creative superpowers

Equip Yourself For The Age of Creativity

We are on the verge of an Age of Creativity that will require a new set of superheroes to build better businesses and cultures across all industries. An age when the most important skill in business will be creativity.

Our book Creative Superpowers is a collection of essays edited by Creative Superheroes Laura Jordan Bambach, Daniele Fiandaca, Scott Morrison and Mark Earls.  The essays tackle and unpack four primary superpowers of maker, hacker, teach and thief and empower you and your teams to develop skills and emerge as a fully fledged Creative Superhero

our editors

maker

Laura Jordan Bambach, CCO of Mr President, introduces the superpower of Maker and explores, through a series of essays on everything from architecture to noise making, how the act of making itself can awaken creativity.

teacher

Scott Morrison, Founder of the Boom!, introduces the superpower of Teacher and how taking on board the concept of learning, unlearning and relearning is vital to our future survival.

hacker

Daniele Fiandaca, Co-founder of Utopia, introduces the superpower of Hacker, how hacking help you tackle problems in different ways and how a series of small changes can effect large-scale culture change.

thief

Mark Earls, Founder of Herd Consulting, introduces the superpower of Thief and how the full spectrum of stealing, copying and borrowing can provide the fast-track to creating new ideas.


“The good news? Our brains are wired to rewire.”

Daniele Fiandaca

our contributors

We’re incredibly proud of our contributors who are all Creative Superheroes to us.  Thank you for taking the time to explain and explore the four Creative Superpowers of Maker, Hacker, Teacher and Thief.

thief

Alistair Barr, Copy Good, Copy Bad, Copy Smarter

hacker

Annicken R. Day, Using Hacking to Build Better Business

hacker

Hugh Garry, Have You Had Your Brain Hacked Recently?

thief

Faris Yakob with Rosie Yakob, Same Same But Different

teacher

David Erixon, Doing-by-Learning

teacher

David Pearl, Street Wisdom: Answers Are Everywhere

teacher

Nadya Powell, Learning in Reverse

maker

Kerry Friend, Maker Culture in South Africa

thief

Justin Smith, J Smith Esquire

maker

Morihiro Harano, What Makes for Great Making?

maker

Lucas Abela, Shared Noises

maker

Lizi Hamer, How Making Maketh the Creative

hacker

Ravi Deshpande, How Hacking Helped Build One of the World’s Largest Economies

thief

Rosie Yakob with Faris Yakob, Same Same But Different


“A book that made my brain fizz— makes idea creation seem achievable for all of us.”

Bruce Daisley, VP EMEA, Twitter and author of Joy of Work

our workshops

If you are a business that wants to get ahead in this new Age of Creativity, there are three ways that we can help your team equip themselves with the Creative Superpowers of Making, Hacking, Teaching and Thieving:

creative superpowers workshop

We offer half day or full day workshops where we share and embed the four Creative superpowers of Maker, Hacker, Teacher and Thief in your organisation

Expect your team to come away equipped with new tools to unlock their creativity and practical skills on how to solve problems and come up with better ideas.

creative superhero speakers

Hacker, Makers, Teachers and Thieves. Storytelling maestros, food experimentalists, hate mailers, diversity champions, and fashion technology pioneers.

Just a taste of the wonderful spectrum of thought leaders we have. If you are searching for an unforgettable speaker session for your event then look no further.

hacking creativity

A one and a half hour workshop where we share the key ingredients of creativity and end with a session on hacking; breaking down problems so they can be solved quickly.

You’ll come away with actionable ideas to implement in your business enabling you to inspire a more creative culture.