Amanda writes about creativity, neuroscience and the space between. For more writing on her side projects and creative experiments, follow her on Medium


TED Ideas Blog

 
 

Why Having a Plan B Can Sometimes Backfire
Research has found that having a backup plan might actually sabotage your efforts toward your primary goal. Before you set up your safety net, read these lessons from women scientists here.


TED-Ed

The Neuroscience of Pokémon Go
Why is Pokémon Go so popular? To understand, let’s look at the neuroscience behind Pokémon Go. Read it here.


Inc.com

1 How to Trick Your Brain into Being More Creative  
You need to take the time to keep your creative engine fresh. Read it here.

 

2 How You Can Harness the Contagiousness of Creativity
How to nurture your brain's natural ability to generate and share creativity. Read it here.

 

3 Want to Give Your Brain a Boost? Go Jump Out of a Plane 
How facing your fears can stimulate creative thinking. Read it here.


Percolate

How to Captivate Your Audiences with Motion
Set the color & opacity of the color over the banner image. Read it here.


For more about her work with The Leading Strand, follow Amanda on Medium.