Posts in Personal Creativity
Are You Potentially A Creative Genius? Revisiting The 10 Percent Myth

One of the more persistent urban myths is that we only use ten percent of our brains. The technical term for this theory in the cognitive science community is ‘horseshit’.

It’s just not true. We don’t use all of our brains all of the time, but we do use all of it for something some of the time, meaning it all gets used.

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Your Imagination Is Limited – But Here’s A Hack

The imagination gets a great press. As that little-known thinker Albert Einstein put it, “Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world.” All you have to do, surely, is use it and voila! Creative genius is a short hop away.

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