What Innovation Can Do to Your Life
It's a talent that everyone has, yet they think they don't. The power
of innovation. If you've ever marvelled at somebody's creative prowe
ss, guess what, you can create and innovate too. It just takes time.
Everyone is born creative. The box of crayons in kindergarten were no
t limited to those who possessed potential; because the truth is, eve
rybody has potential.
You know how long it took to learn to ride a bike or drive or to never
commit the same mistake again? It's the same with innovation. It takes
a bit of practice and a lot of time before this mind function comes ea
sily when called. This article will teach you a few tips on how to bri
ng innovation into your life.
Don't listen to what other people say. Follow the beat of your own dru
m. Allowing for the input of other people will only bring cacophony to
the music you are trying to make. If you have an original idea, don't
waste your time and effort trying to make people understand. They won
't. And the help you will probably get comes in the form of negative f
eedback. If all those geniuses listened to their peers, we would proba
bly still be living in the middle ages.
Spend time on it. I cannot stress that enough, although, please do not
mistake this tip to tell you t quit your day job entirely. Do not. Thi
s involves some tricky time management but with a little discipline you
'll be able to squeeze both in.
Exercise. Take a walk. Run a mile or two. Send all those endorphins
coursing through your veins. Exercising certainly clears and relaxes
your mind and allows for anything to pop up.
Record your dreams. Aren't some of them just the craziest things th
at your conscious mind would never have thought of? If you've had t
hese dreams before, and I'm sure have, this only shows you the unta
pped innovative power you have lying within. So jot down those note
s. Those dreams may just create an innovative spark in you.
Find your own style. You can always tell a Van Gogh from a Mat