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Is creativity a mind-set or can it be developed? How much influence does organisational culture have on creativity in the workplace? And is there space for innovation within all business environments?
Managing a successful business is never simple, especially when it’s necessary to navigate a company through a changing landscape. Featuring a series of interviews on topics such as flexible working, the role of leadership and creating under constraint, this collection also takes a closer look at fear, bias and intuition and the role they play on shaping creative environments. It examines approaches used by both private and public sectors and gives an insight into how they use different aspects of creativity to run their organisations. Martin Miller of independent music label Beggars Banquet talks about managing change, while NHS Chief Exec Samantha Jones talks about managing creativity when faced with the pressures of running NHS trust. Also featuring contributions from Microsoft, Cloud Reach, Morgan Lovell, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, and Milton Keynes Dons football manager, Karl Robinson.

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Is creativity a mind-set or can it be developed? How much influence does organisational culture have on creativity in the workplace? And is there space for innovation within all business environments?
Managing a successful business is never simple, especially when it’s necessary to navigate a company through a changing landscape. Featuring a series of interviews on topics such as flexible working, the role of leadership and creating under constraint, this collection also takes a closer look at fear, bias and intuition and the role they play on shaping creative environments. It examines approaches used by both private and public sectors and gives an insight into how they use different aspects of creativity to run their organisations. Martin Miller of independent music label Beggars Banquet talks about managing change, while NHS Chief Exec Samantha Jones talks about managing creativity when faced with the pressures of running NHS trust. Also featuring contributions from Microsoft, Cloud Reach, Morgan Lovell, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, and Milton Keynes Dons football manager, Karl Robinson.

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    Creativity, Innovation and Rewards

    Creativity, Innovation and Rewards

    A selection of perceptions and experiences of creativity, innovation and Rewards in their line of business.

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    Transcript -- Creativity, Innovation and Rewards

    Transcript -- Creativity, Innovation and Rewards

    A selection of perceptions and experiences of creativity, innovation and Rewards in their line of business.

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    Flexible working

    Flexible working

    Working from home and in the office.

    • 2 min
    Transcript -- Flexible working

    Transcript -- Flexible working

    Working from home and in the office.

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    Managing change

    Managing change

    As with many consumer experiences, our interaction with, and consumption of music has changed.

    • 5 min
    Transcript -- Managing change

    Transcript -- Managing change

    As with many consumer experiences, our interaction with, and consumption of music has changed.

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