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americanexpress:

Up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, select, start… Controlling your life doesn’t need to be that complicated and it doesn’t need a secret code. 

Think through your actions and decisions, and make sure they are aligned with your goals and passions. 

Click here to share your passions with us for a chance to win 

You may be surprised to find how quickly daily routine and the demands of “just getting by” absorb your waking hours. You may be surprised matters of habit rather than thought and inquiry. You may be surprised to find how quickly you start to see your life in terms of other people’s expectations rather than issues.
Calvin & Hobbes creator Bill Watterson's timeless advice on life and creative integrity (via explore-blog)

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A lot of people view brainstorming in an additive way—we’re adding to the number of ideas. But that’s not the power of the group. The group’s power comes from the synergy that goes beyond the additive. What the most creative companies do is tell the members of the group to come up with lists of ideas before they come to the brainstorming session. What the group is really powerful for is exchanging ideas and then having ideas bump up against one another and merge in surprising new ways that any one person might not have thought of on their own.
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How to Be More Productive and Creative at Work? Play More- Jessica Walsh wrote in Business, Creativity and Play

I’m a player: I love to play, in all aspect of my life, and especially within my work as a creative. I see much of my work as play, rather than seeing it as a job. And when I look back at my body of work, I’ve realized that the more fun and the more play that went into the ideas or process of creation, the better people seem to respond to the end result. 

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How to Be More Productive and Creative at Work? Play More
Jessica Walsh wrote in Business, Creativity and Play

I’m a player: I love to play, in all aspect of my life, and especially within my work as a creative. I see much of my work as play, rather than seeing it as a job. And when I look back at my body of work, I’ve realized that the more fun and the more play that went into the ideas or process of creation, the better people seem to respond to the end result. 

Continue reading on good.is

A group mindset is a powerful thing. One person’s feelings can change the whole dynamic. Keep your team creative and productive by watching for these 4 warning signs from OPEN Forum.

A group mindset is a powerful thing. One person’s feelings can change the whole dynamic. Keep your team creative and productive by watching for these 4 warning signs from OPEN Forum.

Ideas are a dime a dozen today. So how do you turn your idea into a money-making innovation?
Brant Cooper and Patrick Vlaskovits wrote The Lean Entrepreneur: How to Create Products, Innovate with new Ventures, and Disrupt Markets to help you make ideas happen.
Read OPEN Forum’s cliff notes that every business man and woman should know from The Lean Entrepreneur.

Ideas are a dime a dozen today. So how do you turn your idea into a money-making innovation?

Brant Cooper and Patrick Vlaskovits wrote The Lean Entrepreneur: How to Create Products, Innovate with new Ventures, and Disrupt Markets to help you make ideas happen.

Read OPEN Forum’s cliff notes that every business man and woman should know from The Lean Entrepreneur.