I can’t stand quick deadlines, but they ensure that important work is completed in a pinch. On the other hand, if you want to find creativity to thrive with what you do, you need more time. Looming deadlines will suck the life out of creativity if you allow them to, but more time paired with focus allows you to give attention to the creativity in your work. So, what does this mean for those of us who are trying to produce better work? It means that we all desperately need to begin sooner rather than later, and set realistic deadlines. [Read more…] about You Desperately Need Creativity, Focus and Deadlines
I’ve already provided you with 27 ways to increase creativity, but I also wanted to let you in on the 6 biggest creative blocks that everyone encounters. And here they are: [Read more…] about The 6 Biggest Creative Blocks That Everyone Encounters
Remember when you were a kid and could turn any boring day, any old forgotten object, and any empty backyard into an exciting adventure? You were creative, you were imaginative, and you were resourceful. But for many, having an imagination dies somewhere along the way because they are expected to conform, and they adopt fear more than confidence. The good news is that your imagination doesn’t have to die just because you get older. Your imagination is actually more useful in your current circumstances than you probably think. It will better your ideas, will help you become a leader in your area of expertise, and will give you better results with your work.
So, now that I’ve sold you on the idea of broadening your imagination, here are three ways to find your imagination once again: [Read more…] about You Aren’t Creative Because You’ve Lost Your Imagination