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  • Exercise Your Creativity

    Looking for a creative spark? Pick a sport like biking or swimming in which your mind can wander. Free your mind by taking a break and working out, says this very insightful article.

    By Arun Verma September 1, 2006 1 Comment
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  • New Brain Machine Improves Musical Creativity

    Yes, you read the headline correctly, and no, I can’t believe it either, but apparently scientists have invented a brain machine that dramatically enhances musical performance, thus paving the way for a new race of highly skilled super-musicians. According to the BBC, “the system – called neurofeedback – trains musicians to clear their minds and […]

    By Arun Verma August 10, 2006 Leave a comment
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  • Lorem Ipsum Dolor Sit Amet

    What is Lorum Ipsum? Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but […]

    By Arun Verma July 17, 2006 2 Comments
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  • Unlimited Ideas Bank

    What is the Ideas Bank? UnLtd’s ideas bank allows you to post, share and discuss UK- relatedsocial ideas. Submit your idea today or browse through the innovationsalready online, and join the idea revolution! Go here for details.

    By Arun Verma June 23, 2006 Leave a comment
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  • Don’t Think, Be Creative

    Not thinking about a problem for a while doesn’t just give you a fresh perspective when you come back to it. It also allows your more creative unconscious to get to work as it “…ventures out to the dark and dusty nooks and crannies of the mind”. More>> [Via Shivam]

    By Arun Verma May 27, 2006 2 Comments
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  • The Day Job Survival (& Escape) Kit

    I had linked to this article by Jori Lynn Keyser some time back. I am reproducing below a mail I received from Jori yesterday. Hi Arun,Last January, you offered a link to my article “11 Tips For Surviving a Day Job With Your Creativity Intact.” I just discovered it today, so thank you! Last week, […]

    By Arun Verma April 12, 2006 1 Comment
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  • Writing A Book? Write Your Book’s Working Title

    This will help you focus on the topic and gives you a concept to start working with. Ensure that the title is clear to you and answers the many questions that are doing the rounds in your mind. ‘Class X Mathematics without a calculator’ is a great title to start a book which focuses on […]

    By Arun Verma March 23, 2006 1 Comment
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  • Overcoming Creator’s Block

    Here are a few suggestions on overcoming creator’s block. 1. For architectural design: a. Pick up a few architectural design magazines and go through them, but don’t just look at the pictures. Take some paper and a pencil and *draw* what you like in the pictures, paying attention to the forms and detailing. I’ve found […]

    By Arun Verma March 19, 2006 4 Comments