• Dr. Jack Shephard–
Second Generation Pilot
Pilot of the plane which crashed on the
Plane crash changed my life and I was
now forced to use creativity daily
Are you plagued by these
•Unsatisfied with your professional life?
•Do you feel as if you aren’t contributing as
much to your job as you feel you are
•Do you have any other feelings that make
you feel inadequate?
Being creative can help you out of some of the
problems you face daily.
The Wallas Stages of Creativity is a great way to
learn to think outside of the box when you are
faced with problems.
This stage refers to gathering as
much information about the
problem you are facing (Dacey &
This stage refers to further
information gathering and
exploration and allowing yourself
an extended period of time to
think the problem over (Dacey &
This stage refers to the moment
when you gain that much needed
insight into solving your problem
(Dacey & Lennon, 1998).
This can almost be seen as
“seeing the light”…
This stage refers to the stage
where the person double
checks their solution to make
sure it will work (Dacey &
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Dacey, J. and Lennon, K. (1998). Understanding creativity: The interplay
of biological,psychological, and social factors. Part Two: Social
Factors. (pp. 34-36). Jossey-Bass.