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Creative Integration

Knowledge Building:

Creativity is defined as… the tendency to generate or recognize ideas, alternatives, or possibilities that may be useful in solving problems, communicating with others, and entertaining ourselves and others.  – Source: Human Motivation, Robert E Franken 

Today, let’s uncover three empowering strategies to help leaders seamlessly integrate creativity into both their personal and professional lives.

Strategy 1: Embrace Flexibility and Efficiency

In a world filled with competing commitments and limited time, embrace flexibility in how you allocate your time. Combine activities and purposes to make efficient use of your resources.  Whether it’s spending quality time with your family while disconnecting from technology or trying a new recipe with your spouse, find inventive ways to infuse creativity into your daily routine.

Strategy 2: Empower Team Creativity

As a leader, empower your team members to tap into their creativity. Encourage them to explore new ideas, techniques, and solutions to achieve their goals. Provide a supportive environment where innovation is celebrated and experimentation is encouraged.

Strategy 3: Refresh Your Environment

When feeling stuck or uninspired, take a break and change your surroundings. A new environment can stimulate fresh perspectives and ideas. Whether it’s going for a walk, working in a different room, or reorganizing your space, find ways to rejuvenate your mind and spark creativity.

By implementing these strategies, leaders can harness the power of creativity to navigate challenges, foster innovation, and cultivate a culture of growth and excellence. Remember, creativity is a versatile tool that can elevate both personal and professional endeavors when embraced intentionally.


Set a timer and reflect on the following questions:


Rate your current ability to integrate creativity into your life 1-5 (5 highest).