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Wed, 21 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Nowadays we expect a lot more from job applications, particularly in the creative sector, the usual CV and covering letter just won't cut it, we want to see a portfolio of work if you are applying for a graphics based job and a show-reel if your applying for a video based job. To be honest this doesn't seem so much to ask from someone when the job will be based on their video skills, however when I recently advertised for a video based position at my company I was surprised at just how many people got it horribly wrong.
Fri, 17 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Do you ever sit at your desk and wonder what you could be doing if you put your creativity to the test. Not everyone enjoys working in a office doing mundane everyday tasks but to get a creative job requires the right sort of personality. Many creative careers include those such as writer, freelance designer, interior decorator, wedding planner etc but each occupation requires different experience and abilities.
Wed, 24 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500People seem to have the misconception that only a select few are able to unleash a steady flow of creative genius. That is not true at all. The fact is, creativity is very much like a muscle that needs to be exercised in order to consistently give out great results. If you don't practice harnessing creative thinking, this skill will very much atrophy into inexistence. But keep working and this skill will soon come to you in a snap.
Thu, 09 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400What is Not-Logical thinking? The very notion seems ridiculous. How could thinking that is not Logical have any significance, relevance, or value? Come to think of it - How could thinking that is not Logical even be considered as a viable "type" of thinking at all? This article will introduce Not-Logical thinking as a distinct style of thinking that is every bit as relevant, useful, and valuable, as Logical thinking. The irrefutable fact is that Not-Logical thinking is capable of producing spectacular results in situations were Logical thinking is hopelessly inadequate.
Thu, 19 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400Learning to use Random Word Stimulation is actually very simple, its effect on the mind is automatic and inevitable. The only difficulty is in forcing yourself to change a behavior. Achieving consistent results depends entirely on learning a single basic skill. You must find a way to circumvent the conditioned response of rejecting thoughts that do not make sense and allow yourself the freedom to explore them regardless. Catch the moment when you judge "this does not make sense" and simply change it to a question of "how COULD this make sense?".
Thu, 19 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400Random Word Stimulation is a powerful technique that provides a practical method of accessing your subconscious mind to better utilize the wealth of information within. Regular practice strengthens connection to the subconscious mind, which in turn endows the practitioner with greatly enhanced thinking skills.
Sun, 25 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500The brain is an organ that enables thinking in the same way muscles are organs that enable movement. These organs are worthless without the driving force that brings them to life. The driving force that makes all things possible, including that of life itself, is personified as the power of thought. In spite of the many assumptions made throughout history to the contrary, the plain truth is that neither the rigors of science nor the blind faith of religion has adequately explained this miraculous phenomenon.
Sun, 25 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500Understanding human perception brings us to the somewhat esoteric subject of the human trait known as EGO. I will not belabor this discourse with an in-depth academic exploration into the Id, Ego, and Super-Ego, popularized by the Freudian structural model of the human psyche. Nor will I make any distinctions in reference to the Male Ego (Ive never even heard of a Female Ego).
Sun, 25 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500The following article deals with a difficult taboo subject that many may feel is strictly forbidden. The secret is known but rarely discussed as evidenced by the lack of reference material available. It is something discovered completely by accident in the course of company business and could have been easily ignored and swept under the rug, but to do so would be in stark contradiction with the principals engendered by company philosophy. This unusual subject is used as a springboard to touch on matters sincere to the heart and mind.
Sat, 15 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500You have some great ideas. You toss them around in your mind. You tell friends about them. They go nowhere. Why? They go nowhere because of what your friends said or because you have the misconception that only a select few are able to unleash a steady flow of creative genius. And, you, of course, couldn't be one of that select group. That is not true at all.
Thu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Lucid dreaming is a skill that can be learned, and anyone who has the interest to learn can easily do so. There's science behind lucid dreaming, though. Lucid Dreaming is knowing that you are dreaming while you are doing it. When you know that you are dreaming, you can also alter the dream course. Lucid dreaming is usually induced by some sort of cue,something that indicates to the person that what they are experiencing is a dream, and not reality.
Fri, 16 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400The most important first step in using a crystal ball is to do it when you feel the mood and atmosphere is right. If you have to force yourself into a session then the results will be adversely affected. Use the crystal ball in a quiet and dimly lit room. Some people find it useful to have a candle burning although others find it a distraction, just do what you feel comfortable with.
Mon, 14 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400"WHY CAN I PAY MY BILLS?" was the question that made Arne Rantzen realize the power of questions. Arne tells us how he discovered Creative Questions. Some years back I was discouraged about my bills and was doing my usual self-abusing and complaining that my success wasn't where it should be, so I re-focused on how I could actually pay my bills.
Mon, 24 Dec 2007 00:00:00 -0500Do you believe that you are not creative? This is not true! Discover how you can find joy and inner fulfillment through everyday creativity. This isn't true! We all have the ability to be creative - it is a God-given gift - but you might not be noticing or enjoying your particular form of creativity.
Fri, 26 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400There are times when it can feel like you have simply run out of good ideas. This is the classical "writer's block," and you don't have to be a writer to experience this phenomenon. No matter what you do for a living, your creativity can be one of your best resources. What can you do to boost your creativity when you just don't feel creative? There are a number of simple things you can do to clear your head and get your creative juices flowing.
Thu, 11 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400Everybody wants to experience more success in their life, but what do you need to do to achieve this? And what is it about successful people that makes them successful in the first place? It has to do with their creativity, as people who experience success also tend to be naturally creative.
Mon, 08 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400It's a common belief that in order to live a highly creative life and to produce great art, you have to suffer. But it is, in fact, entirely possible to live a life that champions your creativity as well as paying the bills.
Thu, 05 Jul 2007 00:00:00 -0400Are you allowing yourself to express your creativity? When you were growing up, were your creative expressions discouraged? Would you like to express that part of you and experience more of the excitement of life?
Sun, 10 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400Creation is god sent, I had it when I was younger, I planned ideas and built them .Matter of fact I built a 25 foot sailing boat, took me two and a half years but I loved every minute of that time. It also builds character.
Wed, 04 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400Do you want to learn new skills but have responsibilities that stop you going to college? Distance learning is a great way to learn and gain qualifications. Whether you want to make a career out of selling individual art-works, or just want a new hobby, learning beading and embossing will show you how to create beautiful pieces that reflect your personality.
Wed, 21 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0400If you've ever attended a great seminar, then you've suddenly felt confident enough to climb Mount Everest, lose ten stone of body fat in a week or start a political revolution. In the likely event that your newfound courage dissipated shortly afterwards, here's how to maximise the precious time and money spent on seminars, audio products and inspirational books.
Sat, 10 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0500Product manufacturers understand people. They know that we get bored easily, that we want to try something different now and then. Every day, cornflakes come in brighter cartons, soap comes in bigger sachets and ipods come with the capacity to hold more tunes and photographs. Likewise, our lives need regular enhancement. This article shows you how a bit of creativity and sense can transform your lifestyle in 30 days or less.
Sun, 04 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0500Creative thinking is a potential we are all born with. If you don't use that potential, it is probably because you don't know and apply the simple principles for developing it. We can remedy that right now. You can have it once you understand and apply two basic principles.
Wed, 28 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500An excellent quality you'll want to develop in yourself, if you want to experience more fulfillment in life, is the willingness or courage to experiment. It is one of the key qualities of highly creative people. In fact, without this quality, many inventions, creative works, and more would have never materialized. They would have just stayed ideas in people's minds.
Wed, 14 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500We walk half asleep, experiencing only a small part of our creative passion, insight and being. Our vision is by the eyes of the mind, which are cast outwards. Creativity, however, is birthed in the cosmic landscape of the inner world, a place to which the mind's eyes are blind, a place belonging to the vision of the heart and soul. The question is, how do we awaken to the immensity of knowing contained within.