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  • Paper: As an act of self-disclosure, workplace creativity can be risky business

    Photo of Jack Goncalo, a professor of business administration at the Gies College of Business at Illinois

    It’s increasingly common for managers to instruct employees to “be creative” during brainstorming sessions. But according to a new paper from Jack Goncalo, a professor of business administration at the Gies College of Business at Illinois, being creative in the workplace is potentially fraught with peril because creativity itself is deeply personal.

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  • Editor’s notes: To contact Jack Goncalo, email goncalo@illinois.edu.

    The paper “Your soul spills out: The creative act feels self-disclosing” is available online.