Category Archives: Creative Insight

Get in touch with your inner child

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Learn to be more creative….

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Who needs to be more creative?

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The important thing is to not stop questioning.

This is a powerful statement. Creative problem solving is a process of asking advancing questions. Yet too many people stop when they don’t hear an answer that they like. Or they stop when they are frustrated. But, the only way … Continue reading

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Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new

Mistakes are fundamental to exploring new territory. If you’re not making mistakes you are not growing. Make mistakes, make them quickly and move on. Remember Edison who made hundreds or thousands of mistakes before he invented the light bulb. Mistakes … Continue reading

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Imagination is more important than knowledge

Einstein was not disrespecting knowledge. He was pointing out that knowledge is based on our beliefs formed yesterday. The way to move into the unknown is based more on imagination than it is on knowledge. Too often knowledge will tell … Continue reading

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In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity

This statement could be a book by itself. Einstein was pointing out that real opportunity is the result of great difficulty. The opportunity will require you to wade through the doubts and challenges that dissuade the weaker minds.  

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10 Paradoxical Traits Of Creative People

1. Creative people have a great deal of physical energy, but they’re also often quiet and at rest. 2. Creative people tend to be smart yet naive at the same time. 3. Creative people combine playfulness and discipline, or responsibility … Continue reading

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First Rule of Creative Thinking

The first rule of creative thinking and creative problem solving is to “Forget what you know” because you don’t really know anything. You only think you know.  What you think is determined by what you believe. What you believe is determined … Continue reading

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Think Outside the Box to Solve Nine Dots Puzzle

This is an puzzle that creates many “ah- ha’s” The challenge was to join the dots with four straight lines. But the next stage is to solve the puzzle with only three straight lines? Can you do that? Or can … Continue reading

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