The Ideas Economy and Information Age

The Ideas Economy and Information Age

Two of the most important concepts being thrown around dinner table and boardroom conversations at the moment are those of The Ideas Economy and The Information Age. Both presuppose some important shifts in how we as humans live and work. Both have a lot to do with...
Be The Change You Want To See

Be The Change You Want To See

The irony of this statement is its frequent attribution to Gandhi when very little evidence exists to support this idea. It really more just sounds like something he would have said. But its apparent source is no less impressive: it appears to have originated with...
Songwriting: An evolution in Creativity

Songwriting: An evolution in Creativity

I started writing songs with my long-term song-writing partner Julian Kievit in 1987. There have been long breaks in between and over all this time, the way we do it has changed as well. In the beginning, I would write a poem or three and Julian would pick one that he...
Sebastian Morrison on Creativity

Sebastian Morrison on Creativity

Sebastian Morrison is a Londoner and a highly successful television editor and director (you’ve probably seen his work somewhere over the years). He is a person who needs his creativity to be always on, on demand, 24/7 (well, when on a job!) But Sebastian is also a...