Gareth Loudon wrote an article called Innovation – Surviving and Thriving for Welsh businesses who are part of the 20 Twenty Business Growth Programme that is run by Cardiff Metropolitan University and Bangor University.
You can listen to Gareth Loudon talking about a study he undertook on the relationship between creativity, attention and relaxation on the Faculti podcast, available of various podcast platforms (Apple, Spotify, etc.).
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A new study by LinkedIn Learning found that the most needed soft skill by companies in 2019 is Creativity. The top five skills listed were:
5. Time management
The top five hard skills needed by companies were:
1. Cloud Computing
2. Artificial Intelligence
3. Analytical Reasoning
4. People Management
5. User Experience Design
It is also worth noting that “57% of senior leaders today say soft skills are more important than hard skills.”
Please see Gareth Loudon’s latest article published in “The Conversation”, on how purpose and being creative link to happiness.
Check out the six strategies you might want to follow to enhance your creativity, that Gareth Loudon shared as part of his university work with the AHRC funded project called Clwstwr Creadigol, The project aims to put innovation at the core of media production in South Wales. The academic team is a collaboration between Cardiff University, the University of South Wales and Cardiff Metropolitan University.
“1. Creativity is likely to be even more important in the future job market…