Jun 12, 2018
What does it take to be creative? It's common to hear people
say "I'm not the creative type", yet our brains are designed to
come up with ideas all the time. Coming up with ideas is easy but
converting those ideas into reality is a lot more difficult! In
this episode, Pete discusses why it is productivity, not
creativity, which is essential for living the inspired life and
provides simple tools to being more productive.
Pete describes creativity as 'the art of seeing something' and
explains how once you can see something, it then exists in a
'thought world'. To bring ideas into a 'physical world' requires a
great deal of courage - otherwise described as investing emotional
energy into an idea to make it materialise. Pete explains the
relationship between courage and commitment and shares 3 key rules
for how to recommit to your goals daily.
Want to become more creative? Try following these rules!
- Write ideas down! The brain is terrible at holding
onto ideas for extended periods of time
- Try drawing rather than writing! What does your
current and desired realities look like?
- Decide on 3 bold steps - what can you do today to
move towards your desired reality?
Remember - shifting to your desired reality requires a mastery
over the mundane! Even an 'overnight success' often takes more than
What do you think of the rules to become more creative? Do
you think of yourself as a creative person? Share with us what
you've learnt from this episode in the comments below!
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About Pete Cohen:
Pete Cohen is one of the world’s leading keynote speakers.
Hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world have been
motivated and inspired by Pete’s presentations. He has
professionally impacted on the lives of thousands of people
worldwide, including business executives, professional athletes and
the everyday person.
Pete has coached world-class athletes and sporting greats,
such as Sally Gunnell, Ellen MacArthur, Ronnie O’Sullivan, Arsenal
Football Club and Tim Henman to achieve peak performance.
Pete focuses on the importance of having a strong belief in
yourself. He teaches that you need to be positive and you have to
develop self-confidence to achieve your potential and be
He is the author of 17 published books, several of which have
been best-sellers across the world, including Shut the Duck Up,
Habit Busting, Life DIY and Sort Your Life Out. He has also
presented his own show on TV called The Coach and was the resident
Life Coach on GMTV for 12 years.