0805 | Why Creativity Gets Rejected…And How To Accept It with Jennifer Mueller

0805 | Why Creativity Gets Rejected...And How To Accept It with Jennifer Mueller

Jennifer earned her PhD in Social and Developmental Psychology at Brandeis University, and has been on the faculty of many top business schools including the Wharton School, Yale School of Management and NYU’s Stern School of Business. She published the paper, “The Bias Against Creativity,” which went viral and was downloaded over 65,000 times—receiving more than 100 media mentions. Her book “Creative Change” reveals the answer she found to the question of why people desire but reject creativity. In this interview, we discuss the basic assumptions about how we recognize creative ideas, creative leaders, and the very fabric of how we structure organizations for innovation.

[Listen in iTunes] [Listen on Stitcher]

In This episode, You’ll Learn:

  • How to Recognize Great Ideas
  • How to Make a Creative Change
  • How to Generate Great Ideas

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Enjoy This Episode?
If you enjoyed the show, please rate it on iTunes or Stitcher and write a brief review. That would really help get the word out and raise the visibility of the show.

HOME_AboutDavidBurkus

About the author

David Burkus is an organizational psychologist, keynote speaker, and bestselling author of five books on leadership and teamwork.

Recommended Reading

0422 | David Burkus

To celebrate the launch of his new book, David Burkus has turned over his microphone to friend and LDRLB contributor Soren Kaplan. In this interview, David and Soren discuss why brainstorming isn’t even, why the most creative teams fight, and the new book The Myths of Creativity: The Truth About How Innovative Companies and People […]

0520 | Dorie Clark

Dorie Clark is the author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future. She is a former presidential campaign spokeswoman, a former divinity student, a faculty member at Duke University, and a contributor to Harvard Business Review, Forbes, and the American Management Association’s publications. In this interview, we talk about how to rebrand yourself […]

0405 | Saul Kaplan

Saul Kaplan is the Founder and Chief Catalyst of Business Innovation Factory and the author of Business Model Innovation Factory. In this interview, we discuss why the landscape of business is changing and why leaders need to keep up by innovating their business models or risk being “netflixed.” What is being netflixed? Listen and find […]

Scroll to Top