Future of creativity

How to design companies that push for a better society

How to design companies that push for a better society

If we read the news, we could end up asking ourselves: is it even possible to design better companies that not only make the profit but care about society and the world?

Tips on using Triggers; get the most of your creative sessions

Tips on using Triggers; get the most of your creative sessions

Even when the cards are a straightforward tool to use, you need the right attitude and mindset. To get the most of them, follow these simple rules.

New decks update: Official launch date

Just two weeks before we launch our four new decks. The date will be the 3rd of April, day in which we will start a Kickstarter campaign to get the funding to print the second generation of Triggers cards.

Changing the perception of idea-ownership to improve collaboration

Changing the perception of idea-ownership to improve collaboration

It's a good thing to fight for ideas we believe in, altho it's useless if we fight for them just because they are ours. When you work in teams to create solutions to a problem, it should never be a personal competition to see who contributed to the winning idea; it's about working together towards the same goal.

The importance of proper warm-up exercises in ideation workshops

The importance of proper warm-up exercises in ideation workshops

It's difficult for people to go from 0 to 10 in no time. That's why we recommend you to prepare some warming exercise before you get everyone to work, especially if you are running a workshop with clients. With these simple tricks, you'll make sure you break the ice and have your team's brain ready to ideate.

How to deal with allergic-to-change team members

How to deal with allergic-to-change team members

The problem with old-school team members is not only they can stop their brand/agency from innovating, but, when they hold positions of power, they also scare young talent away. These people are allergic to anything that means changing the way you work or the kind of ideas you produce. If you have one of the dangerous types, these old-school guys can leave your team with boring and irrelevant team members.

How many Triggers cards should I use in each session?

How many Triggers cards should I use in each session?

Ideating with Triggers cards could be addictive! That isn't necessarily a bad thing (we assure you there are no health contraindications), but we recommend to put a limit on the number of cards you use for each session. 

Levelling the voices in your team

Levelling the voices in your team

Making sure everyone in the team participates in the creative process is a hard task. We are not only dealing with different personalities, but there are also many factors that could make some people quiet and others too loud.

How to direct your teams' ideas without limiting them

How to direct your teams' ideas without limiting them

If you have been facilitating the creative process or in charge of a creative team before, you know how tough is to direct them without sounding like a dictator or killing their motivation.

The attitudes you'll need for a great brainstorming session

The attitudes you'll need for a great brainstorming session

It doesn't matter how well you prepare the exercises for your brainstorming sessions, if the team doesn't come with the right attitude, it will be a disaster.

How to build trust when brainstorming

How to build trust when brainstorming

If you had been managing or working with creative teams before, you probably experienced some anxiety before brainstorming sessions. The question is always the same; Will everyone participate or just show up and be silent?

Managing the creativity cycle: achieve more by doing less

Managing the creativity cycle: achieve more by doing less

I bet you are familiar with the concept of "sustainability." Well, that also applies to your team and your own creativity.