The Accidental Creative
How to Be Brilliant at a Moment's Notice
This book can be downloaded and read in iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.
Have better ideas, faster, without the stress and burnout.
It isn't enough to just do your job anymore. In order to thrive in today's marketplace, all of us-even the accountants-have to be ready to generate brilliant ideas on demand.
Business creativity expert Todd Henry explains how to establish effective practices that unleash your creative potential. Born out of his consultancy and his popular podcast, Henry has created a practical method for discovering your personal creative rhythm. He focuses on five key elements:
•Focus: Begin with your end goal in mind.
•Relationships: Build stimulating relationships and ideas will follow.
•Energy: Manage it as your most valuable resource.
• Stimuli: Structure the right "inputs" to maximize creative output.
•Hours: Focus on effectiveness, not efficiency. This is a guide for staying inspired and experiencing greater creative productivity than you ever imagined possible.
From the Hardcover edition.
From Publishers Weekly
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It was fate.
Feeling in need of help, I turned to some written inspiration and by chance I run into this book. Thus far half way into it, I'm amazed by how much the material applies. Thank you.
An excellent work that applies to people in all kinds of positions. In it, author Todd Henry explores the dynamics and processes of creative work and thought. He also gives the readers many practical tools and techniques designed to help the reader develop habits and disciplines to make creativity and spontaneity more sustainable.
Definitely a good read for anyone who needs to think outside of the box on a regular basis.
Want to get more mileage out of your creativity ?
A necessary read for EVERY creative! Todd Henry explores, explains and enlightens you on the essential self-care habits that enable your creativity to be renewable resource. He goes beyond the conceptual in The Accidental Creative, to map it out for us.