Creativity

5 TED Talks on Creativity You Need to Watch

Whether you are looking for creative inspirations or exploring different perspectives on creativity, you will find plenty of interesting insights from these amazing TED Talks.

Isabel Allende: Tales of passion

Theme: Courage and passion. In this talk, Isabel Allende shares her thoughts about creativity, feminism, passion, and how it takes guts to be creative.

Shimpei Takahashi: Play this game to come up with original ideas

Theme: Japanese toy developer Shimpei Takahashi talks about how the inner critic and self-censorship quashes creativity. He shares a brainstorming game that puts the inner critic on mute and encourages the flow of ideas.

Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity?

Theme: This engaging and thought-provoking talk by Sir Ken Robinson explores the need for an education system that promotes creativity instead of undermining it.

Tim Harford: How frustration can make us more creative

Theme: Frustrations, in whatever form they come, should not be a reason to get you off track from doing creative work. They can be reframed and used as a stepping stone in unleashing your creativity.

Tim Brown: Tales of creativity and play

Theme: In this talk, designer Tim Brown focuses on the connection between creative thinking and play.