Uncover Your Creative Genius: How to Boost Your Creativity (Infographic)

US President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, once said that “Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” For many of us, creative fulfillment plays a significant role in both our personal happiness and career satisfaction. According to one survey, 78% of people believe that being creative makes a difference in their lives. But how do discover the creative genius within you and how do you boost your creativity?

The Key to Future-Proofing Your Career

Not only does being creative make us happier, but it also makes us more hireable. Human skills such as creativity are set only to become more important as the world of work becomes increasingly automated. The figures back this up with 60% of CEOs stating creativity it is the most important skill for leaders. 80% of the general population feel that unlocking creativity is critical for economic growth.

How to Unlock Your Creative Genius

However, creativity still very much remains shrouded in mystery. In spite of decades of research, experts are still struggling to define the exact essence of creativity and whether it is something that is inherent or learned.

Adman and creativity guru, Alex Osborn posited that creativity was a skill that people can develop. He spent much of his career producing insightful and fascinating work on the creative process. We know him best, however, for the now esteemed model of creative problem-solving. Employed in boardrooms the world over, this simple four-step formula stimulates outside-the-box thinking. You can apply it to all sorts of problems no matter how big or small they may be.

If you would like to learn more about Osborn’s model as well as some other quick creativity hacks, why not take a look at the infographic below from Davitt Corporate Partners which offers a handy overview on creativity.

Unlock your creative genius today by reading the below infographic!

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