The Myths Of Creativity Exposed

Burkus bookDavid Burkus, author of The Myths of Creativity, joins Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss to share the truth about how innovative companies and people generate great ideas. Best-selling author, Daniel Pink says it’s “a smart and urgent book.” What is creativity really all about? Where do those creative flashes come from? Are all people capable of being creative? You’ll learn the answers to these questions and much more on today’s Thought Grenades show. Practical, simple and effective ideas on how you can make a positive difference for yourself, your organization and the world. Oh, and we have fun too! Listen live on Mondays at 10 a.m Pacific, catch it here or subscribe on iTunes and listen when convenient.



How To Balance Your Business/Life Connection

BalanceJames Cusumano, author of Balance…The Business/Life Connection joins Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss this week to share insights from his new book. Deepak Chopra says Balance is a wonderful reminder of how gratitude and creativity can help us all overcome life’s challenges and find our purpose. Jim walks us through his incredibly interesting career path and shares how you too can still launch a life worth living by finding and pursuing your passion. From his seven-step plan for business success to what he calls Inspired Leadership to the Four Questions to discovering your true Balance, you’ll enjoy today’s Thought Grenades episode. And, it just might change your tomorrows. Never miss a Thought Grenades show. We’re live on Mondays at 10 a.m. Pacific or you can subscribe on iTunes and listen at your convenience.

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Ignite Joy, Engagement and Creativity at Work

Teresa Amabile and Steven Kramer, co-authors of The Progress Principle, join Robert Thompson and Daren Blonski to share how we can use small wins to ignite joy, engagement and creativity at work. Scott Cook, co-founder of Intuit says “stop what you’re doing and read this stunning revision to the rules of management proven by rich new data.” Listen and learn. Subscribe to The Leader as Coach show on iTunes.

Robert Thompson’s Leader as Coach, August 1, 2011