Tag Archives: creativity

Welcome To My Blog

Hi and welcome to my blog! I thought I’d start with the preface to...

The Seven Essential Skills of Innovation (and how songwriting makes you better at all of them)

The requirements for effective innovation can be boiled down to seven...

A Hundred Dollar Pair of Pants

For as long as I’ve been playing music, I’ve been a fan of the blues....

Creativity Through Verse Writing

Kevin Ashton, in his inspiring book on creativity entitled “How To Fly A...

Communication Through Chorus Writing

Innovation teams have a larger responsibility than just coming up with new...

Empathy Through Observation

The skillful use of empathy is critical to the innovation process. By...

Commit To Your Cause

To accurately summarize what it means to pursue a career in songwriting,...

The Unexpected Benefits of Leaving Your Comfort Zone

Anyone who knows me knows that I love routine. I adhere to a ridiculously...