Developing Creativity

Children have an innate creative ability when they are born, but for some reason adults can lose it along the way.  Our program will move out of the mundane, be more curious, engage, and explore new ideas.  Recognize creativity and be ready when it happens.
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  1. Module One: Introduction
  2. Module Two: What is Creativity?
    1. Divergent Thinking
    2. Problem Solving
    3. Imagination and Inspiration
    4. Something Out of Nothing
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Two: Review Questions
  3. Module Three: Getting Inspired
    1. Introspection
    2. Read More
    3. Removing the Mental Block
    4. Art Inspires Art
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Three: Review Questions
  4. Module Four: Beating Procrastination
    1. Get Rid of Clutter
    2. Self-Imposed Limitations
    3. Build on Small Successes
    4. Don’t Start at the Beginning
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Four: Review Questions
  5. Module Five: Improving Your Creative Mind Set (I)
    1. Open Mind
    2. Do Not Judge
    3. Positive Mind Set
    4. Ask Why?
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Five: Review Questions
  6. Module Six: Improving Your Creative Mind Set (II)
    1. Make Associations
    2. Keep a Journal
    3. Question Assumptions
    4. Creative Confidence
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Six: Review Questions
  7. Module Seven: Curiosity
    1. Spark Your Curiosity
    2. Curiosity is the Engine of Creativity
    3. Engage
    4. Ask Open Ended Questions
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Seven: Review Questions
  8. Module Eight: Take Risks
    1. Be Confident
    2. Scared to Fail?
    3. Fake It ‘til You Make It
    4. Afraid To Be Judged
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Eight: Review Questions
  9. Module Nine: Think Like a Child
    1. Daydream
    2. Be Curious
    3. Play Games
    4. Experiment
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Nine: Review Questions
  10. Module Ten: Environmental Factors
    1. Work Area
    2. Additional Environments
    3. Get Enough Sleep
    4. Variables
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Ten: Review Questions
  11. Module Eleven: Individual Brainstorming
    1. Generate A Lot of Ideas
    2. Mind Mapping
    3. Visualization
    4. Organize and Bring the Ideas Together
    5. Case Study
    6. Module Eleven: Review Questions

About Instructor

Dr. Deborah Brazeal

Dr. Brazeal has been researching and practicing the art and science of creativity since before creativity was considered relevant and fashionable and she loves it. Creativity training for entrepreneurs, executive and aspiring creatives is what she does.  Dr. Brazeal’s philosophy is to suggest we all do something radical: Get out of our comfort zones and operate with optimism. Her mission is to provide the fuel for innovative products, services and designs to budding entrepreneurial ventures and established companies.

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Course Includes

  • 2 Lessons
  • Course Certificate