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5 Myths About Creativity

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The cats out of the bag! No longer is this elusive topic an enigma anymore. We've uncovered the greatest myths about creativity. These ideas will make you think differently about the world of creativity and business in general.
1. People are either born creative or not at all
2. I can't draw I'm not creative
3. I have writers block
4. Business has nothing to do with creativity
5. Creativity won’t help in my job
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5 Myths About Creativity

  1. 1. 5 Myths About Creativity
  2. 2. 1. People are either born creative or not at all 2. I can't draw I'm not creative 3. I have writers block 4. Business has nothing to do with creativity 5. Creativity won’t help in my job
  3. 3. Remember, the Bumblebee does something impossible every day!!
  4. 4. 1. People are either born creative or not at all.
  5. 5. “Everyone is born creative; everyone is given a box of crayons in kindergarten. Then when you hit puberty they take the crayons away and replace them with dry, uninspiring books on algebra, history, etc. Being suddenly hit years later with the 'creative bug' is just a wee voice telling you, 'I'd like my crayons back, please.” ― Hugh MacLeod
  6. 6. 2. I can’t draw so I’m notcreative.
  7. 7. 1 in 3 people have a “creative scar” from when they were a child.
  8. 8. “Your best thought comes embedded in chunks of your worst thought.” -Mark Levy, The Accidental Genius
  9. 9. 3. I have writers block
  10. 10. No you don’t!
  11. 11. Can you Draw a baby’s car seat?
  12. 12. Can you Draw a baby’s car seat in 10 seconds?
  13. 13. deadlines produce creativity
  14. 14. The muse
  15. 15. “All the creativity books in the world aren’t going to help you if you’re unwilling to have lousy, lame, and even dangerously bad ideas.” -Seth Godin
  16. 16. 4. Business has nothing to do with creativity
  17. 17. 5. Creativity Won’t help me in my job.
  18. 18. 1. People are either born creative or not at all. 2. I can't draw I'm not creative 3. I have writers block 4. Business has nothing to do with creativity 5. Creativity won’t help in my job
  19. 19. Strategylab.ca (smile served weekly)

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