The book of inspiration

January 5, 2011

Creative bursts

Filed under: life — Tags: , , , , — zproxy @ 9:44 pm

Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.—Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Inauguration Day, 1933 See also: Getting down to the Business of Creativity

[...] figure out how to get in the zone and do it as often as possible. – Trent

How does one deal with distractions? So how does one get into the zone? Here is one way to do it:

  1. Door shut
  2. People out
  3. Phone off
  4. Email/skype off
  5. Coffe/tea on

[...] When I get back, I’m going to delete all the email in my box, so if it’s important, please re-send it next week. – Seth

Patterns that could be sabotaging your idea.

  • Being a failure avoider
  • Ego based achievement
  • Ambivalence

Some tips from Nicolai about Sketching Strategies:

  • Browse your sketchbooks
  • Date your sketches
  • Avoid erasing notes or removing pages
  • Have tour sketchbook with you

See also:

About these ads

12 Comments

  1. [...] See also: Creative bursts [...]

    Pingback by How to motivate yourself « c# to javascript, actionscript — April 13, 2011 @ 11:02 am

  2. [...] your calendar and Todo [...]

    Pingback by Hurry up and wait « c# to javascript, actionscript — May 25, 2011 @ 11:31 am

  3. [...] See also: Creative bursts [...]

    Pingback by Marketing management is now tribal leadership « c# to javascript, actionscript — June 20, 2011 @ 7:38 am

  4. [...] See also: Creative bursts [...]

    Pingback by Everything is a remix « c# to javascript, actionscript — June 24, 2011 @ 12:10 pm

  5. [...] Creative bursts Like this:LikeBe the first to like this post. Leave a Comment [...]

    Pingback by Visioning Process – What do I want to create? « The book of inspiration — September 21, 2011 @ 12:47 pm

  6. [...] Creative bursts [...]

    Pingback by Creative Thinking Hacks « The book of inspiration — February 24, 2012 @ 12:43 pm

  7. [...] Creative bursts [...]

    Pingback by It’s not what you read, it’s what you ignore « The book of inspiration — April 10, 2012 @ 1:36 am

  8. [...] Creative Bursts [...]

    Pingback by Creativity Economy « The book of inspiration — October 14, 2012 @ 1:15 pm

  9. [...] Creative Bursts [...]

    Pingback by The Master Key System « The book of inspiration — December 31, 2012 @ 3:33 am

  10. [...] Creative Bursts [...]

    Pingback by Ideas « The book of inspiration — January 10, 2013 @ 4:26 pm

  11. [...] Creative Bursts [...]

    Pingback by Subconscious Callback | The book of inspiration — April 7, 2013 @ 2:32 pm

  12. […] Creative Bursts […]

    Pingback by The Lucifer Experiment | The book of inspiration — May 13, 2013 @ 3:30 pm


RSS feed for comments on this post.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.

The Shocking Blue Green Theme. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 74 other followers

%d bloggers like this: