37 ways to boost creativity

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37 ways to boost creativity

  1. 1. 37 WAYS TO BOOST CREATIVITY Thursday, June 27, 13
  2. 2. NEED TO FIND CREATIVE SOLUTION? Thursday, June 27, 13
  3. 3. TRY THESE 37 WAYS TO BOOST YOUR CREATIVITY Thursday, June 27, 13
  4. 4. №1 BRAINSTORM Thursday, June 27, 13
  5. 5. №2 MIND MAP Thursday, June 27, 13
  6. 6. №3 MAKE LISTS Thursday, June 27, 13
  7. 7. №4 KEEP SCRAPBOOKS Thursday, June 27, 13
  8. 8. №5 CREATE MOOD-BOARDS Collect inspirational images, textures, fabrics, paint chips and pin them on your mood-board Thursday, June 27, 13
  9. 9. №6 BE AMONG CREATIVE PEOPLE Thursday, June 27, 13
  10. 10. Text This will help to distract from your problem and stimulate abstract thinking. №7 GO TO CROWDED PLACES Thursday, June 27, 13
  11. 11. №8 ASK FOR ADVICE Thursday, June 27, 13
  12. 12. №9 CHAT WITH A FRIEND Thursday, June 27, 13
  13. 13. №10 DRINK COFFEE The caffeine targets the adenosine receptors which result in heightened mental sharpness. Thursday, June 27, 13
  14. 14. №11 READ FASHION AND DESIGN MAGAZINES Thursday, June 27, 13
  15. 15. №12 LOOK IN THE INTERNET Reading posts on social media and blogs might inspire you for your own creative ideas. Thursday, June 27, 13
  16. 16. №13 OR GET AWAY FROM COMPUTER Thursday, June 27, 13
  17. 17. №14 GO FOR A WALK Thursday, June 27, 13
  18. 18. №15 TAKE A NOTEBOOK EVERYWHERE YOU GO • Write down your observations, thoughts, ideas, anything that caught your attention. Don’t neglect even “crazy” ideas. Thursday, June 27, 13
  19. 19. №16 DO SPORTS Sport helps to increase blood circulation and makes the brain cells work faster. Thursday, June 27, 13
  20. 20. №17 LISTEN TO MUSIC Thursday, June 27, 13
  21. 21. №18 WATCH A MOVIE Thursday, June 27, 13
  22. 22. Sketching ideas helps to visualize them, it is a proven fact that thinking with our hands helps thinking with our brain. №19 SKETCH Thursday, June 27, 13
  23. 23. №20 MAKE A DIY PROJECT Thursday, June 27, 13
  24. 24. №21 MAKE YOUR OWN PHOTO-SHOOT Thursday, June 27, 13
  25. 25. “It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.” John Steinbeck №22 TAKE A NAP Thursday, June 27, 13
  26. 26. №23 PRACTICE MEDITATION “Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.” Dee Hock Thursday, June 27, 13
  27. 27. №24 READ BOOKS Thursday, June 27, 13
  28. 28. №25 TRAVEL “People who don't travel cannot have a global view, all they see is what's in front of them. Those people cannot accept new things because all they know is where they live.” Martin Yan Thursday, June 27, 13
  29. 29. №26 GO TO FLEA MARKETS Thursday, June 27, 13
  30. 30. №27 VISIT ART GALLERIES Thursday, June 27, 13
  31. 31. №28 POP IN ANTIQUE SHOPS Thursday, June 27, 13
  32. 32. №29 VISIT HOME DECOR BOUTIQUES 32 Thursday, June 27, 13
  33. 33. №30 RAMBLE IN BLOOMING GARDENS 33 Thursday, June 27, 13
  34. 34. №31 IRON YOUR CLOTHES or make any other routine task during which your thoughts will fly freely. You might come up with some interesting ideas at the end. Thursday, June 27, 13
  35. 35. №32 TAKE A BREAK Little breaks might help you to distract from your problem and give strength to think over solution. Thursday, June 27, 13
  36. 36. №33 PREPARE GOURMET DINNER 36 Cooking is a very creative process and you might generate very interesting ideas during it. Thursday, June 27, 13
  37. 37. №34 HAVE A GLASS OF GOOD WINE Thursday, June 27, 13
  38. 38. №35 CHANGE YOUR WORKPLACE • Try to work in a different environment (if possible). Change of scenery boosts creativity. Thursday, June 27, 13
  39. 39. №36 CHANGE YOUR WORK SCHEDULE Sometimes we don’t really know what is the most productive time of the day for us. Try to change working hours to find it out. Thursday, June 27, 13
  40. 40. #37 VISIT OUR BLOG 40 You might find these posts useful: 1) How to unlock your creativity and start thinking like a designer: Exercise #1 2) How to unlock your creativity and start thinking like a designer: Exercise #3 3) Creativity exercise for interior designers #3 Thursday, June 27, 13
  41. 41. Photo credits • Slide #1 - dezeen.com, • Slide #2 - dezeen.com • Slide #10 - http://pinterest.com/pin/161355599122180497/ • Slide #16 - www.inc.com  • Slide #17 - www.mirror.co.uk • Slide #21 - science.opposingviews.com  • Slide #23 - www.defuturedesign.com  • Slide #29 - http://www.cntraveller.ru/articles/directions/ 10_samyh_koloritnyh_bazarov_mira_66350/?PAGEN_1=3 • Slide #31 - gouk.about.com  • Slide #35 - www.liveandlovework.com  • Slide #37 - www.trekearth.com  • Slide #38 - www.home-designing.com  • Slide#39 - www.sheknows.com Thursday, June 27, 13

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