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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.
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.