It’s the question writers get asked the most. Well, here’s the answer…The Ideas Shop, of course.

This is it, The Ideas Shop, where writers get their ideas from. Of course, it’s not called The Ideas Shop, that would be too obvious. If it was, everyone would know about it and then everyone would be having great ideas and putting them down on paper. And writers don’t…

What you do in your breaks and how regular they are, is just as important as your working time.

“Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.” Lord Byron

In a recent study by the Draugiem Group it was found that the 10% of employees with the highest productivity, surprisingly didn’t put in longer hours than anyone else. In fact, they didn’t even work full eight-hour days. What…

Use this method to guarantee you’ve always got a starting point for your articles.

One of the most common problems I come across is people saying they don’t know what to write about. Well, here is a very simple idea that will mean you’ve always got a starting point for a blog or social media post.

Borrow some material from somebody else. Now I…

The most important thing to learn about the creative process is its fluidity.

I saw this on Austin Kleon’s blog and I think it’s the best description of the creative process I have seen. It’s based on Mitchel Resnick’s ‘Creative Learning Spiral’, but what I love are all the additions…

Neil Pavitt

Author, speaker, coach and teacher. Passionate about creativity, innovation and good ideas. Fast Company contributor.

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