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James Allen
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What are your recommendations for a Clipper with teeth? What do I put in the hardpoints to make everything blow up quick?
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Thanks all. You've helped bring about the grizzly end of many pirate NPCs I'm sure. 
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Thought you might like this NPC pilot's name...
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This building is so big, clouds form inside...
If you work at Boeing's enormous plane-making factory in Everett, near Seattle, you better like early starts.
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Part of the content of our Evaluate workshops looks at how and why we make decisions – for example why we choose to pursue one idea over another. One way of doing this is exploring how we view our world through ‘mental models’, which provide a convenient way of making sense of experience. One of these is Confirmation Bias.
In our Evaluate workshops we examine how and why we make decisions on one idea over another. A great place to start is confirmation bias.
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Our new ebook, written in conjunction with +Christian Jarrett 
In writing our latest ebook, Creativity at Work, we dissected over 20 studies to reveal the most reliable and useful findings to recommend to our clients.
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I've put together an ebook with Creative Huddle on ways to optimise your office for creativity
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Interesting results from an experiment at a school in NZ
If you have read Lord of the Flies, you might have got the impression that children left to their own devices can only come to harm. Held up as a mirror to the world and used at GCSE level to explore literature and human behaviour, the novel suggests no good can come from such chaos. But that, thankfully for Piggy, isn’t real life and a study in New Zealand suggests abandoning rules and letting children take risks might be better for everyone in ...
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Fascinating article about ringworlds: 
Immense floating structures could become humanity’s home, harnessing the power of stars. But, Peter Ray Allison writes, building them will be a colossal challenge.
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Of course you can!
Genetics is only 10% of it, so there’s room to improve.
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Felicity Callard: Our understanding of what the brain does at rest has been transformed. Yoga may not be the only way to still the mind
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Our video gets a Guardian airing:
Your desk is one of the worst places in the world to get creative. But as this animated video shows, it is still possible to come up with a killer idea wherever you might be
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Thrilled to be writing for the Guardian...
Managers need to realise that creativity doesn't respond to orders. James Allen outlines why management's role in the corporate creative process is an oxymoron: creativity can't be managed, it can only be encouraged
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Congratulations James, that's amazing! Great article :)
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Latest post from HR journalist Peter Crush - recommended read.
If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times. Successful businesses are all about creating ‘cultures of creativity’ (as I explored in my previous post). Noble though this cliché is, it’s not exactly explanatory of what organisations should really do to achieve it. Christina Iaonnidis, a businesswoman and co-author of Your Loss: How to Win [...]
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Runs Creative Huddle, which focuses on creativity to help people and companies generate and implement ideas
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