Thinkertoys Book Cover

"Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Business Creativity For the 90s" by Michael Michalko is a wonderful Swiss Army Knife of idea-generation techniques that should be on every innovator’s bookshelf.

The tone of the book is fun yet purposeful: Michael Michalko walks you through the "how-to’s" of a range of creativity exercises and techniques - plus practical examples and suggestions on how to use them.

Overall it's a great book just to keep delving into - again and again. ISBN 0898154081

List of Techniques

Linear Thinkertoys

Intuitive Thinkertoys

Group Thinkertoys