Giving your ideas room to grow


From the Innovation Tools blog, a nice little post reminding us to allow our concepts lots of space and to go free range….

Many creativity experts recommend carrying some system for recording ideas with you wherever you go. My tool of choice is a Moleskine notebook, which serves as my portable “idea journal.” But I just learned a new technique to get more out of it. Typically, I will record lists of related ideas in bulleted form on one page of my notebook. But according to Ed Bernacki, author of the new mini-book, I am an Idea Factory, you need to give your fledgling ideas enough room to grow. That’s why he recommends only recording one idea per page.

"When using an idea journal, give your ideas room to grow"
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