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How to Save Your Soul: Willa Cather on Productivity vs. Creativity, Selling Out, and the Life-Changing Advice That Made Her a Writer

“It’s so foolish to live (which is always trouble enough) and not to save your soul. It’s so foolish to lose your real pleasures for the supposed pleasures of the chase — or the stock exchange.”<p>Recently, in listening to a dear and brilliant friend rationalize her choice to stay at a soul-sucking …

This Is the Real Key to Generating Creativity |

How much time do you dedicate to creative thinking at work? According to recent research, you might want to push for a little bit longer.<p>Brian Lucas, an assistant professor of behavioral sciences at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business, and Loran Nordgren, an associate professor of …


How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …