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Changing the Outcome of the Game

By Ed Long - Creative Oklahoma & Cross Sector Innovations   At an event hosted recently by Creative Oklahoma, I listened to Thunder general manager Sam Presti, a newly appointed Oklahoma Creativity Ambassador, talk about the creativity that takes place on the basketball court. Men and women are given a ball and have to create something.

Philanthropreneurship | How The Creative Democracy Can Transform Communities

By Susan McCalmont In a growing world of complexity and change, we are all being challenged to imagine new solutions for the collective problems facing us, and even develop new definitions for what it means to be part of a civil society where civic discourse is encouraged and celebrated. A global shift is making space

By | 2017-07-03T15:18:31+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Featured|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Creating Oklahoma’s Future

Another amazing blog post from our collaborator, Ed Long. "By coming together to launch innovative solutions in communities across the state, we can avoid larger challenges in the future and build a stronger state today for all Oklahomans." Ain't that right?! Happy reading! Ed Long ed.long@crosssectorinnovations.org Entrepreneurial leaders anticipate challenges and opportunities ahead of their

By | 2017-01-24T14:57:04+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Feature, Featured, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Finding a Way to Yes – The Power of Creativity and Innovation

I had the opportunity to listen to an amazing individual last night.  Her name is Jill Castilla.  She discussed the challenges of growing up in a midwestern small town and the winding path that led to her current success.  Jill battled her way through her first two years of college before finally enlisting in the

By | 2016-11-30T09:25:29+00:00 November 30th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Featured, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Why We Need Imagination, Creativity and Innovation in a Test-Driven World

    Why We Need Imagination, Creativity and Innovation in a Test-Driven World Come hear author of Imagination First and former Director of the Lincoln Center Institute, Scott Noppe-Brandon, share his education expertise Education is not rocket science, it is harder! Figuring out how to do all in education that is needed, wanted, desired, required and ordered is

By | 2016-10-19T16:26:18+00:00 December 10th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

THE OKLAHOMA CREATIVE COMMUNITIES PROJECT IS ON!

  THE OKLAHOMA CREATIVE COMMUNITIES PROJECT IS ON! Communities throughout Oklahoma may now apply for the Oklahoma Creative Communities Project, a new initiative of Creative Oklahoma.  The project will foster, encourage and highlight the creativity of communities who solve local issues with new ideas and innovation which advance their local economy and life quality.  Communities

By | 2016-10-19T16:26:18+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

MyMachine Program begins in Oklahoma Schools!

MyMachine Program begins in Oklahoma Schools! Creative Oklahoma is proud to announce that tomorrow, the internationally renowned MyMachine maker-program for young students will have its’ United States launch in Oklahoma at Mid-Del Public School’s Soldier Creek Elementary School.  The public launch event will be held at 1:30 pm, with an additional school launch on Friday,

By | 2016-10-19T16:26:19+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Disney Institute Coming at Rose State College

  YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS AWESOME 1-DAY TRAINING FROM DISNEY INSTITUTE Creative Oklahoma is pleased to announce the annual Disney Institute & Rose State College Partnership for business professionals! Thursday, September 17, 2015, from 8 am to 4 pm Please join Rose State College for a 1-day training session for all businesses and organizations about

By | 2016-10-19T16:26:26+00:00 August 28th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Get Ready For The Confluence Digital Marketing Conference

  GET READY FOR THE CONFLUENCE DIGITAL MARKETING CONFERENCE  Creative Oklahoma is excited to announce that our creative neighbor, BigWing, is preparing you an awesome Digital Marketing Conference! Join them on September 10th and 11th (Thursday & Friday) for a two-day digital marketing conference in Oklahoma City. For the third year in a row, Confluence will be at The

By | 2016-10-19T16:26:26+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments