Fear: The Kryptonite of Creativity

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Creativity | One Comment
Fear: The Kryptonite of Creativity

The majority of us know that fear is not helpful in general, but here’s why it’s particularly is bad for a creative from a neuroscience perspective: fear actually suppresses generative impulses in your brain. Deep inside, I believe we’d all like to express some level of design superpower. We’d like to be known to be […]

My book “Banish Your Inner Critic” is available for pre-sale! Let’s make it a success together!

Posted by on Apr 14, 2017 in Books | No Comments
My book “Banish Your Inner Critic” is available for pre-sale! Let’s make it a success together!

After a year of writing and two months in production, my book Banish Your Inner Critic is almost here – the publish date is 6 June 2017! Why did I write this book? I wrote Banish Your Inner Critic to be both a manual and toolkit to help people not only reclaim creativity and productivity, but bump it […]

Why I Wrote Banish Your Inner Critic

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Writing | No Comments
Why I Wrote Banish Your Inner Critic

Back when I was writing my first book The CSS Detective Guide in 2009, I battled self doubt almost every day. But when I was done writing and designing the book’s website, I reached one of the deepest, most blissful states of creative flow that I have ever been in. Afterwards, I understood why. During […]

A Publishing Deal for Banish Your Inner Critic!

Posted by on May 12, 2016 in Books | One Comment
A Publishing Deal for Banish Your Inner Critic!

I’ve been busting at the seams: I have great news about my upcoming book Banish Your Inner Critic! On 15 April, I signed a deal with Mango Publishing Group, which is redefining the book business as we know it. I now have a publisher for my book! Woot! During the initial planning for this book, […]

Critical Tools for Sustained Success: Creativity and Innovation

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Articles, Creativity, Writing | One Comment
Critical Tools for Sustained Success: Creativity and Innovation

The landscape of business has changed dramatically over the past several years. For decades, the focus has been on cost control and technology, whereas the current business climate has prompted a paradigm shift. Success for companies in the 21st century is now dependent upon creativity and innovation, both hailed as the most important contributors to the growth of the economy.