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Controlling the Ego

In my introductory blog, I was asked the question ‘What breeds creativity?’. My answer actually omitted something that I believe to be perhaps more essential than any of the points I gave; this would be humility and controlling the ego. I remember being incredibly proud of myself when I had completed my first ever script… Read More

Planning, Dependability, Execution

Why is it that anything with creative foundations often automatically conjures up images of scatterbrained clumsiness, clutter and disorganisation by well-intentioned onlookers? While this is true of a lot of great artists in history, we know as professionals operating at many levels that we can’t afford to neglect left brain thinking just because of our creative tendencies-… Read More

Specialists In Obscure Detail

Robert E. Franken, Author of Human Motivation describes creativity as: “the tendency to generate or recognize ideas, alternatives, or possibilities that may be useful in solving problems, communicating with others, and entertaining ourselves and others.’ Whether we see ourselves as creatives by nature or trade, or if we work in a creative industry surrounded by and supporting… Read More