The Big Three - The Accidental Creative
Keeping a shortlist of open creative loops in front of you consistently will help you stay focused on what matters, and prompt your mind to be looking for potentially useful creative stimuli in your environment.
I’m reading (well, listening on Audiobook) The Accidental Creative by Todd Henry and he shared this simple idea above.
I love it.
Creativity insight so often comes by looking at problems from a different perspective or noticing a connection with something else. Keeping a list in front of you with three problems where you need some insight helps invite these connections and perspective shifts.
I’m trying it, and I’ll report back.