Creativity Information

Creativity Information

Find the Artist Within

Can anyone be an artist? People admiring my work often say, "I could never do that!" I say, "Yes, you can!" Eight years ago, during a very difficult time in my career in finance (Downsizings, layoffs - let's not talk about it, OK?), my company sent me to a development workshop for female executives. I came out of a particularly thought-provoking discussion group and penned the following very prophetic free verse.

Why Do We Need Creativity?

Creativity is central to the management of our individual lives, but in modern times few people are able to access this as a resource. Alan Watts writes in The Wisdom of Insecurity:"We have allowed brain thinking to develop and dominate our lives out of all proportion to 'instinctual wisdom'; which we are allowing to slump into atrophy.

7 Techniques to Supercharge your Creativity and Solve your Problems

Do you ever encounter problems, challenges or obstacles in your business? If you answered 'no,' then you can stop reading and continue to rake in the fortune you must be making. For the rest of us, the answer of course is 'yes.

Telling It Like It Is (Or Can Be)

When you hear, "tell me a story," does your mind suddenly go blank? Don't panic. The good news is, you're already a natural storyteller! Surprised? You shouldn't be.

12 Ways To Boost Your Creativity At Work

As workplaces continue to rightsize and downsize, we all find ourselves doing more with less. How do we stay ahead of the workload while staying sane? The key is to put your creativity to work for you so you can do more with less and shine like never before.

Unlock Your Creative Secret Weapon

It seems like this week a ton of people have been asking me how they can become more creative. I even had one client jokingly accuse me of being in cahoots with the Devil in trade for my creativity.

20 Ways to Keep Your Writing Inspiration and Creativity High

When stressed or blocked it is wise to make a change so thatwe don't stay in that place. Yet, many times we forget someof the simple things that we can do for ourselves, quicklyand easily to bring our inspiration back and increase ourcreativity.

Break An Egg For Creativity

In 1420, the dignitaries of Florence held a competition.They offered the enormous prize of 200 gold florins to the architect whose genius could span the unfinished dome of the Florence Cathedral.

Top Ten Ways To Jump-Start Your Creativity

1 - Take A Tour of the Great Outdoors Consider a hike in the mountains, a stroll beside the river, a run along the beach, a jog through the park or a walk around the city.2 - Soak Up Your Surroundings like a New Sponge Open your mind to the unknown and grasp the little details often overlooked in every day life.

Creativity And You

95 percent of what we know about the brain, we have learned in the last 20 years. So, your beliefs about creativity were probably shaped by faulty information.

Riches Through Creative Thinking!

When solving problems after you have exhausted the normal means of coming up with the solution, think in terms of unorthodox methods. Vary your thinking and try to solve the problems by creating something completely new and irrelevant.

3 Clever Creative Strategies!

I've got a confession to make..

Rejuvenate & Re-Fuel Your Inner Drive

I believe that as solo-entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives we all need a pat on the back. Give yourself commendation.

How To Increase Creativity... Set Deadlines!

Deadlines are something all of us face from time to time. We face deadlines whenever we set even a small goal and commit to accomplish it.

Three Ways Journaling Can Boost Your Creativity and Your Business

I have a friend who has struggled with her creativity for a long time. She's extremely uncomfortable thinking of herself as "creative.

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How To Unleash Your Creativity, From A Stanford Professor
Everyone has ideas. Some of us even have great ideas. But not everyone has ideas that grow into multi-million dollar businesses. What is it about those few people that makes them capable of using their creativity in such clever entrepreneurial ways ...

Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Coding creativity
Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Whether practical or whimsical, altruistic or futuristic, the student projects on display at the annual Introduction to Computer Science (CS50) Fair had one thing in common: creativity. During the annual fair, student teams show off web or mobile ...


Creativity must adapt or die following rise of digital
The rapid rise of technology means the creative industry needs to seize the opportunities it presents or risk being destroyed. That's according to new research by digital agency Manifesto. A third of technology directors believe that technology poses a ...

Small Grant Program Spurs Medical Student Innovation and Creativity
HealthLeaders Media
The program encourages students to develop and present innovative school initiatives to a panel of senior educator as an alternative to the traditional grant application process. This article was originally published in Residency Program Insider ...

British Journal of Photography

Injecting creativity into commercial photography
British Journal of Photography
Brand photography used to be regarded as an uninspiring and tedious genre for photographers. EyeEm has spent the last seven years changing that. EyeEm's approach to photography has always been different. Initiated as a community art project, in which ...


Booksellers Show Off Creativity in Holiday Window Displays
Festive window displays for the holiday season have been a tradition among booksellers and other retailers for more than a century. While in days gone by, shoppers had to stroll in person to enjoy the view, booksellers today can share their artistic ...


Too many toys may limit kids' creativity, study finds
Photo (c) Nadezhda1906 - Getty Images Offering children too many toys at playtime may limit their creativity, according to a new study from the University of Toledo. Researchers found that toddlers who were given the opportunity to play with just a few ...

Kuwait Times

Zain awarded with four titles at Advertising Creativity Award 2017 ...
Kuwait Times
KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, proudly received four titles as part of the Advertising Creativity Award 2017. The award, organized by the Arab Media Forum, came for the fifth year under the patronage of the Minister of ...

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Everything You Need to Know to Enter the A-List & Creativity Awards
Credit: Patrick Butler. Ad Age's 2017 A-List & Creativity Awards celebrated outstanding agencies, work, people and companies. Honorees included Anomaly, BBDO, Boost Mobile's Boost Your Voice campaign, Kaylin Goldstein of CP&B Boulder and The Drone ...

Branding in Asia Magazine

The One Club for Creativity Announces the Jury Chairs for Upcoming ADC 97th Annual Awards
Branding in Asia Magazine
The One Club for Creativity, the world's foremost non-profit organization celebrating creative excellence in advertising and design, has announced nine creative leaders who will serve as jury chairs for the prestigious ADC 97th Annual Awards. This year ...
Jury chairs for ADC 97th Annual Awards

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