Think about it: creativity is a complex symphony of neurobiology, neurochemistry, and neuroelectricity in the brain. Are you curious as to what’s happening inside your cranium amongst the hemispheres, white matter, and brainwaves when you feel on fire with creativity versus when you don’t? The science of the creative brain completely challenges standard ways to approach concentration, work, order, focus, and productivity. In this session, we’ll take an unconventional journey through story to discover how the brain works best to be creative. Through better understanding key processes, we’ll learn potentially surprising ways to harness your brain’s innate creative powers for increased ideation, innovation, productivity, and getting into flow states to do your work better.
All of the pieces in place…• Cleared space – work area, time, head• Concept in mind: know what you want to achieve and what it looks like• Necessary materials on hand• Distractions eliminated• Practice in place• Willingness in place
“Whatchoo talkin‟ „bout, Willis?”“…the confidence that, when given a difficult problem, we have a methodology that enables us to come up with a solution that nobody has before.”- David Kelley, Ideo