Meaning, purpose and action

Why does work sometimes seem like hard work, and at other times, not like work at all? Watching the Bonus Material on any movie DVD, one begins to suspect that the current fascination with film stars might not be about lifestyle as much as about workways. Their jobs seem like fun. Who hasn’t been captivated by the sense of camaraderie, purpose and creative achievement of working on a film project?…
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Creativity, innovation and systematisation

What does it take to facilitate creativity and manage innovation in a corporate environment..?As with any entity, to survive, a company needs to evolve, adapt to and influence its environment. That commonly translates into new or improved products, services, processes, branding. To do this in a timely manner requires a certain number of projects in the pipeline to be outside the purely operational scope; projects and ideas about possible futures…
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Perceived affordances

Much of how we interact with the world around us depends upon what is called affordance. Affordance is what psychologist James J. Gibson defined as the total of “action possibilities” inherent in an environment. Or to put it another way: what can I do with the things I see around me? A chair can be sat upon, but it can also be used as an impromptu stepladder or as a…
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