8 Ways to be Innovative Even If You’re Not

Creativity isn't a switch most of us can turn on at will, so the key to being creative and hence, innovative is to view a problem from a different perspective. Necessity is, after all, the mother of innovation, so creating a little artificial necessity automatically stimulates new product, service or business creation.

Here are a few easy ways to flip your innovation switch:

  1. Imagine the worst that could happen.
  2. Play the “Why?” game.
  3. Pretend you just ran out of money.
  4. Pretend there are no rules.
  5. Pretend you only have five minutes to solve a problem.
  6. Imagine perfection.
  7. Screw up intentionally.
  8. Take a field trip… and borrow away.

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  • http://twitter.com/BorisBeric Boris Beric

    Not every innovation is good innovation.

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