How to be more creative. by David D. Edwards

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Published by Occasional Productions in Calif .

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To pull off counterfactual histories, students have to know the facts — and more than that, the larger context. They demonstrate a solid grounding in what is through their creation of what-ifs.

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Murphy Distinguished Research Fellow, Harvard Business School, best-selling author, Geeks and Geezers.Getting stuck in the left-side of the brain is no fun.

We all need to allow our right brains to express themselves. Turn off your calculator, stop looking at those pie charts, and allow your logical, analytical brain to get some rest. It's time to draw, write, play an instrument, and create something new. You don't have to be Picasso or Mozart, you simply have to create for the sake of creating.

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