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It takes two: How creativity and conflict thrive in pairs




Powers of Two, by Joshua Wolf Shenk, Houghtin Mifflin Court
Powers of Two, by Joshua Wolf Shenk, Houghtin Mifflin Court

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Partnerships can bring out the best in people — or the worst. Creativity and conflict thrive when two people with just the right chemistry come together. 

Writer Joshua Wolf Shenk spent five years looking at creative pairs for his new book, Powers of Two: Finding the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs. He joined Take Two on Thursday to talk about it.

Read an excerpt of the book here.