Defining Terms: The Creative Process

The creative process is a process that an individual or group goes through in order to come up with new ideas and begin refining and selecting the best ideas. (I see this process as fitting into a larger exercise that may be used to develop solutions, services, products, or buildings in a specific discipline.) The … Continue reading Defining Terms: The Creative Process

Defining Terms: Brainstorming

When the word "brainstorming" is spoken, most people will think of people in a room, around a conference table, throwing out crazy ideas while a facilitator guides the discussion and writes comments down. That image of brainstorming has been the focus of much discussion and critique, but I think it misses the point. Let's take … Continue reading Defining Terms: Brainstorming