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Genius is…

November 24, 2013

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Sculpture of three stacks of smooth rocks

Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple – C.W. Ceram Think about the things you enjoy using the most. Are they easy and simple to use or complicated? Keep it simple. The ability to do so is genius! Related Articles Passion… Curiosity… Super Quote Sunday: Johann Goethe

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Massively Multiplayer… Thumb Wrestling!

November 20, 2013

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Today was an exceptionally busy day, so instead of writing a long post I went looking for a humorous TED video instead. We can all use a good laugh on a Wednesday, so enjoy this video of Jane McGonigal teaching the entire TED audience how to player her favourite game: massively multiplayer thumb wrestling! Hmmm… […]

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Passion…

November 17, 2013

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Olivier Piffaudat making chocolate at a home course

Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it. – Julia Child I thought this photo of my friend Olivier Piffaudat was perfect for today’s Super Quote Sunday. Olivier is a pastry chef and chocolatier who demonstrates his tremendous passion for, and interest in, what he does with every tasty treat he makes. […]

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Curiosity…

November 10, 2013

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Two men photographing a squirrel at Yosemite

Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people. – Leo Burnett I am participating in National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo), which is why I am blogging each day in November. Since I was struggling to post monthly throughout 2013, switching to daily is a serious […]

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The Art Of Creativity

November 9, 2013

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Table With Laptop and Covered With Creative Tools

In early October, I had the opportunity to see Jason Theodor present “The Art Of Creativity” at Blissdom Canada. The presentation was based on his upcoming book Create More Better Different and took a look at the components of creativity and how we can boost our personal creative style. Creativity is the act of connecting […]

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9 great talks to watch for Video Games Day

July 8, 2013

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Hands holding Sony Playstation PS3 controller

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Gamers, unite! Today, July 8, is officially known as Video Games Day. Whether you lose hours to your Xbox or stay glued to your smart phone to play, today is dedicated to all those games that rile you up and drive you crazy. These days, the most riveting video games…

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