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Simply Brilliant: Powerful Techniques to Unlock Your Creativity and Spark New IdeasToday, most people still believe that some of us are born creative and others are not—and that’s just the way it is. However, our creativity is not simply inherited, like brown eyes or blonde hair. Most people also still believe that right-brained people are more creative and left-brained people are more analytical, even though research in the past five years has shown that, in fact, we use both sides of our brain when we are being creative. We use both sides of the brain to fire our creative juices.
“The UW Law Library engages in regular strategic planning and assessment of our effectiveness in achieving our mission and realizing our goals. At the beginning of the academic year, we develop a strategic plan consisting of three parts: our mission and vision, our ongoing key priorities, and a selection of strategic initiatives on which we will focus that year. Then, at the end of the year, we assess of our efforts in achieving our annual goals. Because a picture is worth a thousand words, we used infographics throughout both our strategic plan and assessment report to make the information more accessible to key stakeholders. Inspired by the University of Georgia Law Library, we used Piktochart to create the infographics. Here’s a snapshot of our 2016-17 strategic plan. Our 2017-18 plan is available on our website…”
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