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6 Things To Help You Break Through Boredom To Business-altering Creativity














As a small business owner you might not think what you do demands that much creativity.  You might think that kind of thing is for the “artsy” type people.

But that’s not true.

Creativity is the source of breakthrough and innovation in ANY field.

Check out this article called “Why Boredom Is Good for Your Creativity” by Mark McGuinness and learn why boredom might be your “friend” when it comes to being creative…


“Like most creatives, you probably have a low boredom threshold. You’re hardwired to pursue novelty and inspiration, and to run from admin and drudgery. Boredom is the enemy of creativity, to be avoided at all costs. Or is it?

“Consider these remarks by comedy writer Graham Linehan, in a recent interview for the Guardian:”

“I have to use all these programs that cut off the internet, force me to be bored, because being bored is an essential part of writing, and the internet has made it very hard to be bored.”
“I know how he feels.”‘

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