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Your Best Creative Work Is Just a Cognitive Walk Away

Doing our best creative work sometimes means tricking ourselves into leaving our minds alone. Here are six things to try while walking to achieve this.

Cat balancing on a tightrope
Walking helps us balance between focused and diffuse forms of thinking. Illustration by author.

I’ve spent enough time indoors these last years to know my best ideas don’t happen at a desk. With only so many daylight…

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