Causal Relationships in Creative Problem Solving: Comparing Facilitation Interventions for Ideation

@article{Santanen2004CausalRI,
  title={Causal Relationships in Creative Problem Solving: Comparing Facilitation Interventions for Ideation},
  author={E. Santanen and R. Briggs and Gert-Jan de Vreede},
  journal={Journal of Management Information Systems},
  year={2004},
  volume={20},
  pages={167 - 198}
}
Organizations must be creative continuously to survive and thrive in today's highly competitive, rapidly changing environment. A century of creativity research has produced several descriptive models creativity, and hundreds of prescriptions for interventions that demonstrably improve creativity. This paper presents the cognitive network model (CNM) as a causal model of the cognitive mechanisms that give rise to creative solutions in the human mind. The model may explain why creativity… Expand

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