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While venture capitalist Josh Linkner neither introduces new theories about what constitutes creativity nor makes any new arguments about why it is important, he does provide a clear, methodical guide to developing it. The result is a highly useful and often entertaining manual on this elusive subject. getAbstract recommends this book to readers looking to enhance their creativity – especially those working in or managing innovation: designers, product development teams and marketers.

In this summary, you will learn

  • Why creativity matters so much,
  • How you can become more creative and
  • How you can make your creative process more disciplined and productive.
 

About the Author

Josh Linkner is the CEO of Detroit Venture Partners and the founder and chairman of ePrize.

 

Summary

The Importance of Creativity
Many people mistakenly assume that only a company’s leaders need to be creative, or that many jobs or roles don’t require creativity. Others think that knowledge and “technical skills” are sufficient assets to succeed. Some believe that creativity is innate...

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    Elaine Lundin 4 years ago
    A wonderful book if you have a chance to read the entire content. Josh Linkner presented at the 2011 Detroit TEDx conference and was very inspiring!

    http://tedxtalks.ted.com/video/Josh-Linkner-at-TEDx-Detroit-Se
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    Tim Peacocke 5 years ago
    A good summary for improvement in organisations or using groups to test ideas- logical steps to undertake in order to 'launch' ideas

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