Posts Tagged ‘Economy’

Success Work & Code & Key Escape Rooms: Connecting, Engaging, Problem Solving & Collaboration

Finding clues … Solving problems…What can they tell us about our thinking skills?
Creative Problem Solving (CPS) is the code and the key you need to solve the challenges of today to arrive at success tomorrow! Understanding our strengths and limitations gives us the keys to our own future success.


Creative Indiana thanks The Venue for hosting our very first IDEAS Network !  The challenge Dave Coleman threw out to the Network was: Challenge: How to get the right people aware and bring them into The  Venue? Dave Coleman, co-owner of the Venue with son Gabe, had this to say about the experience and outcome: …..


BLOOMINGTON BASED STUDIO CYPHER WINS INDIANA INNOVATION AWARD Bloomington based Studio Cypher won an award for their “Stickers in Public “.a unique way of making people’s lives more playful through games that can be posted anywhere.”  The Indianapolis “Innovation Network” Centric presented the third annual Indiana Innovation Awards on September 12 at their “Day of Innovation” in Indianapolis. Recently I had a …..

Stifled Creativity in the Workplace Has Its Price

I just read a blog entry from Jeb Banner titled “The Workplace is a Modern Prison System“, which rings true in my own personal experiences and also with 30 individuals I feature in my book Celebrate the Messengers…Don’t Shoot Them ©. Often it is not a matter of walking away and saying good riddance.  The …..

Avoid Layoffs: Engage Your Workforce In The Solution

As I read about layoffs at a local company, I could not help but wonder.  The company blamed government for doubling unemployment tax rates without engaging with businesses and corporations?  What is wrong with that situation?  You don’t change systems without involving the very individuals or in this case, businesses it will impact.  In the same …..

Building Commitment Leads to Profitability & Success

Gain the competencies needed for for employee engagement which leads to greater profits, better results, increased  productivity, improved morale and reduced turnover.   Assess your organization’s level of engagement and use the “Power of Engagement” model© featured in the recently released book, “Celebrate the Messengers…Don’t Shoot Them”©  to increase engagement of employees within your own organization.   …..

The Cost of Mismanagement

What purpose does it serve anyone to throw away talent?  Yet it happens on a regular basis and it is one of the biggest reasons for loss of prosperity within organizations.  According to an article in Today’s Small Business News, “Getting the Edge in the New People Economy,”  “Yet, far too many executives today continue …..