Founder and Director of the South African Creativity Foundation and the Kobus Neethling Group, Dr Kobus Neethling is a world leader in the field of creativity and whole brain thinking. His talks, training programmes and seminars leave audiences with a new set of problem-solving skills as well as a new way of looking at the world.
Topicsï¿½ Moving from Ordinary to Beyondness - the ordinary paradigm (personal and business) - ordinary creativity ï¿½and ordinary results - understanding the Stretch Zone and Stretch targets - entering Beyondness - developing the profile of a Beyonder - creating new futures - getting Beyonder results ï¿½ A New kind of creativity for a new kind of century - the 3 zones of creativity - the qualities of a Beyonder - moving from problems to possibilities - ideas for extraordinary times - seeing the future first ï¿½ Using your Whole Brain in the 21st century - understanding your 4 quadrant brain - moving beyond your comfort zones - discovering the 8 dimensions of your brain - putting your 8-dimesnsion brain into action - gaining an amazing edge ï¿½ From Creative Problem Solving, to Opportunity Finding to Miracle Making - understanding the stages of creative empowerment - expanding the power of your whole brain - redesigning your beliefs - the essence of your human being-ness - becoming the miracle maker ï¿½ The five critical ways to ï¿½get out of the boxï¿½ ï¿½ How to become 8 times more creative ï¿½ The essence of successful creativity ï¿½ Creating happiness with your whole brain
ï¿½ ï¿½I believe Dr. Kobus Neethling not only met the objectives of the conference but surpassed them and clearly I felt that he is the best speaker that Bayer has ever had the good fortune to listen to.ï¿½ (Richard van der Merwe, CEO ï¿½ Bayer South Africa) ï¿½ ï¿½After our conference during February 2003 when Dr. Kobus Neethling spoke on using the Whole Brain in Selling and Marketing, he received highest ratings ever in the history of SalesBytes.ï¿½ (Suzanne Burgess, CEO SalesBytes) ï¿½ ï¿½Kobus Neethling, author and corporate trainer is a quantum leaper. His work is internationally in very high demand.ï¿½ (The Australian Financial Review) ï¿½ "In my 40 years of innovation work in most of the Fortune 100 companies I have never come across anyone who can put theory into practice like Kobus Neethling" ï¿½ (Dr Sid Parnes, Creator of the Creative Problem Solving Model and author of numerous international best sellers.) ï¿½ ï¿½Kobus Neethling and his teamï¿½s creativity intervention was a dominant reason why we are now a world leaderï¿½ (General Manager: Amplats) ï¿½ ï¿½By far the most valuable training we have ever receivedï¿½ (Brazilian Business Institute ï¿½ Campinas Sau Paulo) ï¿½ ï¿½Kobus Neethling has demonstrated the most thorough scholarship in creativity that I have been able to witness in my years of teachingï¿½ (Dr Mary Frasier, Past President, American Society of Creative Thinking)