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Connecting With Nature Boosts Creativity and Health

Connecting With Nature Boosts Creativity and Health | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Richard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods and The Nature Principle, explains how society can overcome nature-deficit disorder.  (RT @ChrissySumer: Connecting With Nature Boosts Creativity and Health http://t.co/vSQRgu5i9Z...
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» The Dyslexic and Creative Mind – Part 2 - The Creative Mind

» The Dyslexic and Creative Mind – Part 2 - The Creative Mind | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Although traditionally classified as a learning disability, dyslexia can also lead to advantages in thinking and behaving that enhance creativity.
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Being More Creative - David duChemin

Being More Creative - David duChemin | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
For a craft that is, at its heart, a creative effort, it amazes me that you'd have to read 100 books about making better photographs before you read anything on the creative process. And it's not that it's the job of these educators ...
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Creativity Boosters: The One Activity That Always Sparks My Imagination - PsychCentral.com (blog)

Creativity Boosters: The One Activity That Always Sparks My Imagination PsychCentral.com (blog) Creativity Boosters: The One Activity That Always Sparks My Imagination Creativity is like a muscle, said Krista Peel Starer, a jewelry designer,...
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A Brilliantly Simple Way to Boost our Creativity - Innovation Excellence (blog)

A Brilliantly Simple Way to Boost our Creativity - Innovation Excellence (blog) | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
A Brilliantly Simple Way to Boost our Creativity Innovation Excellence (blog) In this fascinating Scientific American article, the authors (Oren Shapira and Nira Liberman) tell us that creativity is not bound by the sole innate characteristics of...
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» 15 Ten-Minute Activities To Jump-Start Your Creativity - World of Psychology

» 15 Ten-Minute Activities To Jump-Start Your Creativity - World of Psychology | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
While occasionally it feels like ideas just pop into our heads, it’s rarely without some preparation on our parts. That’s because creativity is a
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5 Tips to Jumpstart Your Creativity - Mashable

5 Tips to Jumpstart Your Creativity
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Whether you want to design a new product, devise a tagline for a client or solve a scheduling problem, creative thinking gives you an undeniable edge.
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7 Ways to Boost Your Creativity

7 Ways to Boost Your Creativity | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
How love fuels creativity and 6 other ways to free your mind to do its best work.
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Cats & Creativity? Here's Proof of Meowing Muses | Chase Jarvis Blog

Cats & Creativity? Here's Proof of Meowing Muses | Chase Jarvis Blog | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Are cats good for creativity? Studies say so, plus this collection of photographs of famous artists with their cats suggests that there's more to our feline friends than meets the eye.
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Uncommon Genius: Stephen Jay Gould On Why Connections Are ...

Uncommon Genius: Stephen Jay Gould On Why Connections Are ... | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
The trick to creativity, if there is a single useful thing to say about it, is to identify your own peculiar talent and then to settle down to work with it for a good long time. Everyone has an aptitude for something.
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Living Creativity | Diana's Notebook - Diana Raab

Living Creativity | Diana's Notebook - Diana Raab | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Studies have shown that when we are creative we feel good and experience a sense of living life fully. While a lot of Csikszentmihaly's work has been connected to artists and writers, he also discusses where creativity comes ...
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The Pace of Productivity and How to Master Your Creative Routine ...

The Pace of Productivity and How to Master Your Creative Routine ... | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
A library of cross-disciplinary interestingness and combinatorial creativity.
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Health Is a Creative Process

Health Is a Creative Process | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Being aware of what's happening in the room -- paying attention to the process -- requires an intention, a willingness to be present, to show up and engage with our patients in a way that is mutually respectful.
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» The Dyslexic and Creative Mind – Part 3 - The Creative Mind

» The Dyslexic and Creative Mind – Part 3 - The Creative Mind | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Although traditionally classified as a learning disability, dyslexia can also lead to advantages in thinking and behaving that enhance creativity.
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» The Dyslexic and Creative Mind - The Creative Mind

» The Dyslexic and Creative Mind - The Creative Mind | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Although traditionally classified as a learning disability, dyslexia can also lead to advantages in thinking and behaving that enhance creativity.
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On Innovating & Creating: Leaning Into Stupid Ideas

On Innovating & Creating: Leaning Into Stupid Ideas | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Many ideas that were once thought of as stupid actually turned out to be huge successes. In fact, most of these inventions we can’t live without today.
Take the telephone, for instance.
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JDCMB: The New Creativity - a guest post from James Inverne

JDCMB: The New Creativity - a guest post from James Inverne | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
What exactly is creativity? I remember a rather wonderful anecdote, somewhere in Stephen Glover's compendium of essays about journalism, “Secrets of the Press” about a newspaper owner who, wandering through his own ...
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Lynda Barry: No Artistic Talent Required To Be More Creative | The ...

Lynda Barry: No Artistic Talent Required To Be More Creative | The ... | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Her bestselling and acclaimed creative writing-how to-graphic novel for Drawn & Quarterly, What It Is, won the Eisner Award for Best Reality Based Graphic Novel and R.R. Donnelly Award for highest literary achievement by a ...
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Vancouver's Mini Maker Faire: An explosion of creativity from bizarre to ... - The Province

Vancouver's Mini Maker Faire: An explosion of creativity from bizarre to ...
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Amanda Palmer on the Connect-the-Dots of Creativity and the ...

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How Habits Make You Less Creative - Fast Company

How Habits Make You Less Creative - Fast Company | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
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How Habits Make You Less Creative
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By learning how the Most Creative People do their daily thing, we hope to become more like them. But habits, when they run amok, may hem in your creativity.
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Being Creative While Avoiding Outsider Status | The Artist's Road

Being Creative While Avoiding Outsider Status | The Artist's Road | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
I skimmed again this week his book Creativity for Life, in which he discusses the progression from an artful life (enjoying creative works) to an art-filled life (making the enjoyment of creative works a central part of your life) to the...
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PHOTOS: Creativity soars at 2013 Maker Faire Festival in San Mateo – California Beat

PHOTOS: Creativity soars at 2013 Maker Faire Festival in San Mateo – California Beat | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
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Creativity: Making a Living With Your Ideas - Huffington Post (blog)

Creativity: Making a Living With Your Ideas - Huffington Post (blog) | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
Creativity: Making a Living With Your Ideas
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Anyone pursuing a creative career should realize it's a job. A fun job.
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From Beethoven To Woody Allen—The Daily Rituals Of The World’s Most Creative People And What You Can Learn From Them

From Beethoven To Woody Allen—The Daily Rituals Of The World’s Most Creative People And What You Can Learn From Them | Creativity for Better Living and Aging | Scoop.it
The novelist Patricia Highsmith worked in bed surrounded by cigarettes, an ashtray, matches, a mug of coffee, a doughnut and a cup full of sugar.
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