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In our last blog post,  we explored how students at Yale University tapped into their passion and purpose in order to ignite their search for a creative career.NOREV 1 18 1971 RENAULT ALPINE A110 1600S (blueE) 185300  A great way to ignite that search is to write a Life Purpose Statement. The Importance of A Life Purpose Statement Purpose is key to creative success and fulfillment.  Your purpose is …

This past week, I had the privilege of speaking on Creative Success Now: How to Ignite Your Passion and Purpose for Successful Creative Careers” to students at Yale University.Norev 1 18 1993 Peugeot 905 - Winner France 24H N°3 - Bouchut Hélary Brabham My talk attracted a variety of students who were intrigued about creativity and turning their passion and purpose into a successful career.  These included singers, composers, performers, an aspiring novelist, several …

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One of the hallmarks of my class at the Yale School of Music, Creating Value Through Innovative Projects, is that students learn by taking action.  NOREV 1 18 MERCEDES-BENZ C-CLASS DTM 2011 B. SPENGLER DIE-CAST S G 183585My seminar’s focus is how to generate innovative solutions to the most pressing problems in classical music today. Over the course of the past semester, my students worked collaboratively on four different creative projects. Three …

I love working with creatives to help you achieve success in today’s ever-changing landscape!  I firmly believe that we live in an age where creatives can not only make a living from their creativity but also thrive.  Norev 1 43 Citroen AMI 8 Made in FranceYet, creativity myths pervade our culture. These myths cast doubt on the importance and sustainability of creativity in the 21st Century. Let’s examine …

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When we last left the students in my Innovation and Collaboration class at the Yale School of Music, they identified the key problems of their audiences.Norev 1600 Saviem bus Demarrez Plein Pot perfect mint in box superb NEW  The next order of business was to come up with some creative ideas for solving these problems.Norev 181600 CITROEN 2CV Fourgonnette 1956 BERLIET 1 18 OVP We entered the phase of creative problem solving known as “ideation” where students have brainstormed using a variety of …

It’s exciting to observe the process of creative problem solving! Innovation can occur when you provide a solution to a problem that meets the deeper needs of your intended target audience. To do so, you need a good problem statement.Norev 183457 1 18 Mercedes W116 450 SEL 6.9 1976 bluee Grey Metallic In my Innovation and Collaboration Class at the Yale School of Music, my students have now coalesced around 4 project …

My class at Yale on Creating Value Through Innovative Projects is off to a great start! The focus of my seminar is how musicians can generate innovative solutions to the most pressing problems facing classical music today and to work in collaborative groups to solve these problems. Norev 184824 1 18 Peugeot 208 GTI 2013 Pearl WhiteMy goal is to make my students better thinkers so that they can lead …

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This past week, I led two sessions with the management team and the ushers at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on how to leverage and flex the 4 communication styles for world-class customer service.NOREV 1963 Mercedes 230 SL W113 Cabrio Light bluee 1 18 Dealer LE 1000 NewRARE It was a thrill for me to be at the theater because I have been a balletomane since high school. In fact, when …

I am passionate about empowering creative success!  In fact, my mission is to help creative people achieve success so that the world is teeming with creativity.NOREV 1985 CITROEN 2CV DOLLY WHITE GREEN 1 18 DIECAST CAR 181552 Why? Because I believe that when we put our passions and talents to work in the service of spreading creativity throughout the world, we are making the world a better place. The goal of …