6 Quotes to Inspire Creative Leadership

You probably don’t think of making a sandwich as a creative act. And yet when I asked my 10-year-old son for an example of a business he considered creative, he said Subway. When you think about it,...


4 Ways To Design Your Company For Maximum Creativity

Some companies just seem to have a magical ability to innovate. Over the past 25 years, Pixar Animation Studios has turned out hit after hit, with almost no duds (Cars 2 being the possible exception)....


10 Practical Ways To Be Widely Creative

  There’s nothing more frustrating and career-damaging for a creative professional than facing creative block. This kills not only the productivity of a person but also destroys creativity and ...


3 Stupidly Simple Low Calorie Desserts to Boost Your Creativity

As an early-stage startup founder, I often spend my nights working till the crack of dawn.  I find that frequent binges of junk food help me to reach the highest levels of creative nirvana.  On one ...


10 Ways to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

Question: What process do you use to spur creativity — in yourself and your team — especially when you’re feeling blocked? 1. Mindmapping Works Like a Champ “Start with a topic...


7 Tips to Generate the Perfect Business Idea

Coming up with a solid idea was the hardest part of starting my business. The National Science Foundation estimated that our mind produces as many as 12,000 to 60,000 thoughts in a single day. It’s ...


How to Increase Creativity at Work

  When it comes to stimulating your creativity, the workplace can be a little lackluster. Depending on what you do, work can leave you feeling pretty mundane by the end of the day, but there are many...


Want “Eureka!” Moments? Napping and Relaxing May be the Answer

There’s a reason inspiration often strikes in the shower or on your drive to work: “Eureka!” moments happen when your mind is relaxed. Special relativity occurred to Albert Einstein while riding...


7 Ways to Spark Your Creativity Without Leaving Your City

So you’re busy running a company or you haven’t read enough Under30CEO to figure out how to break away from your 9 to 5 job…. You wish you had time to for excitement and adventure bu...


6 Ways to Increase Your Creativity

Creativity is usually an aspect of a business that is overlooked as it’s difficult, if not impossible to quantify. Owners and managers often place a value on “thinking out of the box.” But i...