“Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. ”
There is no doubt that when we log on to Facebook or use smartphones, most people want to know that people like Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs have changed our world with seemingly simple but amazing insights and new revolutionary concepts. From the iPhone to Facebook, from eBay to Amazon, from Yahoo to Google, these are smart ideas, but just simple concepts. Why can’t we think about them?
The answer is that you can! You can also have new thoughts of your own that can transform the way we work and do things. It isn’t hard and impossible. What you need to do is think creatively and to be a smart thinker.
- Be open to different viewpoints
- Consider the counterargument seriously
- Leading questions and listening to the responses
- Know what you don’t know
- Get yourself out there and see the world
- Study and learn new stuff