The Way of the Innovation Master

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Become an innovation master with Jeffrey Paul Baumgartner, founder of anticonventional thinking

Jeffrey Baumgartner

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The Ultimate Resource for Innovation Managers & Enthusiasts

If you are in charge of innovation for your team, your business unit or your company, you've come to the right place! I have put together a web site full of articles, papers and videos especially for you. And if you cannot find the answers to your questions, get in touch. I'm here to help!

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My Latest Creativity & Innovation Articles

Idealess Ideation
Most business innovation actions result in lots of ideas and little implementation. Try these techniques to generate visions that are ready to implement.

How to Get Great Ideas from Your Team
Brainstorms, ideas campaigns and other corporate ideation activities are artificial processes designed to induce creativity. There is a better way...

International & Multicultural Teams
Diverse teams are creative teams and since creativity feeds innovation, diverse teams are also great for innovation. Leading a team with people from other countries and cultures is a fantastic way to add diversity.

Living Overseas Boosts Creativity
If you want a quick and easy way to boost creativity, go away! Go live abroad, to be precise

An Anticonventional Presentation Story
Learn how a business owner uses anticonventional thinking to make a winning presentation and win a big contract

Conventional Is Too Conventional
This may seem obvious, but the problem with conventional thinking is that it does not lead to truly new ideas, creativity or innovation. For these, you need to flush conventional thinking down the toilet and be unconventional.

Pimp Your Suggestion Scheme
If your business has an idea management system in place, I have some suggestions on how to get better results with it.

Packaging innovation is an important part of product innovation. Find out why.


My Latest Video




World Innovation Convention

I am leading a Cosmic Creativity workshop at the World Innovation Convention in Cannes.


Tablelands Innovation Expo

I am speaking on Inner Mind Creativity (aka Cosmic Creativity) at the Tablelands Innovation Expo in Malanda, Queensland, Australia on 16 May.


Exploiting the Dark Side of Your Creativity

I am doing an experimental workshop, on how to exploit the dark side of your creativity, at the Brussels Imagination Club in June.


Radio Interview

Jim Beach interviewed me for his School for Startups show on Liberty Express radio. You can listen to it here (second interview).

Jeffrey Baumgartner in front of banner with  his picture

Entrepreneur Summit in Mumbai

I spoke about cosmic creativity, anticonventional thinking and implementing ideas at The Entrepreneurship Summit 2014 in Mumbai.

While walking around the IIT campus (where the summit was held), I was surprised to see a banner with my face onit (above)!


Innovation Blogger of the Year

I was voted the Innovation Blogger of the year for 2013, which was a surprise as, strictly speaking, I don't write a blog! I write a popular newsletter and regular articles on creativity -- which are often republished by other blogs.


My Creative Work

You can find examples of my creative writing, humour and artwork as well as info about my science fiction humour novel, The Insane Journey, at


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