5 Factors of Creativity. {Video}

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It’s easier to say what creativity isn’t. A bit like the sculpture who, when asked how he had sculpted a very fine elephant explained that he’d taken a big block of marble and then knocked away all the bits that didn’t look like an elephant.Creativity is not a talent. It is not a talent. It is a way of operating.
~ John Cleese

John Cleese leverages his awesome humor to explain the five things needed to open up to creativity.

1. Space
2. Time
3. Time
4. Confidence
5. A 22 inch waist.
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijtQP9nwrQA]

The full lecture.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VShmtsLhkQg]

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Lynn (the founder of this blog) lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, NYR, reading and writing, Her very survival depends on comedy. In her spare time, she avoids household duties (especially folding laundry) and tries to write. Some call her a treehugger, others say she's a social media addict. You'll most likely find her on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr, @myEARTH360 and @IC4ME) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking.

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  1. idiotprufs July 7, 2012 at 12:09 pm -  Reply

    Basil Fawlty is one the great characters of all time.

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