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Simple Ways Anyone Can Be More Creative

Creative professionals know all-too-well that it often takes the exact right mix of elements to spark a big idea and the motivation to bring that idea to life. Without everything in place, the entire creative process can suffer. Continue reading Simple Ways Anyone Can Be More Creative

Want to Be More Creative? Get Used to Embarrassing Yourself

Old myths die hard.

And in the hero-worship world of entrepreneurial storytelling, one of those myths is the legend of the lone genius. Not an hour goes by, it seems, without a new encomium devoted to Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, or Mark Zuckerberg. Of course, some of this is endemic to storytelling itself. Tales flow more smoothly (and predictably) when there’s a main character to focus on, with a goal to achieve and hurdles in his path.Disney knows it. Pixar knows it. And for most intents and purposes, it’s become Storytelling 101.

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