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Tom Peters Headlines HOW Design Live 2015

You’re probably thinking: Tom Peters … isn’t he the guy who writes books for executives and corporate leaders? Saying that Tom Peters writes books only for C-suiters is like saying that Dr. Seuss only wrote books for children. Don’t tell the millions of adults who loved “The Cat in the Hat” that it’s not...

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5 Creativity Exercises to Conquer Blocks and Burnout

Want some creative inspiration from real design pros? Register for HOW Design Live Online to chat live with your favorite presenters and attend their conference sessions. Enter code HOWLIVE14 at checkout for $100 off! Creative block is the bane of my existence. Nothing ruins a project like hitting a wall, except maybe burnout, when...

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8 Ways to Brainstorm Better

Idea-generation is the lynchpin of our work. So why are many of us terrible at it? Experts offer tips for improving your creative sessions. The team gathers in the conference room, white board at the ready, pumped to come up with some cool new ideas. Ten minutes into the session, the group’s strongest personality...

Finding Inspiration In-House

Regular HOW contributor, Scott Kirkwood takes a look at a common (in-house) designer issue: Continually generating new ideas for the same client. You can find this In-House column, "Finding Inspiration In-House," along with the In-House Design Awards winner and other great articles in the January issue of HOW, the In-House Design Annual.