I walked away with some important insights from last weekend’s Re:Make 2015 conference put on by Brit + Co. Here are the highlights from the speakers.
Everyone is creative. Creative projects keep you from aging and cures anxiety. Creativity releases dopamine, making you happier! For employers and employees: being healthier and happier means you’re more productive and effective at work.
Pay more attention to things! Think about the processes in your daily life and how to make them better.
Most ideas never happen. Why? Because the energy and excitement of the idea decreases and plateaus as time passes. We keep coming up with new ideas/projects instead of completing one. So, pick an idea and manage your action steps.
Don’t fight competition. Competition makes you act! Use it to spur you on.
Find one or two things that are most important and compromise on everything else because you can’t please everyone. Embrace flexibility.
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