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Alan Black – SPARK UP Your Creative Thinking and Creativeness at Work


Episode Overview:

Creative Thinking is something many people struggle with. It’s not taught in schools to the same degree as logical problem-solving. In this episode, we are going to learn how we can generate more creative thought, develop a culture of creative thinking within your organizations and unlock unlimited streams of creativity for professional and business success. 

If you are looking to improve your creative thinking, you will enjoy this conversation with Creativity expert Alan Black who will share some strategies and tactics to help you unlock your creative abilities. Join me now for my conversation with Alan Black.

Guest Bio: 

Since 1980 Alan Black has worked with supervisors, team leaders, department heads, top managers providing leadership, communication, teamwork, creative & strategic thinking, and problem-solving development programs to improve their abilities as leaders by providing keynote presentations, seminars, and strategic thinking training sessions customized for each level of leadership in the organization.

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Insight Gold Timestamps:

05:40 Where are you going to work at home

07:31 Creativity vs innovation

08:12 I finally learned my lines but they changed the play

12:04 An “Idea Wall”

17:49 Is it true that there’s nothing new under the sun?

27:57 Altered states of consciousness

29:23 Always write your ideas down

32:13 In what ways might I….

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About the Host, Michael

Michael Vickers inspires enduring success, redefining the possible for today’s sales professionals, leaders, and managers. Whatever the sales or business opportunity, Michael will greatly enhance your odds of success. Every person who has an idea to promote, an employee to motivate, or a deal to negotiate, will attain a new level of success after an event with Michael.

Michael is also the best-selling author of Becoming Preferred: How to Outsell Your Competition, and Dance of the Rainmaker: Creating Authentic Differentiation in Today's Competitive Marketplace, where he shares his secrets to achieving the very highest level of sales mastery.

Whatever the result you’re striving for, if it involves influencing others or achieving success through others, Michael will build your confidence and accelerate your performance.

Michael is the Executive Director of Summit Learning Systems, a company that offers customized in-house training programs to many of today’s leading companies. He teaches thousands of business professionals throughout North America the skills required to achieve optimum performance.

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