August 19th, 2016
Episode 595 of 836 episodes
Can anyone be creative? Does working in a team help or hinder? What about your office environment? Audrey Tinline visits the creative at design firm IDEO, and speaks to creativity researcher Dr Sarah Harvey of the UCL School of Management, to get some answers. She also finds out what brain scans of artists reveal about how creative minds function. Or perhaps the secret lies within our genes? That is what Kari Stefansson of genetics tech firm deCode hopes to find out. In which case, maybe some of us will always be doomed to lack that magic spark... (Picture: IDEO office; Credit: IDEO)
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.