Don’t we need to keep practicing, keep learning, keep busy to be creatively productive? A number of psychologists and artists say daydreaming or otherwise “wasting time” is actually a way to enhance creativity. For example, author Barbara Abercrombie writes about working on an essay about her divorce, but not having created an outline or idea […]
Beate Chelette is “a respected career coach, successful entrepreneur, author of Happy Women Happy World, and leader of Chelette Enterprises Inc. She owns and operates the brands PhotoBizCoach, The Women’s Code, and Visualist Publishing. Though her consulting business, Chelette teaches creative entrepreneurs how to make their own businesses happen.” Here is an excerpt of an […]
“The business enterprise has two – and only two – basic functions: marketing and innovation.” Peter Drucker The idea that creativity is a prime element in business may be praised, even included in corporate vision statements, but how well do business leaders and business cultures actually encourage innovation and creative thinking? The need to […]
Creative excellence through self-inquiry and life writing A profile by The Shift Network notes: Mark Matousek “is a bestselling author, teacher and speaker whose work focuses on personal awakening and creative excellence through self-inquiry and life writing.” Learn more about his teachings in a free webinar: How to Heal & Awaken Through Writing – Wednesday, […]
While many people may be encouraged to pursue their creativity, many others have had to exercise their courage and go against the values, wishes and advice of parents and friends.
Sandra Tsing Loh is a Caltech graduate in physics and an accomplished w…