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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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Four Ways Creativity Turns Your 'Job' Into Your Life's Work
We are born with all of the creative gifts we can ever use. Then they are systematically programmed out of us by the demands of modern life. In 1965, a thoughtful researcher named George Land developed a creativity test for NASA to help select ...

Want to Nurture Creativity? First, Get the Culture Right
Is creativity inborn or can it be taught? David Yager, CEO of the University of the Arts (UArts) in Philadelphia, believes it can be taught. It's one of his main areas of focus at the institution. Yager is working on building a Ph.D. program on ...

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Letting creativity flow: Adults can explore creating art
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Portrait artist Myron Sahlberg will be one of the featured artists at the Art Makerspace event on Saturday, March 24, at Alexandria Area High School. (Contributed). Arts and crafts aren't just for kids. At a weekend event, adults will have the chance ...

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How artificial intelligence can aid and replace higher order human creativity
Nevertheless, as the founder of AI music composer Jukedeck, Newton-Rex thinks computers are capable of creativity. He says creativity can be defined as immersion, assimilation and recombination. “You could say computers are quite well set up to do that ...

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SoundCloud Celebrates the Raw Talent and Creativity of Its Artists in Its First Ad Campaign
SoundCloud has launched its very first advertising campaign that's aimed at showcasing some of the wonderfully talented creators that use the platform and celebrating how SoundCloud helped them get their start. “SoundCloud is a totally unique ecosystem ...

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Darci Lynne Farmer added to Creativity Ambassadors Gala | News OK
Creative Oklahoma has announced that Darci Lynne Farmer will be honored as the 2018 Young Creativity Ambassador at the Civic Center Music Hall in Oklahoma City on Monday evening, April 9.

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A future shaped by science and creativity
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A future shaped by science and creativity. The Hong Kong Science Museum works to groom a new generation of creative thinkers trained in science, technology and problem solving. PUBLISHED : Thursday, 22 March, 2018, 11:15am. UPDATED : Thursday, 22 March ...

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A new Eindhoven studio sparks new creativity for Kiki & Joost at Salone del Mobile
'Some of our new collections,' says Van Bleiswijk, 'are a product of a move evocative and intimate creativity given by the new space.' Suitably juiced, the duo head to Milan with a covetable bag of commissions and projects, some designed individually ...

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Research and creativity showcased at UAB undergraduate expo
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expo 2018 The Expo will provide a platform for students to practice presentation skills, engage with like-minded peers and exchange research experiences.Academic endeavors of undergraduate students featuring research, creative activity and scholarship ...

'Art In The Garden' Will Showcase Creativity This May | Lake ... - Patch
'Art In The Garden' Will Showcase Creativity - Lake Oswego, OR - The annual Arts Council of Lake Oswego event will be held at Tumwater Vineyard in West Linn and feature a handful of local artists.

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