Stimulated: Habits to Spark Your Creative Genius at Work

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With the pace of competition, innovation, and change in today's world, creativity isn't a luxury–it's a survival skill. But even the most creative people can end up stuck, stressed out, and stale, worn down by the daily grind.Stimulated! is an energetic exploration of five habits that can help you release your creativity and expand your innovative thinking. The method is playful, fun, enriching, and mind-expanding, but most important, it's a step-by-step process for getting unstuck. With Stimulated!, you learn • how to draw inspiration and fresh insights from the world around you; • how to make the most of your surroundings and develop an environment that will get the creative juices flowing; • how to turn work into play; • how to take the leap of faith and commit to big, bold ideas; and • how to reap the benefits of your success and failures to contribute to the next creative effort.
 

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I've had this book on the shelf for several years, and I think I should have read it when I first got it. The advice in here - mostly for people who want to be more creative in the business world - is ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction Awaken Your Creative Genius
stimulus The Catalyst for Creative Genius
Eyes Wide Open sCouting for Spark Moments 43
Spaces and Places CultivAting Spark Moments 67
Amuse Yourself PlAying with Possibilities 91
Make the Leap venturing into the Unknown 117
Real Results HArvesting Creative Action 149
Keeping in Swing sustAining Your Creative Genius 179
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About the author (2008)

Andrew Pek and Jeannine McGlade are internationally acclaimed authors and entrepreneurs in the field of creativity and innovation. They live in New York.

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