Leo Widrich explains the science of creativity on the Buffer blog. Essentially, our brains give us our best ideas when:
A dopamine high, relaxed state, and distracted mind: No wonder great ideas happen in the shower.
The most important lesson from this is to make sure you have a way to capture your ideas whenever and wherever they happen.
Even if you have the best job on the planet, there will be days when you just can’t bear to get out of bed to go to work. Fortunately, those days are probably few and far between, and a few recitations of “Tomorrow will be better,” is all you’ll need to get yourself to the office.
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