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J. Open Innov. Technol. Mark. Complex. 2018, 4(4), 45; https://doi.org/10.3390/joitmc4040045

Classical Guitar Study as Creativity Training: Potential Benefits for Managers and Entrepreneurs

School of Music, College of Arts & Architecture, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Received: 12 July 2018 / Revised: 12 September 2018 / Accepted: 19 September 2018 / Published: 25 September 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Business, Open Innovation and Art)
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Divergent thinking ability, as an aspect of creativity, seems valuable to managers and entrepreneurs as they employ the tools of creative problem-solving and innovative thinking in pursuit of business success. Musical study in general, and classical guitar study to a greater degree, has the potential to improve divergent thinking and creative problem-solving abilities. As such, I suggest that utilizing classical guitar study as a creativity training tool may benefit entrepreneurs and managers within a variety of industries. View Full-Text
Keywords: classical guitar study; divergent thinking; creativity training; creative problem-solving; innovation; entrepreneurship; management classical guitar study; divergent thinking; creativity training; creative problem-solving; innovation; entrepreneurship; management
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