How Social Distancing Affects Creativity

How Social Distancing Affects Creativity

As more people are being asked to work from home, I’ve been wondering how social distancing affects creativity. As human beings, we are social creatures. We crave the company of others and anticipate sharing our stories and feelings with other people. The state...
How a Child’s Curiosity Transformed the Camera

How a Child’s Curiosity Transformed the Camera

I’ve noticed that many inventors came up with their ideas while on vacation, including my own invention, the wrist water bottle. There are probably a few reasons for that. For one, you are usually more relaxed and have more free time to simply stop and smell the...
Creativity and the Value of Improv

Creativity and the Value of Improv

Creativity shares some of the same rules as improv. For one thing, every idea is the best idea you’ve ever heard. There’s no judging and no denying. And that’s the beauty of it. Companies and organizations that are worried about the costs of...
Why Play is Important for Creativity

Why Play is Important for Creativity

Most of the articles out there about play involve children and how important it is for their development. But what about adults? I guess adults don’t really have to incorporate play into their lives, but how boring would that be? According to Plato “Life...