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Artist Dates

One of the biggest struggles in the world of creativity is finding inspiration. While an Ideastorm can be a great tool in a pinch, I often find taking preventative measures works even better. So how do you keep the creative juices following non-stop? Invite yourself on...

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Garbage In, Garbage Out

'Garbage In, Garbage Out' (GIGO) was first used in the computer science/tech world in the early 1960's. Because computers operate according to logical principles and formulas, the idea was that if you input nonsensical data, you would get out equally nonsensical data. Whether you've heard this...

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Research & Development for Creativity

As we've discussed, people usually fall into 1 of 2 categories. Either you are idea drowning or in an idea drought. It seems like you're out of luck when you can't come up with a single creative thought, but sometimes it's even worse when you're drowning...

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Ideastorm

“I just don’t have any good ideas.” Most people fall into 2 categories. You are either idea drowning or in an idea drought. When you find yourself drowning in ideas don’t need any more. The heavens have been raining ideas down on until you’re in giant puddle...

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Inviting in the “ish”

Have you ever been discouraged by your drawing ability? Maybe you can color like nobody's business, but couldn't go beyond stick figures to save your life. Maybe you can throw the perfect spiral but shake at the idea of penciling a straight line. Scratchy handwriting?...

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The Creativity Series

I'd like to dispel one of the biggest myths about creativity. Creativity does not take talent. It isn't one of those things you are born with or without. It is cultivated. And it is completely accessible to everyone. Not only that, creativity isn't just being able...