Group Idea Generation

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts, so put the power of collective creativity to work. Like it or loathe it, brainstorming is the most well-known framework for tapping a group's creativity, but many other group-thinking strategies can summon forth your organization's next great idea.

Summaries

Linda Hill

TED, 2014

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How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days

Jake Knapp et al.

Simon & Schuster, 2016

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How to Design Strategic Conversations That Accelerate Change

Chris Ertel and Lisa Kay Solomon

Simon & Schuster, 2014

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The Creative Power of Collaboration

Keith Sawyer

Basic Books, 2007

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A New Paradigm for Business Creativity

Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny

Random House, 2013

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An Innovator's Guide to Productive Thinking

Tim Hurson

McGraw-Hill, 2007

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A Proven System of Creativity for Breakthrough Results

Drew Boyd and Jacob Goldenberg

Simon & Schuster, 2013

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A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity

Josh Linkner

Jossey-Bass, 2011

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Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days

Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky

Talks at Google, 2016

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Mass Innovation, Not Mass Production

Charles Leadbeater

Profile Books, 2008

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