I started the following topic in Innovation Tools:
I'd like to ask people what learnings have led to a significant leap in their personal creativity? Or put another way: what are the first tips you would give to someone who wanted to improve their personal creativity?
'Look beyond the first right answer' (from Roger Von Oech's 'A Whack on the Side of the Head').
and initially responding to new ideas with 'yes and' rather than the idea-killing 'yes but'.