I used to think that checking and responding to emails throughout the day was a strong and efficient work habit. It ended up draining my creative reservoir.
Do you ever feel like you're being watched as you pursue your goals? You're not alone. Our social media-centric society is partly to blame for feeling like a bug under a microscope. Don't let the feeling stop you.
Creativity is often mistakenly associated with sleek perfect results. The truth is that creativity is a jumbled and confusing cognitive process in which messiness is a key ingredient.