The Pixar Film “Inside Out”: The Zigzag Creative Process Succeeds Again!

Pixar’s creative process has always followed a zig-zagging, improvisational process–one that’s perfectly aligned with the lessons emerging from creativity research. All of the research is showing that effective creativity, and exceptional creators, all follow an improvisational process: you don’t know where you’re going to end up, or when you’ll get there. It takes a while (and a… Read More The Pixar Film “Inside Out”: The Zigzag Creative Process Succeeds Again!

Rodeo Clowns

You’ll be more creative if you learn about more stuff. And especially, if you learn about randomly different kinds of stuff. That’s why I’m writing about rodeo clowns: because I’m guessing you don’t know anything about them. And research shows that if you learn just a tiny bit about rodeo clowns (or anything else that… Read More Rodeo Clowns