Creativity Tools

Develop Creative Solutions to Business Problems

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Encouraging Team Creativity  
Helping Your People Think Creatively

Brainstorming

Brainstorming  
Generating Many Radical, Creative Ideas

Brainwriting  
Getting More from Your Idea Sessions

Reverse Brainstorming  
A Different Approach to Brainstorming

Starbursting  
Understanding New Ideas by Brainstorming Questions

The Charette Procedure  
Brainstorming Multiple Ideas With Multiple Stakeholders

Crawford's Slip Writing Method  
Generating Ideas and Solutions From Many Contributors

Round-Robin Brainstorming  
Allowing Everyone to Contribute

Rolestorming  
Improving Group Brainstorming

Online Brainstorming  
Using Technology to Harness Your Team's Ideas

Other Idea-Generation Tools

Random Input  
Making Creative Leaps

Metaphorical Thinking  
Using Comparisons to Express Ideas and Solve Problems

Provocation  
Carrying Out Thought Experiments

Reversal  
Improving Products and Services

SCAMPER  
Improving Products and Services

Attribute Listing, Morphological Analysis and Matrix Analysis  
Tools for Creating New Products and Services

The Reframing Matrix  
Generating Different Perspectives

Creativity Processes

DO IT  
A Simple Process for Creative Thinking

TRIZ  
A Powerful Methodology for Creative Problem-Solving

Practical Innovation  
Managing Ideas Effectively

Kano Model Analysis  
Delivering Products That Delight

Generating New Ideas  
Think Differently and Spark Creativity

Turn Your Idea into Reality  
Getting Good Ideas Off the Drawing Board

The Disney Creative Strategy  
Fusing Imagination and Planning

Doblin's 10 Types of Innovation  
Expanding Organizational Innovation

The Four-Step Innovation Process  
Generating Innovative Solutions to Complex Problems


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