Zig Zag (Hardcover)
The Surprising Path to Greater Creativity
Jossey-Bass, 9781118297704, 288pp.
Publication Date: March 18, 2013
With the prevalence of computer technology and outsourcing, newjobs and fulfilling lives will rely heavily on creativity andinnovation. Keith Sawyer draws from his expansive research of thecreative journey, exceptional creators, creative abilities, andworld-changing innovations to create an accessible, eight-stepprogram to increasing anyone's creative potential. Sawyer revealsthe surprising secrets of highly creative people (such as learningto ask better questions when faced with a problem), demonstrateshow to come up with better ideas, and explains how to carry thoseideas to fruition most effectively.
This science-backed, step-by step method can maximize ourcreative potential in any sphere of life.
- Offers a proven method for developing new ideas and creativeproblem-solving no matter what your profession
- Includes an eight-step method, 30 practices, and more than 100techniques that can be launched at any point in a creativejourney
- Psychologist, jazz pianist, and author Keith Sawyer studiedwith world-famous creativity expert Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
Sawyer's book offers a wealth of easy to apply strategies andideas for anyone who wants to tap into their creative power.