Here are some recent articles about creativity.
Creativity and children
- Why Are We Raising Robots? | Let Children Play
Compares how adults are trying to improve their own creativity with how the lack of play strips creativity from children.
- Why children lose their creativity | Stltoday
Looks at how children may be forced out of creativity, finishes with some tips to maintain creative thinking.
Creativity and self
- What influences your creativity? | Creative Ideas & Inspiration
Looks at three factors that could influence your creativity.
Amanda Enayati looks at the value of creativity as well as looking at techniques an adult could employ to become more creative.
Creativity within work
- 16 Ways to Jump-Start your Organization’s Creativity | The Creativity Post
Summarises a few ideas that may help to improve company creativity.
Steven Kotler looks at the factors a boss should look for in order to hire a creative person, as supported by research done by social psychologists.
Motivations of creativity
- Allowing the Mind to Wander Aids Creativity | Scientific American
Uses research and scientific opinion to look at the purpose and potential benefits of allowing one’s mind to wonder.
- What motivates creativity? | Think Big
Looks at how creative output is influenced by personal passion.
- Is Productivity Killing Your Creativity? | Life hacker
Looks at the suggestion that constantly filling time in order to be productive may be stifling creativity and reducing thinking time.
Comments on creativity
- Collaborative Creativity in the Digital World | KQED QUEST
Creative art as bolstered by technology, see a few examples of digital creativity to the max.
Looks at good/bad waste and how it can inspire creativity, as well as technology.