Are your brainstorming methods no longer effective? Use these 6 techniques to help revive your next team brainstorm.
"Creative Stuff" is an activity workbook for visual thinkers. If you need an extra jolt of inspiration today, download a free activity from this new HOW book.
The book "Unstuck" features 52 exercises, divided by time commitment, to help you beat creative block. Here we sample 5 for a work-week's worth of inspiration.
Give your design team the brain food they crave to come up with great design ideas. Use these creative exercises to boost your next brainstorm. Your clients will thank you for it.
If your clients don't understand the value of good design, and would rather pine for something soft, gooey and fast, you owe it to yourself (and the potential client) to help change their perspective and value of design. Follow these three approaches.
We all have them, and if we're not mindful they can kill our creative process. What are these stealthy assassins? Our very own expectations.
In this evil manifesto of sorts, the killers of creativity are outlined. Don't fret though: We've also divulged exercises to resuscitate creativity if you've fallen victim to the "normalcy."
Phenomenal ideas, like that for the Dyson vacuum cleaner, are sometimes the hardest ideas to sell. Take tips from James Dyson on selling your next big idea to decision makers.
There are ways designers can use creativity and strategy to develop more meaningful design solutions for their clients. Use creative thinking to help drive better branding strategy.
As you find yourself seemingly wasting time in dreaded checkout lines or in traffic, learn to create some of your best ideas for your next design project by finding inspiration around you.