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10 Ways to Boost Creativity by Doing Less

If you feel like you’ve been spinning your wheels without getting anywhere lately, it may be time to stop working so hard. By actually doing less, you may free up some mental and physical space, allowing your creativity to bloom and making your days more productive (and less stressful). When your life is filled to overflowing with things, events and to-dos, the busyness tends to crowd out calm, contemplation and creativity. Here are 10 ways to make a positive change.
10. Do only one thing at a time. Don’t multitask; unitask! Jumping from one project to another frazzles the brain and makes it more difficult to sink deeply into your chosen topic. Take things one at a time and allow yourself to focus completely.