Past Events

February 2014

Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind: How to be more creative by thinking less
Speaker:
Guy Claxton
Tue, 4 Feb 2014
Creativity is a major economic force in the 21st century. Guy Claxton, author of Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind: Why Intelligence Increases When You Think Less, shows us how we must free up our minds and think more creatively to respond to changing circumstances. Imagination, humour and even dreams all play their part in liberating creativity.
Yes!: The science of persuasion
Speaker:
Steve Martin
Tue, 4 Feb 2014
Regardless of the type of organisation you work in, the ability to influence others is vital. Co-author of The Science of Yes, Steve Martin shows how the six Principles of Persuasion can be applied both inside and outside of your organisation, enabling you to influence others in an entirely ethical and responsible way.