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Category Archives: Creativity

Genuineness and authenticity: What it takes

posted by Joshua on February 17, 2017 in Art, Creativity, Education, Leadership, Visualization

I finally watched Gone With the Wind. People routinely rate it one of the top movies. Watching it, you automatically rate it by the standards of its time. But watch the acting these iconic scenes. The morning after watching the movie, I woke up realizing how ungenuine and inauthentic the acting was. Sure, by the[…] Keep reading →

Blurbs and Endorsements for Leadership Step by Step

posted by Joshua on January 24, 2017 in Creativity, Education, Exercises, Leadership, Models

Reviews of Leadership Step by Step By Joshua Spodek Pre-order Leadership Step by Step on Amazon! Joshua is changing the game for leadership development and creating positive change. His insight to give a progression of exercises to practice is a once-in-a-lifetime game-changing advance in our field everyone else will follow. It’s better than business school courses[…] Keep reading →

Reflections on writing

posted by Joshua on January 21, 2017 in Art, Creativity, Exercises, Habits, Leadership, SIDCHAs

One of my online communities had a thread on writing a book this year. It led me to reflect on writing in a way that might help someone where I was before starting to write. I consider what I wrote relevant to practicing any craft or developing one’s passion. Here’s what I wrote: Last year[…] Keep reading →

Looking for a mastermind group?

posted by Joshua on September 3, 2016 in Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Events, Leadership

Do you have ideas or potential you’re looking to develop? Do you find having others help while you help them spurs more creativity and action? Then you may want to work with a mastermind group. My friend and fellow coach, Silvia Christmann, is leading two eight-week curated groups, one starting September 15, the other September[…] Keep reading →

My number one criterion for quality of a complex solution or something creative you’re developing

posted by Joshua on June 23, 2016 in Creativity, Entrepreneurship

I’m thinking of solutions that are the starts of entrepreneurial projects, but the creative thing could be a work or art, something you write, something you perform, and so on. In my experience, the best indicator of how well a solution solves a complex problem is how many iterations it’s gone through. Solutions to simple[…] Keep reading →