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Mother Nature – The Undisputed Queen of Creativity

Posted: April 30, 2014-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: creativity, constraints, be more creative-Tags: creativity, nature, ideas

  To think of good ideas, you need to generate lots and lots of bad ideas. To see evidence of this theory in action, you need to look no further than Mother Nature. Since coming up with her first idea several billion years ago, Mother Nature has been an idea-generating machine. Dinosaurs with feathers? Check. […]

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Green Eggs and Handcuffs: How Constraints Drive Creativity

Posted: March 12, 2014-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: creativity, constraints-Tags: creativity, creative thinking, creative constraints

  Imagine you were challenged to write a book using a limited selection of words. You could use them as many times as needed to tell your story, but you’d be limited to the number you agreed upon. How many would you need? One thousand? Challenging, but certainly doable. Five hundred? A little tougher, but […]

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