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Creative Acts for Curious People: How to Think, Create, and Lead in Unconventional Ways
 

Creative Acts for Curious People: How to Think, Create, and Lead in Unconventional Ways (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Greenberg, Sarah Stein
By Standford, d. school

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A vibrant, illustrated resource of captivating and practical ways to help you bring creative approaches to any challenge you face, from Stanford University's world-renowned d.school. Filled with ideas about the art of learning, discovery, and leading the way through unknown creat...ive territory, plus memorable stories and innovative assignments, this provocative and highly visual manual is a definitive reference and experiential playground for people fueled by curiosity. Creative Acts for Curious People contains more than 80 assignments hand-picked from the d.school's history by executive director Sarah Stein Greenberg from some of the world's most inventive and unconventional minds, including d.school and IDEO founder David Kelley, Readymade magazine founder Grace Hawthorne, innovative choreographer Aleta Hayes, Google chief innovation evangelist Frederik Pferdt, and more. Exercises like Expert Eyes test your observation skills; How to Talk to Strangers fosters understanding; and Secret Handshake helps build trust and collaboration. The assignments are at once lighthearted, surprising, tough, and impactful--and reveal the hidden dynamics of design including learning, feeling, making, exploring, experimenting, and collaborating.
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ISBN 9781984858160
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Stanford d.school Library
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ISBN-13 9781984858160
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Ten Speed Press
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) By Greenberg, Sarah Stein
By Standford, d. school
Series Stanford d.school Library
Category Self-Help & Practical Interests
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 191mm
Height: 254mm
Spine: 1mm
Dewey Code 153.35
Weight 1g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Creative ability
NBS Text Self Improvement: General
ONIX Text General/trade

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