can help open up the mind and help us see the bigger picture (literally) – and discusses the implications for creativity

How looking at examples affects creative work

Posted on Sep 2, 2012 in Blog posts

Researchers at Stanford University looked at how early and repeated exposure to examples affects creativity. Their findings suggest that early exposure to examples improves creativity, however late exposure to examples does not improve creativity and increases conformity. In addition, the exposure to examples in general reduced the quantity of the creative output. See: Kulkarni, C., […]