To Grow, Conquer Your Need for Rules and Embrace Adaptability

growth comes from riding the open range, not from creating fences.

What if you had two sons and they came to you with a request to take a cross-country trip on their own? Would you let them? An essential part of a more creative life is developing the courage to let things we love leave “home” in search of new lands. Adaptability goes hand in hand with new life.

Quit Punting in Football, at Work and in Your Creative Life

In professional football, when faced with a decision, most coaches opt for the safer choice, even though evidence suggests it’s smarter to take risks. Why is this, and what can we learn from it about the nature of creativity, risk-taking and innovation?