Week 7: CPS/ Creativity, Innovation and Risk

Stavros Michailidis

A bit more about …
“Stavros is an expert in innovation and business creativity.  He empowers organizations to tackle difficult challenges and build competence in the 21st century skills necessary to survive and thrive in today’s fast paced markets.  An entrepreneur by nature, he has successfully undertaken both commercial and not-for-profit ventures. As founder of Innovation Bound, Stavros consults with enterprises, academic institutions, government agencies & NGO’s on their innovation initiatives and in creating valuable thought leadership. He conducts research and guest lectures at the University level and is a frequent presenter at innovation conferences. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Project Management and a Master of Science in Creative Studies. He also holds various professional certificates including a graduate certificate in Creativity and Change Leadership.”


Reading, Viewing and Listening Materials


Unleashing the Power of Creativity

Flow in the Workplace

Creative Leadership

Rewards of Risk-Taking

77 Awesome Creativity Books

Visual Recording for Ideation Facilitation

CPS Wizard

The Bias Against Creativity

Creativity – The economy’s Key Ingredient

Sparking Creativity and Fostering Innovation in Your Organization


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I will soon be uploading a presentation by Dr. Mary Murdock, one of her final lectures on Creativity.

The lecture was given in Lebanon in November of 2009 … this is a 4:07 introduction and the remainder of the session will follow shortly.

What is Creativity ?

Mary Murdock on Creativity  pt 2 ~ 20 minutes

Mary Murdock o Creativity  pt 3 ~ 6 minutes