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Why Familiarity and Fear Are Like Creative Quicksand

If the same thing brings no change, toss the rule book

photo by Melanie Wasser

George Brooks is the founder and CEO of the digital product agency Crema. A few years back his company was doing good work for its clients, but it often felt like a grind.

In an experiment, Brooks blocked out a week to have everyone in the company work on one…




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John P. Weiss

John P. Weiss

I write elegant essays about life, which I illustrate with whimsical cartoons, fine art, and classic black & white photography.

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