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LinkedIn Learning revealed this year that the #1 in-demand skill sought by employers across industries is creativity. Everyone’s talking about the need for more creative thinking, yet most people don’t know how to apply it to their daily work. In this talk based on her brand new book, The Non-Obvious Guide to Being More Creative, Kathryn P. Haydon will share 5 practical, actionable ways that you begin to harness the full power of your creative thinking and apply it at work.

What People are Saying:
“Any innovation starts with taking a risk, so take a risk on this book. It will pay off in creative dividends.”
- New York Times best-selling author (and NU alum) Daniel Pink, When, Drive, and A Whole New Mind

"Creativity is the key to survival in the modern business world ... and this book is your perfect guide to making it accessible.”
- Pamela Slim, Author, Body of Work

“The tools and strategies in this book help you take your creative thinking to the next level, to be more consistent and deliberate about using thinking practices that elicit new ideas and result in valuable solutions.”
- Dorie Clark, Author of Reinventing You and Stand Out, and Executive Education Faculty, Duke University Fuqua School of Business

“Your ability to be creative under pressure is what separates you from the pack. This book is full of practical tools and tips to help you unleash your creative brilliance.”
- Todd Henry, Author, The Accidental Creative

"Your new go-to guide for transforming work through untapped creativity, ingenuity, and joy."
- Jenny Blake, Author, Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

When: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 · 11:00:00 AM · Central Time (US & Canada)
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English
Who can attend? Everyone
Dial-in available? (listen only): No
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Senior Associate Director, Career Advancement
Lucie manages in-person career events and moderates the NAA Career Webinar Series.
Webinar hosting presenter Kathryn H
Speaker | Author | Innovation Strategist
Kathryn P. Haydon ’99
Founder of Sparkitivity

Kathryn Haydon is a speaker, author, and innovation strategist who trains courageous leaders to harness strengths and create opportunities to add value in a fast-paced world. An award-winning educator, she moved from banking into the science of creativity and founded Sparkitivity. Haydon is the author of The Non-Obvious Guide to Being More Creative and coauthor of Creativity for Everybody. She has written and spoken widely on creative thinking, learning and engagement, and the secret strengths of outlier thinkers, including several chapters in edited volumes and hundreds of articles in publications from Psychology Today to The Washington Post.

Haydon graduated with a BA from the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and an MS in creativity and change leadership from the acclaimed International Center for Studies in Creativity at the State University of New York.
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