Imaginative. Innovative. Ingenious. These words describe the visionaries we all respect and admire. And they can describe you, too. Contrary to common belief, creativity is not a gift some of us are born with. It is a skill that all of us can learn. International bestselling author and award-winning Stanford University educator Tina Seelig has worked with some of the business world’s best and brightest, who are now among the decision-makers at companies such as Google, Genentech, IBM, and Cisco. In inGenius she expertly demystifies creativity, offering a set of tools and guidelines that anyone can use. A fantastic resource for everyone wanting to achieve their ambitions, and for readers of Jason Fried’s Rework, and Seth Godin’s Poke the Box.
you want to take a crash course on creativity? What does it mean to
take a crash course on creativity? In this article, we will talk about
the characteristics of a creative person.
are hard to describe. But I can say from experience that these people
are hard workers. Their diligence and energy are much like a sauna. This
constant flow of energy helps them create and produce much more than
their normal peers. When I refer to a sauna, I am talking about the
benefits that come from an exercise routine that boosts your immune
As an example, if you have a high energy level and
you are always smiling, then that smile is likely to be contagious. When
you have people looking at your face, they might feel as if they are
being rejuvenated by the kind of energy that emanates from your smile.
if you have an adventurous mind and a powerful imagination, this
combination can be very powerful. It is this combination that you can
use to make life more exciting.
For example, do you
remember when James Bond was created? That was not some boring story, it
was a character created by someone with an inventive mind.
In general, the creative mind is not only an innovative one. It is a creative thinker who is versatile.
characteristic of a creative person is that he or she can handle any
situations and problems. They don’t think that it is so complicated to
create an impact on the life of other people, because they were able to
handle all kinds of challenges before.
One thing that is of
great importance is that a creative person has high energy levels. This
is because he or she knows that life is all about inspiration and by
definition, he or she wants to add some kind of impact to other people’s