How music trumps reading for childhood development
A new study suggests that informal music-making with very young children can lead to better attention and emotion regulation by…
Miracle work: how creative education can overcome learning disabilities
Inspiring stories of children with severe learning difficulties emphasise the power of creativity and the arts in education.
The secret love affair between pirates and creators
New research and a new lobby group in the screen sector rewrites the playbook on the approach to piracy.
Art after the Tsunami
Four years after the devastating Tsunami, parts of Japan are still in recovery. An artist from Polyglot reflects on working…
The power of intuition
Intuitition isn't just for creative work. It also has a place in the way you manage your career.
Why you should try improv
Improvisation skills can deliver work by improving audition performance and providing a strong background for corporate training.
Arts education: an antidote to cat memes
Will future historians view the internet as heralding a new Dark Age, a time of lost opportunity and widespread cultural…
How to make the most of a mentor
A sounding board, a warning bell, or a beacon of hope: a mentor can be any or all, but only…
Everyone wants a T-shaped worker
The latest demand in the jobs market is a worker with the description of a shirt: organisations are looking for…
Making collaborations work for you
Two heads can be better than one but they can also be twice the headache if you don't know what…