How your bugbears are blocking your creativity.

Ever felt sometimes that you just can’t get something off your mind? And I don’t mean in a good way. I mean when something is just bothering you and you can’t help but think about it over and over and over. You wake in the night thinking about it, every spare minute of the day…

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How to criticize someone in an empowering way

>I just had an email from someone I had recently given some feedback to, regarding the design and content of her all-singing, all-dancing new website, that she had built and designed herself. Tricky. I have spent years perfecting my Art of Empowering Criticism. Having been on both the giving and receiving end many many times…

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Getting creative part III

>Continuing our theme on how to get those creative juices going!First… here’s a quick question: Have you ever found yourself feeling threatened by another person’s creativity? Be honest now… If the answer is ‘no, never’ I probably won’t believe you.Why? Because this awful feeling happens to the best of us. Take me, I’m a graphic…

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Getting creative part II

>Being creative – as I mentioned in my earlier blog – is every human’s being’s prerogative and (in my experience) anyone who thinks they are not creative simply hasn’t discovered their natural outlet yet. If this sounds familiar then read on! If you are naturally creative then it’s still worth reading and contributing, as there…

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