Go Media president Bill Beachy sits down to give you some daily inspiration and advice. Bill shares his years of experience building Go Media into the company it is today. Topics in this video series include Getting Started, Happiness, Humility, Patience, Flow, Focus, Productivity, Business Systems, Courage, Eating Well, Obstacles, and Creativity. For more information about Bill Beachy, check out his bio on gomedia.us . Bill is currently accepting opportunities to speak at your event, university, or business.
The Creativity 101 series is a compilation of foundational concepts in the study of creativity chosen, scripted, and delivered by the faculty here at the International Center for Studies in Creativity. Along with a link to each video is a PDF of the script and a bibliography for the given topic. We will be posting these as they become available, so check back every now and again.
La creatividad , denominada también ingenio, inventiva, pensamiento original, imaginación constructiva, pensamiento divergente o pensamiento creativo, es la generación de nuevas ideas o conceptos, o de nuevas asociaciones entre ideas y conceptos conocidos, que habitualmente producen soluciones originales.
Sometimes creative angst gets the better of us. How often do you find yourself thinking “I don’t have enough time,” or “My work’s not good enough,” or “I’ll never reach my creative goals”? Here are four simple ways to avoid those minefields and stay focused on what really matters: your creative work.
What does Renaissance art have in common with a pencil? If you believe in knowledge through serendipitous discovery, then quite a lot. This week I was looking for a book on Renaissance art in the library. While walking through the stacks, Henry Petroski’s The Pencil: A History of Design and Circumstance , a book about the origins of the pencil, caught my eye. This was just the book to help with another project I am working on, one associated with business-related technology artifacts. What luck!
TODAY I'm the featured artist on 30 journals 30 days. So hop on over to Dirty Footprints Studio's blog to check out my interview about my Art Journaling inspirations which includes images and links to videos.
It’s that time of the year when we slowly begin wrapping up the 2011.
"Creativity is just connecting things.
Creativity and Planning
Your bike becomes a DJ mix pad. Japanese bike share company Cogoo has turned BMX bikes into DJ mix pads with a system called 'Turntable Rider'.
Today I thought I’d share something a little different, and hopefully useful for all you fellow dreamers- a list of some of the websites I’ve found that exude creative coolness or spark inspiration in some way. Some are well known and fun, others may be helpful or quietly inspiring. I hope these suggestions spark your creativity as they do mine!
Steve Jobs -inspired! creative!
This is a very difficult and abstract topic.
by Maria Popova “Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating.”
As we were conducting the research that informed the map, we were often reminded of Arthur C. Clark's famous quote, "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." After all, we were exploring real science around invisibility cloaks, quantum consciousness, designer lifeforms—and those are pretty magical concepts. That's why we were delighted when Luigi Anzivino , the scientific content developer at the Exploratorium , offered to speak at our conference about the intersection of magic and neuroscience. We hope you enjoy his presentation as much as we did. <p style="text-align:right;color:#A8A8A8"></p>