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Five TED Talks to Boost Your Creativity!

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September 5, 2013

Here I have compiled five most pertinent TED talks on the subject of creativity, which have the capacity to inspire anyone to pursue their own creative niche in life:

#1…

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What is Your Creative Niche?

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September 3, 2013

Not sure how you can be creative? Have serious doubts if at all you can be creative?

Most people are. Sadly, that is how life is.

The good news is, that…

Non non-fiction

Creativity and Innovation: The World Has Got it Wrong!

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September 2, 2013

Creativity is NOT coming up with new ideas. Ideation and creativity are NOT the same things.

Read the above two statement atleast three times until it sinks in enough for…

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Haiku of the Day: Drop In the Ocean

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September 2, 2013

This is my next haiku, based on the teachings from the Isha Upanishad, a sacred scripture from the Hindu tradition:

Water droplet

Sees the ocean

Daunting infinity…

Reference:

Isha Upanishad: http://www.hindu-blog.com/2010/06/download-isha-upanishad-pdf-in-english.html

Non non-fiction

Why Do I Need to Be Creative?

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September 1, 2013

Why breathe? Why live? Why laugh? Why do the things you do?

Creativity is the natural expression of the flow of your life. You don’t have to do anything to…

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Creative Genius: Jack Kerouac

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August 25, 2013

JACK KEROUAC

Jack Kerouac: writer, novelist, poet, traveler, the father of the “Beat Generation” and one of the very few people I know of, who bent around the rules of…

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Creativity Loves Company: The Tuning Fork Example

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August 22, 2013

It is not just misery that loves company. In fact, misery does not love company. Beyond a certain point, you can’t make too many people miserable with your misery!…

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The Routine

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July 2, 2013

We think that the mind is wild, and likes to do different things everyday, and is meant to protest against any routine we impose on it. The most innate…

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Why Staring at a Laptop Screen Won’t Spur Your Creativity

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June 12, 2013

When you stare at a laptop screen for long hours, perhaps at your job, the mind begins to go numb. The nature of the mind is erratic, but if…

Non non-fiction

Creativity Boggles Scientists!

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June 7, 2013

Creativity is not a quantifiable, measurable phenomenon. It is not a one time happening that can be recorded and measured and replicated exactly, under controlled conditions, for different subjects.

Creativity…

Non non-fiction

The “Creatives” and the “Non-Creatives”: a Myth Busted

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June 2, 2013

There is  a prevalent belief in the world at large: some people are just creative like that, perhaps by birth, and some are not – the “non creatives”. Where…