Singapore Airlines works with start-ups to push for creativity and innovation

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has partnered with Plug and Play, a startup innovation platform based in Silicon Valley, to further promote creativity and innovation within the airline industry using digital solutions. Plug and Play’s Travel & Hospitality programme launched in 2016 and has accelerated 95 startups. Source: Singapore Airlines works with start-ups to push for creativity … Continue reading Singapore Airlines works with start-ups to push for creativity and innovation

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WAVELENGTHS: What can creativity teach us about change?

Any time we talk about the distance between where we are and where we want to go, the question that will inevitably follow is: how? How can we possibly know what to do when we don’t know what to do? How can we make something happen that has never happened before? Source: WAVELENGTHS: What can … Continue reading WAVELENGTHS: What can creativity teach us about change?

11 Places to Travel for Creative Inspiration in 2019

A Moroccan city swathed almost completely in blue. A throng of figurative sculptures tucked deep within a Finnish forest. A famous artist’s New Mexico home in the expansive desert she depicted on canvas. These are just a handful of the countless sanctuaries, scattered across the globe, that have offered profound creative inspiration to those seeking … Continue reading 11 Places to Travel for Creative Inspiration in 2019

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Why Art Therapy, Coloring Books & Creating Stuff Reduces Stress

Around 2015 or so, adult colouring books arrived on the Amazon bestseller list , and haven’t left since. The response was polarizing: Kate Middleton was reportedly a fan at one point, but Quartz dubbed them America’s “cry for help .” Forbes called them the “dark horse of publishing” that year. Source: Why Art Therapy, Coloring … Continue reading Why Art Therapy, Coloring Books & Creating Stuff Reduces Stress

How To Be More Creative In The New Year

With the new year right around the corner, many of us are resolving to go to the gym more or to keep the house clean... but if you're like me, being more creative is top on your list. And I'm here to tell you that it's easier than it sounds - this is a resolution … Continue reading How To Be More Creative In The New Year

5 Books Celebs Couldn’t Put Down in 2018

Need help deciding what to read next? Take a cue from these famous bookworms. Sally Field recommends "The Witch Elm" by Tana French Field is also a fan of the dispatches from the Dublin Murder Squad, and although French's latest novel doesn't involve the usual crew, it remains thrilling and addictive. Source: 5 Books Celebs … Continue reading 5 Books Celebs Couldn’t Put Down in 2018

Take these steps to grow your career in the new year

We all want to expand our knowledge, learn something new, prove our worth and move up the ladder. How do you get started? Knowing the right company that fits your culture, passion, and industry is the first step. But once you find the right company, how do you work your way up? Source: Take these … Continue reading Take these steps to grow your career in the new year

The 15 coolest interfaces of the year

It was the year when self-driving cars got  boring . When iPhones became  confusing . When the army spent $480 million on Microsoft Hololens headsets. When we finally got to see the long-awaited Magic Leap…and it was a dud . When virtual reality headsets like Oculus Go had their cords cut from bulky tower PCs. Source: … Continue reading The 15 coolest interfaces of the year

Curious unravelling animal illustrations based on a dream

The animal kingdom has a lot to offer an artist; it is a great theme to fill up an empty sketchbook. Illustrator Jaume Montserrat’s series ‘Emptyland’ puts a new spin on traditional realist style sketches by transforming the lovable critters into floating ribbons of detail. Source: Curious unravelling animal illustrations based on a dream

20 Sites For Free Stock Photos & Illustrations

Photography and illustration are integral part of making your blog or website look the best it can. Finding free, high-quality images that you have permission to use can be a challenge. However, photographers and artists are increasingly making their work available free for others to use. Source: 20 Sites For Free Stock Photos & Illustrations

What is graphic design? All the design terms you should know to design like a pro

Sometimes, the key to refining your design idea is to think like a designer. No matter how new you are to graphic design, by learning some of the most widely used graphic design terms, you’ll be able to think and design like a pro within minutes—no prior experience required. Source: What is graphic design? All … Continue reading What is graphic design? All the design terms you should know to design like a pro

Promoting innovation and creativity in your business

As the UK’s productivity slump continues to bite, many businesses across the country are trying to find ways in which they can combat low productivity and increase creativity and innovative practice. Source: Promoting innovation and creativity in your business

8 Quick-Fixes to Boost Your Creativity Instantly

Having the dreaded writer’s block or designer’s block? Can’t come up with an ingenious idea for your company project? What if I tell you that there are some ways to boost your creativity whenever you’re short of it? Contrary to popular belief, your mind can be augmented to think more creatively any time you need … Continue reading 8 Quick-Fixes to Boost Your Creativity Instantly

20+ Creative Project Ideas to Get You Out of a Design Rut

It happens to everyone at some point – creative block. You know you’re in a design rut when nothing seems to work as you expect. Designs aren’t coming together. You’re frustrated and un-energized. While these stages are completely normal, it’s important to have a few tools at hand to break out of a design rut. … Continue reading 20+ Creative Project Ideas to Get You Out of a Design Rut

10 Ways Actors Can Increase Their Creativity

  Creativity for actors is the ability to let your heart, mind, and intuition guide you as your body and voice bring words to life. So actors need to be ready to do their best work whenever opportunity knocks. Source: 10 Ways Actors Can Increase Their Creativity

Can a sleepless night bring creativity to life?

  The question for any artist or writer is whether the insomniac mind, forced to confront its deepest fears, groping here and there at the veiled world, might offer insights as well as torments. Famously, there are writers who have trained themselves into night-time productivity and considered their wakefulness a gift. Source: Can a sleepless … Continue reading Can a sleepless night bring creativity to life?

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Find Your Medium, Choose Your Media

One of your first tasks as a creative is to find your primary medium — your means of expression. This is composed of the raw materials and artistic forms you use in your work. If you’re a novelist, journalist, poet, or screenwriter, your medium is the written word. Source: Find Your Medium, Choose Your Media

How to hold meetings that spark innovative ideas

As a founder or CEO, you’ll face a lot of pressure to have all the answers. Your team looks to you for inspiration, and they also expect you to have a clear vision of where the company is going. But you won’t always generate your best ideas alone. Source: How to hold meetings that spark … Continue reading How to hold meetings that spark innovative ideas

Louis Armstrong’s collages

“My hobbie (one of them anyway)…is using a lot of scotch tape… My hobbie is to pick out different things during what I read and piece them together and make a little story of my own.” —Louis Armstrong in a letter to a friend, 1953 When he was on the road, Armstrong would travel around … Continue reading Louis Armstrong’s collages

Photographs of “small town” Japan that reveal a different side to the Land of the Rising Sun

Not surprisingly, Tokyo is one of the most photographed cities in the world. But it's the often unexpected fringes that offer a different perspective – the small villages and towns that are far from the stereotypes often associated with contemporary Japan. Source: Photographs of "small town" Japan that reveal a different side to the Land … Continue reading Photographs of “small town” Japan that reveal a different side to the Land of the Rising Sun