How to Become an Idea Barista: Blending Creativity and Caffeine to Brew-Up Brilliant IdeasThe Canton AdFed is hosting my presentation of “How to Become an Idea Barista” on March 30, 2010! The event will take place at The University Center at Kent State Stark, with lunch being served starting at 11:30am and the presentation ending […]
Brand new website I learned about via www.springwise.com this week. It’s the latest crowdsourced business incubator. Quirky.com allows anyone to submit product ideas, plans, etc. for $99. The community then decides which submissions to develop, and the top votes result in a new product released WEEKLY. It’s certainly a bit bold to announce you’ll be […]
Did you know the first patent for glue was issued in England for an adhesive made from fish, or that the first television remote was patented by Zenith in 1950 and was called the “Lazy Bones?” If not, you are sorely in need of a visit to About.com’s alphabetical list of famous inventions!
My book “100-WHATS of CREATIVITY: One Hundred What-If Questions to Spark Your Creativity, Unmuck Your Mind, and Break Through Your Mental Blocks” is now available through Amazon.com! For a limited time, you can buy it through my on-demand storefront and save 30% off the cover price of $12.95. Just visit the link below and use […]
I’m finally ready to launch a newly revised and updated paperback edition of ‘100-Whats of Creativity’ and would appreciate your feedback on the concept, content, and cost. I’ve recently discovered the on-demand publishing site CreateSpace.com and plan to use it as the publishing vehicle, which will make the book available for the first time ever […]
I’m going to be eliminating the current Yahoo Group sometime within the next 5-10 days.If you’re a member of that Group, your email address has been automatically imported into my new private email list. As with all previous messages, you’ll have the opportunity to opt-out from any email sent to the list at anytime. Frankly, […]
I just purchased Jack Covert and Todd Sattersten’s “The 100 Best Business Books of All Time” over the weekend. I was suprised by how many of the books I’d read, by how many I hadn’t read, and by how many I’d bought and then put on a shelf without reading. I also noticed some books […]