Do you think you’re not a creative person? You actually might think you’re creative and really not be at all.
If you want to live out your passions and make them a reality then you need to be creative. There are many ways you will need to creatively tackle barriers and make things happen. The more creative you are the more successful you will be in your life. Here are a few ways you can build creativity in your life.
Make creativity a game in everything you do. When you come upon a circumstance you should give yourself the rules. Think about the objectives and any obstacles or strategic constraints that might be a problem. The more creative you are with these answers the better you are.
When you’re creative you also have to set goals. Goals go with deadlines and you need to set a deadline with activities. When you attach a deadline with tasks it actually makes them more exciting. You also won’t procrastinate as much either.
Self expression is a very important aspect also. You need to find every opportunity to express yourself that you can in a creative fashion. Not only in a creative fashion but every opportunity. When you look for opportunities to express yourself you’re being creative in the process.
Expressing yourself can be in the way you display dinner on the plate. You might choose to dress up the meal with cranberries and garnishes. You may change the way you do a presentation at work and completely changing the style from the way your work does it. View every activity as a way to express yourself and be creative.
Allow more focus in your life. The best thing you can do for yourself is eliminating distractions and noise when you focus on an activity. That’s when you’ll see creative opportunities and qualities about it. If you really cannot pay attention to something – then – and it’s something you feel you need to do, like work – this is your opportunity to get creative to find ways to make it exciting.
When you’re working on activities that seem like they’re boring – then view them as smaller pieces of a bigger picture. You need to see the big picture of things and every aspect of an activity.
Walk around your home
If you’re having a hard time figuring out what your true passion is it may be sitting right in front of you. You may have collections of items like figurines, magazines, hobbies you like to do on the weekends and more. Take a look around your home and see if some of the decorations are a clue to what your true passion is. You might be surprised. You may have already surrounded yourself with clues to your passion – not even realized it.