Let’s hear your idea about… TIME

Photo by Telstar Logistics 04. TIME Here’s an opportunity to get creative. You might have an idea for saving time, or for a time-management technique. You may want to think about keeping time, or doing something that involves altering the tempo in a piece of...

Let’s hear your idea about… HOUSEWORK

Photo by bies 03. HOUSEWORK This time, let’s think about something completely mundane. Everyone has to do it, and I think there’s room for it to be a lot less onerous, more environmentally friendly, more fun and more fairly distributed. Whether you have an...

Let’s hear your idea about… EDUCATION

Photo by Trondheim Byarkiv 02. EDUCATION Today’s challenge is to come up with ideas about the learning process. It might be something to do with how to learn things, ways in which testing could be improved, innovations in the classroom, ideas for topics that...

Let’s hear your idea about… RAIN

Photo by eirikso After this morning’s conversation about sharing ideas, I thought it would be an interesting exercise to do a series of blog posts asking for ideas on a theme. The purpose of the theme is to either remind you of a particular idea you might have...

What’s the big idea?

I received a nice email this morning from Kevin Boyle, one of the guys behind Ideas Improv (watch the video above). He writes: Hey Andrew — I don’t know how I happened upon your 30 ideas in 30 days but it gave me …an idea. I wanted to see if there...

Your logic cannot help you here

I ended up in something of a debate about ad-blockers on the internet yesterday. Radio “futurologist” (inverted commas because that term is so problematic for me) James Cridland wrote a blog post entitled Piracy and Ad-Blockers Are Both Theft. To which my...