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Cracking CreativitySecrets of Creative Genius: The Secrets of Creative Genius for Business and Beyond Paperback – 26 Jun 2001

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  • Paperback: 309 pages
  • Publisher: TEN SPEED PRESS; 1 edition (26 June 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1580083110
  • ISBN-13: 978-1580083119
  • Product Dimensions: 18.4 x 2 x 22.9 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 472 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 129,649 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Creative-thinking expert Michael Michalko offers a series of idea-inspiring resources and techniques. . . . CRACKING CREATIVITY is peppered with anecdotes and exercises to help push you to your creative limit." --How

"Sometimes the craziest ideas are the most inspired. . . . "You don't have to score 1600 on the SATs or build your own computer to approach your craft with genius. . . .[this] book is filled with exercises that illustrate the benefits of looking at problems from different angles." --The Orlando Sentinel

"CRACKING CREATIVITY unveils the secrets of creative genius and brings life-changing creative techniques into everyone's reach. By comparing the thinking strategies of over 100 of history's most creative minds, the book shows readers how to approach problems with new vision and discover a world of innovative solutions to everyday challenges."--New Equipment Digest

"CRACKING CREATIVITY delivers an arsenal of powerful creative thinking tools that can be used to tackle virtually any type of technical problem and create new ideas. The closest thing we have to a tactical instruction manual for thinking like a genius." --American Creativity Association

About the Author

MICHAEL MICHALKO is one of the most highly acclaimed creativity experts in the world. He specializes in providing creativity workshops, seminars, and think tanks for clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 500 companies. He is the author of the groundbreaking creativity handbook Thinkertoys, as well as Cracking Creativity, which describes the secrets of creative genius. His books have been translated into fifteen languages.

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