The Creative Advantage of Dyslexia

How our brains are wired (our genetics) determines our temperament and what career path we choose — scientist, doctor, artist, writer, athlete, computer programmer… luckily, we are all very different. There is no normal, but a lovely kaleidoscope of affinities. Creativity is useful in any field, but not all of us are wired to think out of the box. Some … Read More

Encouraging Creative Thinkers

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about creativity. In his book, “A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future,” author Daniel H. Pink talks about how we are moving out of a left-brained dominated period of time in which linear thinking has been the norm. Computers and the scientific method are examples of the type of thinking that … Read More