While some books just teach you how to be more creative, in this book, Allen Gannet writes about what it means for an idea to be perceived as creative.He explores creativity as a social concept instead of exclusively an individual trait and supports his thesis with fascinating anecdotes and examples.For anyone interested in doing anything creative, this is an essential book.
- Consumption-purposefully increasing the amount of a-ha moments you can have by becoming familiar with your field, knowing whats out there, knowing what people like and what you can do that\’s new, getting a range of exemplars to pull from at a moment\’s notice
- Imitation-Do what works
- Creative Community- get a teacher, collaborator, muse and promoter
- Iteration- get feedback, keep going