Dr. Seuss, wicked constraints, and creative thinking

One interesting theme in the research I’ve done on creative thinking is the role constraints play in fueling creativity.┬áMany people find this paradoxical: shouldn’t having infinite resources and freedom make creativity easier? Well, besides the fact that supplies of infinite resources are hard to find, there’s plenty of evidence creative people get fuel from constraints. … Continue reading Dr. Seuss, wicked constraints, and creative thinking