The image of the ‘creative type’ is a myth. Jonah Lehrer on why anyone can innovate—and why a hot shower, a cold beer or a trip to your colleague’s desk might be the key to your next big idea. From Imagine: How Creativity Works.
The good news is that the human mind has a surprising natural ability to assess the kind of creativity we need.
Researchers call these intuitions “feelings of knowing,” and they occur when we suspect that we can find the answer, if only we keep on thinking.
Read more: Jonah Lehrer on How to Be Creative – WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/wvg4Hx
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