Creative Thinking – What Is It? And How Can You Start Doing It Now! When you see the phrase “creative thinking” what’s the first thing that springs to mind? For many it would be the term “thinking outside the box” I’m here to tell you that when it comes to creative thinking “thinking outside the box” is the worse possible thing you can do! Many aspire to be good at it, there are countless articles and books about it but few really know what creative thinking actually is. Which is kind of odd because most of us do it on a daily basis, (even if we don’t realize it.) I’m going to give you a definition that will actually make you more creative!
Success Strategy #2 for Transformational Change Leaders by Robert S. Tipton 'Clairvoyance' - self-portrait by Rene Magritte . I just love this painting. Robert S. Tipton, Transformational Change Keynote Speaker, Success Strategy #2 for Transformational Change Leaders, How You See the Future Changes Everything
by Robert S. Tipton “Teaching people to build boats by showing them plans and giving them tools and materials like wood, glue, and nails creates limited returns. Instead — to deliver outstanding results in boat building — instill within them a love for the sea.” Excerpted from my book JUMP! – Get Unstuck and adapted from a saying by the French writer (The Little Prince) Antoine de Saint-Exupery Robert S. Tipton, Transformational Change Keynote Speaker, Success Strategy #1 for Transformational Change Leaders, Get A Renewed Attitude and Stop Managing Change
by Robert S. Tipton Transformational change just “feels” hard, don’t you think? It’s an unsettling, unpleasant, “when is life going to return to normal” kind of thing. At least that’s the way I hear people talk about it when they’re in the midst of it (even me!). Robert S. Tipton, Transformational Change Keynote Speaker, 9 Stages of Transformational Change
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails.” “Explore. “What’s Behind Door #3?” (Let’s Make a Deal!) | Change Management Pro | Transformational Change Leadership
“Dogs communicate through energy. You display leadership by projecting calm, assertive energy.” – Cesar Milan, “The Dog Whisperer” Wisdom of “The Dog Whisperer,” “Super Nanny,” and a Kindergarten Teacher | Change Management Pro | Transformational Change Leadership
by Robert S. Tipton Tell me about your collection of “used-to-thinks…” Robert S. Tipton, Change Management Pro, Used-to-Think Collection - Balance vs. Centeredness
7 Core Beliefs of Transformational Change Leaders | Change Management Pro | Transformational Change Leadership by Robert S. Tipton I’ve been assembling the list of “7 Core Beliefs of Transformational Change Leaders” (TCLs) over the past several years, and I’ve come to discover that these folks are just — well — different. You “know” it when you’re in their presence… @ Robert S. Tipton, 2009