Welcome to our Sunday salon, the week’s roundup of what’s new and happening on the topic of creative intelligence. This week:  

  • Take a creativity challenge this summer
  • Lateral Thinking & Creative Thinking: Similarities and Differences
  • A free creative intelligence workshop (Conejo valley)

& lots more news and views you can use…  

Beginners’ Guide to Creative Intelligence

First off, the ten lessons that comprise my personal take on the topic of Creative Intelligence are now complete.  Begin here and follow the links from there.

Creative Intelligence

This article covers the characteristics of creative learning and takes a new look at mind maps as a tool to further develop your artistic abilities…

Creativity 101: Defining Creativity by James C …

Excerpt from chapter 1, Defining Creativity, from a new book Creativity 101 (Springer Publishing Company, 2009)…

Creativity Challenge 2009: Your Summer of Creativity

A “creativity challenge” each day on this blog, counting down to their big Summer Reading Program kick-off party on June 22. …

Free Workshop in Westlake Village “Fostering Creative Intelligence” …

Conejo Valley, Thousand Oaks, Newbury Park, Activities, Things to do, Events, Blog, Sports, Kids, Fitness, Fun, Ventura County…

PLUS… Two great articles on lateral thinking:  Is Lateral Thinking Necessary for Creativity?

Lateral thinking is such a familiar concept that it’s virtually synonymous with ‘creative thinking’. The phrase ‘lateral thinking’ is frequently used interchangeably with ‘creativity’. We take it for granted that creative people think …

&
Creative Thinking or Lateral Thinking?

Robert Weisberg argues that the creative process takes place via a process of logical thinking, trial and error, feedback and reflection – all of which involves ‘ordinary thought processes’ rather than lateral thinking …  What do you think?

Enjoy!