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Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creativity in Business

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Rethink the Way You Think

 

In hindsight, every great idea seems obvious. But how can you be the person who comes up with those ideas?

In this revised and expanded edition of his groundbreaking Thinkertoys, creativity expert Michael Michalko reveals life-changing tools that will help you think like a genius. From the linear to the intuitive, this comprehensive handbook details ingenious creative-thinking techniques for approaching problems in unconventional ways. Through fun and thought-provoking exercises, you’ll learn how to create original ideas that will improve your personal life and your business life. Michalko’s techniques show you how to look at the same information as everyone else and see something different.

 

With hundreds of hints, tricks, tips, tales, and puzzles, Thinkertoys will open your mind to a world of innovative solutions to everyday and not-so-everyday problems.

Synopsis:

A guide designed to encourage creative thinking in business offers techniques, hints, and tricks for generating ideas and offers dozens of success stories.

Synopsis:

Presents dozens of field-tested, immediately usable tools for generating ideas and stimulating creativity.

About the Author

MICHAEL MICHALKO is a leading creativity expert who specializes in leading creative thinking workshops, seminars on fostering creativity, and think tanks. His clients range from Fortune 500 corporations such as DuPont, Xerox, Kellogg's, General Electric, Kodak, Microsoft, Exxon, General Motors, Ford, AT&T, WalMart, and Hallmark to governmental agencies. As an officer in the U.S. Army, Michalko organized a team of NATO specialists and international academics in Frankfurt, Germany, to research, collect, and categorize all known inventive thinking methods. After leaving military service, he was contracted by the CIA to facilitate think tanks and brainstorming sessions. Michalko currently works with clients worldwide.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780898154085
Subtitle:
A Handbook of Business Creativity
Author:
Michalko, Michael
Author:
Michalko
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Location:
Berkeley, Calif. :
Subject:
Business
Subject:
Management
Subject:
Business Life
Subject:
Training
Subject:
Creative Ability
Subject:
Creative thinking
Subject:
Creative ability in business
Subject:
Management - General
Subject:
Logic & Brain Teasers
Subject:
Making & Problem Solving
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
420-A
Publication Date:
19911104
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.11x7.35x1.02 in. 1.42 lbs.

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