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June News 2017- Creativity: A Treasure Chest of Cognitive Jewels

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June News 2017- Creativity: A Treasure Chest of Cognitive Jewels

JUNE NEWS 2017 Creativity:  a treasure chest of cognitive jewels FourSight Managing Partner, Sarah Thurber, was honored with the Alumni Achievement Award from the International Center for Studies in Creativity. Her amusing, inspiring graduation address was captured on an iPhone.  What is the International Center for Studies in Creativity?    The International Center for Studies in Creativity (ICSC) is the first program in the world to teach the science of creativity at a graduate level. It is known around the world for its personally transformative undergraduate, graduate and distance programs that cultivate skills in creative thinking, innovative leadership practices and problem solving skills. ...

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2017 May News - FourSight Goes to University

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2017 May News - FourSight Goes to University

M A Y   N E W S   2 0 1 7  Universities around the USA (and Canada) are making FourSight part of their curriculum and culture. To name a few: Michigan State, Harvard, Notre Dame, Sheridan College, Berkeley, MIT, University of Virginia and now Wake Forest University have welcomed FourSight on their campuses.   FourSight Goes to University    Q&A with John Champlin, Human Resources Team at Wake Forest University How did you hear about FourSight? When I joined the HR staff at Wake Forest University, MBTI, Gallup Clifton StrengthsFinder, and the Intercultural Development Inventory were the assessment tools...

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2017 March News - Famous profiles?

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2017 March News - Famous profiles?

 M A R C H    N E W S   2 0 1 7 "Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less."  Marie Curie, Clarifier (?) Marie Curie studied the natural world, first as a student, then as a researcher. Her dedication to understanding won her the Nobel prize. Twice. Once for physics and once for chemistry.  Marie Curie...Clarifier? In this newsletter, we quote four famous figures who, in a phrase, capture the essence of each FourSight thinking preference — Clarifier,...

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2017 February News - Once a year

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2017 February  News - Once a year

F E B R U A R Y N E W S 2 0 1 7 Once a year... In the dark days of February, the FourSight team flies down to Florida for a gathering of the tribe. The FourSight Forum invites 30 top users to pool their knowledge of FourSight research, stories, best practices, technology, new products, sales tips and creative insights. Then we take a group selfie (above). Next step: share the knowledge! Of course, we want to share those discoveries with you. In upcoming newsletters, look for news on: FourSight preferences and "the teachers pet" Insider tips...

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2017 January News - Best of Creativity Conferences Around the Globe

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2017 January News - Best of Creativity Conferences Around the Globe

2017 JANUARY  N E W S  B E S T O F . . . Creativity Conferences Around the Globe It's that time of year...the time for best-of lists! These creativity conferences focus on creative problem solving, training and group facilitation. Each has its own spin. Some welcome beginners, while others tailor their offerings to academics or expert practitioners. Here are FourSight's favorites: CPSI5-days | mid-June | Buffalo, NYAttracts: Beginners and ExpertsFocus: Creative Problem SolvingThe Creative Problem Solving Institute (CPSI, pronounced sip-SEE) is the granddaddy of creativity conferences. For more than 60 years running, it has embraced both beginners and...

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