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TED Talk: “Your elusive creative genius” by “Eat, Pray, Love” author Elizabeth Gilbert

March 13, 2013


This next video I'm featuring on my blog is a TED talk by Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert on our "elusive creative genius." One line that struck me during her talk is when she pointed out how we've been taught and conditioned to think and believe this line: "Creativity and suffering are somehow inherently linked, and that artistry, ultimately, will always lead to anguish."

My Innovation Journey (Week 1): Questions on innovation

March 10, 2013


A friend (to whom I pitched a potential business project) once reminded me that "an idea is NOT a business plan." That got me thinking: How ARE ideas transformed from simply 'great ideas' into innovative (and potentially lucrative) solutions? What turns a dreamer into an entrepreneur? What turns dreams into profitable realities?