Creativity In The Workplace

Creativity In The Workplace

Siobhan Findlay Blogging, Creative

Look, we get it. Being at work is not the same as sitting on an island looking at an easel and painting a watercolor of the beach. Before you zone off into a daydream about that what colors you want to put into your island painting, remember that you can be creative at work, too! I know, you were hoping …

Starting A Project

Starting A Project

Siobhan Findlay Blogging, Creative, Design

One of the biggest challenges in starting a project is the very beginning. The paper is blank, and you can take it in any direction you want. Once you have a plan, it becomes easier for everything else to fall in place. But, what are the first steps in creating a project? 1. Draw it out. A lot of designing, …

Creativity

Finding Creativity

Siobhan Findlay Blogging, Creative

What’s your trade? Graphic design, video production, photography, public relations, education, engineering? Regardless of what career path you follow, creativity is needed; whether it be coming up with a new way to teach your first graders, or creating a full length feature film. Creativity involves gathering inspiration from your past experience and knowledge, and making something completely new. We all …

Content Marketing

Passion in the Market Place

Brian Town Creative, Marketing

  It has been said by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, “Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you’re passionate about something, then you’re more willing to take risks.” I don’t believe anyone could have said it better. Without passion everything would seem bleak, I know that I don’t take risks when I don’t feel fired up about a …

Michigan Creative

Creative Charity: Doing Good with Design

Michigan Creative Blogging, Branding, Creative, Photography

As a young person in my senior year (what!?) of college, it’s a little crazy to think I’ll be going out into the real world (or back to my parents’ house) in just a few months. How am I ready for the workforce? I’m actually about to go to a career fair later today, and I couldn’t be more nervous. Even …

Don’t Lose Your Creativity!

Brian Town Blogging, Creative, Marketing, Video

Just as BuzzFeedYellow‘s video states, “staying creative can be hard”. I’m sure you’ve all had that frustrating moment during a project when you just can’t seem to think of what to do next (I know I have!), but it’s important to keep your creative juices flowing, even when you’re frustrated! Sometimes it’s best to just walk away from the project …