What do you do if you have spare rooms in your house? Rent it out?
Well, it is possible.
How about prisons, if they have spare cells? What do they do?
The Netherlands has a record low number of inmates at prisons. As a result, the have many unused cells.
WIth that good problem, they got creative and maximised the space; they rented out their prison cells to neighbours Norway and Belgium; turned some into gymnasiums and some were even converted to house families.
If you are familiar with creative technique SCAMPER, these are “Substitute”, “Adapt” and “Put to Other Use” in action.
Towards your continued success,
Business Creativity & Speaking Strategist
Author of 4 books, including "The Stage Fright Antidote"
Founder, The Speaking Factory Pte Ltd
Tel: (65) 6100 2306
Hazriq Idrus is Asia's Trusted Business Creativity and Speaking Strategist. He founded The Speaking Factory Pte Ltd with a mission to empower corporate professionals maximise their potentials and performance at the workplace. Hazriq is also the author of The Stage Fright Antidote and co-authored three other books.
If you would like Hazriq to speak at your organisation, or would like to attend Hazriq's executive coaching sessions on presentation skills, please contact (65) 6100 2306 or send an email to email@example.com to check his availability.
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The Speaking Factory is founded by Hazriq Idrus, Asia's Trusted Workplace Creativity, Creative Leadership and Public Speaking Strategist, with a mission to help organisations enhance people potential and organisational performance. Hazriq is the author of The Stage Fright Antidote and co-authored eight other books.
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