With mobile devices and apps we are provided with thousands of creative tools. On one hand these things provide a nearly unlimited number of possibilities. On the other hand it is hard to select the right tool. We lose our focus easily. As a creator this can be a massive problem. In the recent years of my activity I found on concept that heavily improved my creative output. I call it “Planned Fail.
“Planned Fail” is the outcome of multiple situations where I tried hard to solve a problem. Late at night I sat in front of my computer but couldn’t accomplish anything of substance, which led to negative thoughts and more stress. But almost magically after a good night’s sleep or spending time with my children the solution presented itself out of thin air. Could it be a good idea of embracing the first “failure” be the first step of the path to a solution? Let’s talk about it!