Creative Problem Solving and Productive Thinking
With an energetic blend of insight, humour, and practicality, Tim Hurson teaches audiences around the world the why and how of developing and applying creative intelligence. Whether you’re a manager or an artist, whether you work alone or in a group, you can think better, do better, and be better by unlocking your creative intelligence. Creative intelligence transforms good work into great work, and potential becomes reality.
Throughout his career, Hurson has helped global organizations—in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia —with innovation, new product, and business model-transformation programs. He has presented on productive thinking and creative leadership to business, government, academic, professional, and not-for-profit audiences in more than 40 countries.
Hurson is a faculty member of the Creative Education Foundation, the European Creativity Association, and the South African Creativity Association. He is an executive advisor to several incubator/accelerators, and he chairs the Sidney J Parnes Fellowship Program of the Creative Education Foundation.
Hurson’s book, Never Be Closing, was selected as one of the fifteen best self-help books of 2014 by the Oprah Winfrey Network and named one of the seven most useful how-to-sell books of 2014 by Inc magazine. His book, Think Better, is used in business schools around the world, has been translated into 8 languages, and was named as one of The Globe and Mail’s “Ten Best Business Books” in 2008. He is currently working on his third book. PRAXIS: the art of doing anything better.