Many people think they are not creative. Creativity is not a skill, it’s not an event, it’s not something you can just make it happen, and it is definitely not a big deal. Creativity comes slowly; it’s a process and you have to nurture it. Creative ideas often come to you when you are least expecting.  Don’t stress yourself out, remember, everyone is creative – different people just have different kinds of creativity and processes.

Here is a list of 30 ways to stay creative! What do you do to stay creative? Let me know in the comment below! Enjoy the infographic and share it with your friends!



  1. Make list
  2. Carry a notebook everywhere
  3. Try free writing
  4. Turn off your computer
  5. Quit beating yourself up
  6. Take breaks
  7. Sing in the shower
  8. Drink coffee / tea
  9. Listen to new music
  10. Be open
  11. Surround yourself with creative people
  12. Get feedback
  13. Collaborate
  14. Don’t give up
  15. Practice x3
  16. Allow yourself to make mistakes
  17. Go somewhere new
  18. Count your blessings
  19. Get lots of rest
  20. Take risk
  21. Break the rules
  22. Don’t force it
  23. Read a page of dictionary
  24. Create a framework
  25. Do more of what makes you happy
  26. Stop trying to be some else’s perfect
  27. Got an idea? Write it down
  28. Clean your work place
  29. Have fun
  30. Finish something


(August 25, 2015 –