Crowd Creativity

Developing original art, media or content through crowdsourcing creative designs, ideas or executions, and combining a number of them

How Crowdsourcing Helps Manufacturers Innovate

How Crowdsourcing Helps Manufacturers Innovate

The novelty of using crowdsourcing for innovation is not a new one. In fact, a few years back, one of Crowdsourcing Week's own featured writers, Marcus Barber, talked about how the future of manufacturing was upon us, and that crowdsourcing could potentially be a huge...

Why Crowdsourcing is Your Ultimate R&D

Why Crowdsourcing is Your Ultimate R&D

The smartest businesses know that they don’t have the power anymore. The people do. The conversation has shifted from focused, monolithic companies telling the consumer what they need to widespread, decentralized networks built by consumers themselves. Today’s top...

How Can I Make the Most Use of Crowdsourcing Content?

How Can I Make the Most Use of Crowdsourcing Content?

Crowdsourcing content is not only an incredibly efficient way to publish more pages, it can also help to increase the quality of your work. By accumulating knowledge, ideas and work from others you can influence your own posts and publish articles from another point...

CSW Summit DC hit exciting new highs

CSW Summit DC hit exciting new highs

CSW Summit Washington DC on June 15 brought together a famously distinguished group of crowdsourcing thought leaders and innovators to share insights and trends on how the second wave of the crowd economy is reshaping industries and transforming organizations. Between...

Art of Possibilities Beyond Planet Earth

Art of Possibilities Beyond Planet Earth

This was the title of an impactful, mind-stretching panel session at CSW Europe 2016, held in Brussels 21-25 November. At its heart, what can we learn from issues dealing with space exploration that is transferable to improve life back on Earth? Karen Eng, a freelance...

Searching for the Crowdsourcing Stars

Searching for the Crowdsourcing Stars

For many of us, it's possible when we think of 'Crowdsourcing' what comes to mind is the Kickstarter of an exciting cause or product that we recently contributed financially to (often to support a friend whose involved in it) after seeing it promoted on social media....

The Myth of the Lone Genius

A very interesting opinion piece on the NY Times by Joshua Wolf Shenk dwells on the myth of the lone genius. History has perennially celebrated lone geniuses like Einstein, Picasso, Shakespeare, King while barely acknowledging their creative partners and collaborators...