Tools, techniques, workshops and facilitators all have their place in stimulating creative thinking.
But have you ever thought with any purpose about the link between energy and creative endeavor in your team or organization? Or energy and performance, for that matter.
A company called The Energy Project has put together a neat, free tool to help individuals and teams determine their energy deficit:
I got to see the results from the audit that a global brand recently completed…quite an eye-opener for the leadership team who got to see the extent of the mental and emotional energy that is draining from large parts of the company unnecessarily.
How much creative force could your organization unleash if collective energy levels were increased by 10%?