Here's another source on the topic of Creativity. Check out this post written by creativity expert, Michael Michalko - 101 Tips on How to Become More Creative. These ideas are tips to help you change your usual mental thinking patterns. Here are a few of the ideas that I especially liked:
- Give yourself an idea quota of 40 ideas
- Imagine your idea and its opposite existing simultaneously.
- Keep a written record of all your ideas. Review them weekly. Can you cross-fertilize your ideas?
- List 20 ideas or thoughts into two columns of 10. Randomly connect ideas from column 1 to column 2. Combine the ideas to see what you get.
Choose a tip from Michalko's list and put it into action today.
For insightful articles on Creativity, visit Michael Michalko's Web site, Creativity Thinking. There you will find creativity exercises, articles, techniques and more.