creativity
Creativity & Imagination, Journalism, Marketing, Writing Tips

Too Many Distractions are Killing Your Creativity

As a writer and a musician, I sometimes encounter dry spells of creativity that resemble writer’s block but that do not stem from a lack of ideas, rather a lack of motivation to see those ideas through. If you’ve ever started something with all the energy and passion you could hope for only to suddenly… Continue reading Too Many Distractions are Killing Your Creativity

TEDxNashville 2018
Arts & Entertainment, Creativity & Imagination, Health & Beauty, Marketing, Nashville Lifestyle, Pop Culture

6 Life Lessons Learned from TEDx

You may have heard of a little thing called TED. You know, the nonprofit conference where people from all walks of life come together to discuss global issues – everything from art to business to health to science and technology – performed in short, powerful talks of 18 minutes or less. Yes, that’s the one.… Continue reading 6 Life Lessons Learned from TEDx

All Blog Posts By Topic, Journalism, Marketing, Writing Tips

Copy Editing for Higher Standards

Check out these quick tips on how to spend your time as an editor, editing for social media, and websites that’ll make your life easier in this ACES Editing Bootcamp recap! “Research shows dedicated readers (an hour or more per day) have higher standards. They are more concerned about professionalism and grammar than errors of… Continue reading Copy Editing for Higher Standards

All Blog Posts By Topic, Creativity & Imagination, Journalism, Marketing, Writing Tips

The Need for Design Thinking

Empathy and creative collaboration are at the forefront of innovative success. Learn more in this AAN 2014 Convention recap! On July 12, 2014, the final day of the AAN 2014 Convention, held in Nashville, TN, Justin Ferrell, instructor at Stanford University’s d.School discussed the importance of creative risk taking, experimentation, team collaboration and the effect… Continue reading The Need for Design Thinking