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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
J. Open Innov. Technol. Mark. Complex. 2018, 4(4), 45; https://doi.org/10.3390/joitmc4040045
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)
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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Gangi, J. Classical Guitar Study as Creativity Training: Potential Benefits for Managers and Entrepreneurs. J. Open Innov. Technol. Mark. Complex. 2018, 4, 45.

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