Do you struggle with coming up with creative ideas? Do you feel that you're not a creative person? Would you like to learn how to become more creative?
Welcome to Skyrocket Your Creativity and Get Better Ideas: 7 Easy Ways, the go-to course for learning how you can increase your creativity.
In today's word, ideas are often called "the currency of the 21st century." Find out in this mini course how to increase your "creative earning power" by increasing your ability to come up with more and better ideas.
By learning how to become more creative, you'll also boost your ability to be more influential at work, in your artistic endeavors, and in your daily life. In this sampler course you will learn proven methods for generating more and better ideas.
Creativity is a muscle that EVERYONE has that can be grown and strengthened. This course will show you how with practical tips you can begin using immediately in under 1 hour, even before you finish all the lessons.
Some of the creativity boosting techniques I discuss and help you practice through hands-on activities include:
I'm a practicing award-winning multimedia artist and a former tenured Associate Professor of Digital Media and Program Director of Film & Digital Media at The American University of Rome (2006-2016). I'm currently a Visiting Associate Professor of Digital Media at American University of Myanmar in Yangon, Myanmar (Burma).
Since 2000 I've been teaching students all over the world using my tried and true custom approach (turning complex information into something simple, memorable, easy-to-understand in as short amount of time as possible) to ensure that you get the most important, relevant, and useful information that can be applied immediately.
New bonus lectures and resources will continue to be added and timely advice will be provided in the discussion forum. I love to help and always respond to inquiries and discussions ASAP.
Please Note: All students who enroll in this course also will receive periodic free and discounted access to my other top-rated current and upcoming courses.
You have a 30-day, 100% money-back guarantee with no questions asked so you have nothing to lose. I make myself available so you will have access to me if you have questions or need specific feedback along the way.
Empower yourself now by enrolling in this creativity workshop and join our growing learning community! Click the "Take This Course" button in the upper right corner and let's get started building your powerful new creativity and idea generation skills today.
This lecture provides a brief overview of the course, including benefits for the students who take the course. Professor Kristen Palana, MFA, explains her creative background and education.
You will learn the process and benefits of word association and list-making and then participate in these activities to be more creative.
Here you'll get a chance to use word association and list-making to help unblock your creativity and/ or solve a problem.
In this lecture, you will see how NOT trying to think of an idea can lead to creative ideas.
You will learn how to put your subconscious to work and be creative by remembering dreams
This activity will help you get started using your dreams as creativity-boosting tools.
You will learn how creating lots of work (without obsessing over any of it) actually leads to the highest quality work and more creative solutions to problems.
This activity will get you started loosening up and generating more ideas which will naturally lead to better ideas.
Use Design Thinking principles as a recipe and process for coming up with creative and innovative solutions to problems that you can then take action on.
Design Thinking is a system for becoming more innovative, flexible, and creative. To go over it in a nutshell:
Now it's your turn to try Design Thinking.
Here is an exercise to help you bring "new experiences to old places." Inject a bit of creativity into your regular daily routine starting today!
In this lecture you will learn how to create a life of your own design using manifestation and creative visualization techniques.
In this lesson I will help you get started with Creative Visualization.
Thanks so much again for taking this course! I hope it has given you many ideas for re-sparking your own creative process. Please do get in touch via the discussion area, Q&A section, or a private message if you have any questions or would like specific feedback on your own creative projects! And if you have a moment to leave a quick review, I would be most grateful. Your reviews help others learn if this might be a good course for them.
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My goal is to empower ordinary people to do extraordinary things.
Since 2000 I have been teaching graduate and undergraduate university students and adult learners in North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. I currently live and work in Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) and am an Associate Professor of Digital Media at American University of Myanmar.
I also lead dynamic workshops and master classes locally and internationally. Recent clients include The UN's World Food Programme (Myanmar), Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia), Mango Group (Myanmar), and The American University of Rome (Italy).
I'm an American/Portuguese multimedia artist and educator and a former tenured Associate Professor of Digital Media (2006-2016) at The American University of Rome where I also co-founded and directed its Film and Digital Media Program.
Besides teaching tens of thousands of students at Udemy and other online platforms since 2014, I'm also a Course Facilitator for the UN-mandated University for Peace (Costa Rica) through their Centre For Executive Education.
My work is exhibited internationally and online and has received a number of awards. I received my MFA from Pratt Institute in Computer Graphics and Interactive Media and also hold a BFA in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.
I love taking complex topics and making them simple.
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