Amir Elion is a management and innovation consultant and facilitator. His Practical Creativity website on includes numerous creativity and innovation tools. Many creative ideas in various fields, as well as creativity tools, may be found on the free monthly Creative Ideas Newsletter.

The Six Thinking Hats of Creative Communication

Edward De Bono’s Six Hats method is a powerful and creative approach for communication. If you design your communication efforts - such as speeches, meetings, dialogs, posters and ads - according to this model, you will increase your odds of getting your message through in an original yet clear and effective way.