This page contains the latest ReThinking, Reinvention, Innovation, and Creativity related blog articles written by me, Derek Cheshire. To view the archive page where you can find all of my posts in reverse chronological order, please visit this page or if you want to search through all of the posts on a single page then visit this page.

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Recycling single use plastic save the planet

The Plastic Bottle Problem

If you live in the UK you will be more than aware of the COP26 conference but did you watch ...
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Systems Thinking And Saving The Planet

Looking at the post title you might be forgiven for thinking that I have gone mad. Please bear with me ...
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Reinvention, the first step

Regular visitors will have been used to me talking about ReThinking which is my umbrella term that covers both Reinvention ...
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Is Innovation Failure Good?

Here I put the case that Innovation Failure is not good. Innovators should all be failing as fast as they ...
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What Is Creativity?

When you think about Creativity, what springs into your head? What is Creativity exactly? Does my question encourage you to ...
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How Do We Value Employees?

There has been a bit of a buzz for a long time about the question 'how do we value employees?' ...
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How To Successfully Join The Dots

Think back to your childhood. Did you ever use those Dot To Dot drawing books, those ones with hundreds of ...
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innovation whisperer

The Innovation Whisperer

Who or what is The Innovation Whisperer and what exactly is Innovation Whispering? Put simply it is a more gentle, ...
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New Innovation Language

Innovation language is something that is desirable but not essential, although to get the best out of our new organisational ...
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A Christmas Gift For 2020

At this time of year, I like to ponder the things that happen at Christmas and then find humorous ways ...
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making chai, jugaad and innovation

Soup, Jugaad and Chai

This topic was inspired by a recent keynote that I gave at a virtual conference in Chennai on the topic ...
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cost of innovation

What Is The Cost Of Innovation?

There is no manual that says exactly how to estimate innovation costs but here is a common sense approach that ...
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