Archive for the creativity Category
I have certainly had a few days where I just didn’t feel very productive. I found this article to be helpful:
I love to learn about how really creative people do what they do. This interview with Ricky Gervais is really fascinating — I can see how his approach translated into the Office and other projects he has created. (there is a little explicit language in this).
We do a fair amount of meetings around IMAGO that are centered around idea generation. We’re constantly looking for ways to improve our process. I ran across this article about leading certain kinds of meetings using a brainwriting instead of traditional brainstorming techniques. I am going to give it a try and I’ll let you know what I think.
Have any of you tried this approach?
Interesting article by Baba Shiv on the Stanford Business site about creativity.
Read the full article here.
The key: Maintain high levels of serotonin and dopamine through 3 key things:
- Get enough sleep – quality deep sleep is the key
- Eat a high-protein breakfast
- Exercise (considering a brisk walk before an afternoon meeting or walk and talk)
Not things that are shocking, but good reminders, especially for those days we have longer creative meetings.