Summary of Keeping the Passion in Your People

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See how the people at Cirque du Soleil continually reach new creative heights.


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The beauty and inventiveness of performances by Cirque du Soleil spellbind their audiences. In this video lecture, Cirque’s former president of creative content, Lyn Heward, shares some of the secrets behind its boundless imagination. She teaches how to flex your creative muscles, use your senses, embrace the unknown and strive to reach new heights. getAbstract recommends this smart, inspiring talk to those who want to create their own magic.

In this summary, you will learn

  • What “seven doors” will help you access your creativity
  • How to apply these principles in your work and personal life


Fresh, innovative thinking is always within reach. All people possess a “wellspring of creativity,” though many don’t know how to tap into it. “Seven doors” provide a way: Develop “great expectations” – Use your...
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About the Speaker

Lyn Heward is the former president and chief operating officer of Cirque du Soleil’s Creative Content Division. She co-wrote the book Cirque du Soleil: The Spark.

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