Regenerate

1. to effect a complete moral reform in. 2. to re-create, reconstitute, or make over, especially in a better form or condition. 3. to revive or produce anew; bring into existence again. 4. Biology. to renew or restore (a lost, removed, or injured part). 5. Physics. to...

Creativity process and the brain

“Nobel-Prize winning neuroscientist Eric Kandel says that the brain is a creative machine. It appears that the quantity and diversity of our ideas are mediated by the front lobes, right behind your forehead. Preliminary brain research by Charles Limb at John Hopkins...

Autopoiesis

“The characteristics of living systems to continuously renew themselves and regulate this process in such a way that the integrity of their structure is maintained.” (Valera et al).

Empathy

“Empathy is the art of imaginatively stepping into the shoes of another person, understanding their feelings and perspectives, and using that understanding to guide your actions.” Roman Krznaric

Biophilia

The term “biophilia” literally means “love of life or living systems.” It was first used by Erich Fromm to describe a psychological orientation of being attracted to all that is alive and vital.[3] Wilson uses the term in the same sense when he...

Character Strengths

“Character strengths are the psychological ingredients for displaying human goodness and they serve as pathways for developing a life of greater virtue. While personality is the summary of our entire psychological makeup, character strengths are the positive...

Meraki

The soul, creativity or love put into something; the essence of yourself that is put into your work. (Greek Origin)

Space and Creativity

“The spaces in which we live and work are the stages on which to play out our lives. As such they have a huge impact on our thoughts and behavior.” Tina Seelig – from her book ” Ingenius – A crash course in creativity”

Time

” To realise the value of ONE YEAR, ask a student who failed a grade. To realise the value of ONE MONTH, ask a mother who has given birth to a premature baby. To realise the value of ONE WEEK, ask the editor of a weekly newspaper. To realise the value of ONE...

Music Thinking

“Music thinking is the use of thoughts, learnings, ideas and inspirations that are derived from all kinds of music, sonic phenomena, sounds, musical instruments, tools, techniques, metaphors, patterns, brands, behaviors, and the music business to inspire and...