PPP 266 | How to Solve Any Problem and Make the Best Decisions by Shifting Creative Mindsets, with Michael Roberto
- Published: Thursday, 12 September 2019 20:02
- Written by Andy Kaufman
Total Duration 41:55
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Most of us are in situations where we regularly face challenges that require creative approaches. Yet here’s an interesting dynamic that I’ve observed with organizations and teams. Managers often say that they want their teams to be creative--to think outside the box--so to speak. Yet when the creative ideas are presented, the leaders effectively shut them down. We want innovation but we don’t. That’s kind of weird, right?
We're joined again today by one of my favorite guests, Mike Roberto. Mike's most recent book is entitled Unlocking Creativity, and, in typical Mike Roberto fashion, it's packed with evidence-based insights that are entertaining to read.
Learn more about Mike at his very active blog at http://michael-roberto.blogspot.com/. Also, check out our previous discussions with Mike:
- Episode 14, about his book Know What You Don't Know.
- Episode 61, about becoming a better problem finder.
- Episode 99, about making better decisions.
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