Category: Innovators

‘the creative process is something you work with; it’s a force that you rise up to meet’ – a Q&A with Canadian artist Katie Brennan

Can you tell us a bit about what you do and your journey so far? I’ve been pursuing art for many years — I hold both a BFA and MFA...

/ December 8, 2017

The Art of Being Yourself

The new ROI is a Return on Individuality This is Caroline McHugh and she has something important to say about authenticity and doing work that matters.  Jonathan Mildenhall the CMO or...

/ November 17, 2017

Brené Brown: ‘Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change’

“Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.” – Brené Brown I’m halfway through listening to Daring Greatly by Brené Brown.  You know how audible allows you to...

/ October 20, 2017

12 Free innovation techniques used by top creatives that anyone can use

Behold.  The 12 techniques used by the best entrepreneurs, creatives, makers and doers from all over the world.  In this world of plenty, it can be easy to become snow-blind...

/ October 7, 2017

Pantone and Prince – Some collaborations need no words

  Some people/businesses completely embody what they do.  So much so that they take their association with their product (whatever it may be) to another level. Often, it’s a combination...

/ August 24, 2017

Hip Hop hooray: self-innovation lessons from a culture busting movement

On this day back in 1973 Hip Hop was born and it has continued to innovate music, fashion and our culture ever since.  It became more than a way for...

/ August 11, 2017

Caroline Paul: The former firefighter teaching girls to be gutsy

I caught a recent podcast from Tim Ferriss where he interviewed Caroline Paul.  Caroline is a former San Franciscan Firefighter and has also written four published books.  The most recent...

/ May 16, 2016

Billy Letford: Roofer / Poet

I first met Billy back in October 2015.  At the time I was working with The Scotsman newspaper and we were re-positioning the brand to reflect the modern, vibrant, colourful...

/ May 16, 2016