The Deliberate Creative: Creativity | Leadership | Team Development
About This Show
If you have ever been confused by how to be creative or how to get your team to be more innovative, listen up. In this weekly podcast, Amy Climer explains research, demystifies the creative process, and gives practical advice and strategies to help you build an innovative team. Learn about leading creative teams, deliberate innovation, and the creative problem solving process. Move past the myths and get real about innovation and creativity. Subscribe to get a brand new episode each Thursday.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 54: Understanding Social Styles
Every one of us has our own unique, interpersonal style. In essence, we all have a default, natural behavior that we are most comfortable with. This behavior is called your Social Style. Social Styles explain our communication preferences, how we deal with conflict, and how we interact with others. By understanding your own style and others’ you can learn to become more versatile therefore enhancing work relationships, resolving conflicts more effectively, and creating effective change. You’ll learn your Social Style and how to adjust to better work with colleagues, partner, and friends.
What You’ll Learn
* Your own personal Social Style
* Three ways to increase your versatility in working with others
* Hear an example from Amy’s life where she adjusted her style with great success
* Book: The Social Styles Handbook by Wilson Learning
* Website: Social Styles by Wilson Learning
* Episode 8: FourSight with Blair Miller
* Orangutan Survival Species Plan
The Weekly Challenge
Determine your own Social Style. Figure out one way you can adjust your approach to better match someone else’s style. What happened? How did it go?
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Rated 5 out of
Completely hooked on this show! I keep binge listening to certain episodes until my ears ring. I don't consider myself a creative, and hearing that it's something I can learn and improve on through diligent practice is SO exciting.
Date published: 2016-04-13
Rated 5 out of
Great content and engaging style. I am learning a lot about how creativity really works.
Date published: 2015-10-09