The importance of creativity to thrive

Yesterday we talked about the continuing trend of automation and machine learning, and what implications this has on people in the future: i.e. how more roles will ultimately be replaced.  Of course, new roles will…

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Humour and Stressors

Something I’ve been pondering about is the fact that we need stressors to be impactful enough for a system to adapt. Stressors can be painful and perhaps that’s what’s required to prompt a costly adaption, but as…

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Considerations to encourage Creativity

https://www.fastcompany.com/90711011/5-things-to-consider-that-encourage-creativity-but-dont-devolve-into-chaos Key points: Some similarity here to ‘Restrictions set you free’ by Derek Rivers: https://sive.rs/restr

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Avoiding the Einstellung Effect

https://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/be-more-innovative-creative-better-solutions-research-how-to-solve-problems-more-effectively.html

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Reality isn’t Real

Matt recently equipped himself with VR equipment. He was interested in what this technology could do for his research in neuroscience. One day, I came around his place to catch-up, and I tried it. There…

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Meaning and Making

“Modern archaeology seeks for early evidence of human humanity in three areas of activity 1. artistic expression 2. religious practice and 3. tool making. These areas, it could be argued, take equal precedents in defining…

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AI Revolution Conference Notes

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