Education blog

Insights from my Israel start-up immersion
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I was thrilled, when my esteemed colleague, Tania de Jong invited me to present a Master Class at the Creative Innovation Asia Pacific 2016 Conference. Tania and I first met several years ago, when she was part of an Australian...
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Generating Discovery for Innovation
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Just in case you haven’t seen the latest Star Trek movie yet, here is one of its key messages in generating discovery for innovation, which links to generating fresh new ways of business problem-solving: “You know the greatest danger facing...
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Innovate to learn by doing
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When I was Qantas airline hostess (in the pre ‘flight attendant’ days) I was required to attend and pass, very strict Emergency Procedures (EP) training. This involved a week-long, comprehensive experiential training session, teaching us how to evacuate a 747...
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Disrupting corporate innovation education
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As many of you are aware, I was an Australian ex-pat and start-up entrepreneur and resided in Israel for six years. Israel is globally acknowledged as The Start-Up Nation! I was fortunate to have the opportunity to live within its...
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Changing questions changes the world!
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In the incredibly challenging process of compiling, collating and presenting the new ImagineNation MOOC (massive online open course) on innovative leadership, we created a new role for innovative managers and leaders as ‘disruptive provocateurs!’ One of their key skill-sets is...
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Be-come a smart creative through adaptive learning
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It was pouring down with heavy rain and we were stuck in a heavy traffic jam on the toll road taking us home from a lovely 4 day sunny sojourn in the stunning Mediterranean seaport of Eilat, on the southern...
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Being, thinking, talking & acting differently
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Steve Jobs proved that surprising the market again & again with exciting unexpected solutions results in incredible business, customer and profitable outcomes. He achieved these outcomes despite increases in global competition, a roller coaster economy and quickening product life-cycles. In...
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Innovating Teaching Innovation
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I recently invested my 30 years of knowledge and skills development and experience in corporate learning in designing  The Start-Up Game™ . This is a two day business simulation that enable people to learn by playing, collaborating, experimenting and learning...
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Unleash people’s creativity in the workplace
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The ability to unleash people's creativity in the workplace is a challenge in every team and organisation. At ImagineNation™ we acknowledge that innovation is the result of a COLLISION between different perspectives and thought patterns, we also acknowledge that creativity, invention...
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Re-inventing corporate learning
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All great achievers start out as individuals with a vision that ultimately impacts the realms they care deeply about! They may not initially intend to, yet they all have the ability to shape an entire industry or market. In our...
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