Do you use Evernote to capture and store your ideas? Congratulations! I’ve never seen a more powerful and flexible tool for doing this. But are you using it to MANAGE your ideas? In other words, are you using it to evaluate your ideas, identify the best ones and crafting action plans to bring them to […]
So you’ve brainstormed what seems like a great idea. But you’re not sure what it’s real value is, so you sit on it. You don’t write it down. You just vow to keep it in your mind. Because it’s been ignored, the idea slowly fades, like the morning fog on a sunny morning. Soon, the […]
If you’re looking for a simple, easy to use brainstorming technique, SCAMPER SCAMPER is all that and much more. In this blog post, I explain how to use it and also provide you with two free resources you can use to get the most out of this powerful creative thinking technique.
Attention writers: Does your brain frequently serve up ideas, any time, anywhere? Have you already captured thousands of ideas and inspirations? Are they scattered in notebooks, documents or an Evernote database full of thousands of ideas? Do you need a way to organize and evaluate your ideas, to identify those you should write about? This […]
Attention creatives: Does your brain frequently serve up ideas, any time, anywhere? Have you already captured thousands of ideas and inspirations? Are they scattered in notebooks, documents or an Evernote database full of thousands of ideas? Do you need a way to organize and evaluate your ideas, to identify those you should implement? This is […]
Evernote is a powerful tool for capturing your ideas and inspirations. But what you may not realize is that it provides you with at least 14 ways to do so.
Why you need a process to get the greatest value out of the ideas you store in Evernote Most people just “dump and run” when using Evernote. They quickly capture their ideas in Evernote but then don’t return to do anything with them. My friend Phil Gerbyshak has dubbed this the “garbage pile” approach to […]
Evernote is the cornerstone of a simple, effective personal ideation system. Here’s why. If you are a knowledge worker or a creative person, ideas are the lifeblood of your day-to-day work. Your ability to manage them efficiently is critically important. That’s why you need to take great care in selecting the tools you will use […]
Grab These 2 Powerful Creativity Resources to Accelerate Your Advancement What are your career goals for 2017? Now is the time to think BIG! After a long, slow recovery, businesses are finally beginning to see the light of an upturn. Technology continues its ever-quickening march. And accelerating change means you need to ensure that the […]
Over the years I have regarded Evernote as the ideal idea capture tool. But it was only when I started to dig deeper that I realized how its design and features enable it to support the entire PROCESS of creativity, from investigation and ideation to evaluation and implementation. It’s truly an end-to-end personal brainstorming system! That’s […]