Monday, May 6, 2024

“You have to learn the rules before you can break them.”
– Miles Davis –

Creativity isn’t the sole domain of artists and musicians.

Learning the “rules” allows you to play the game you’re in. Understanding them deeply then allows you to create and play your own game. That’s improvisation, and the more a subject matter expert riffs, the more creative (and valuable) their work becomes. For recent scientific validation of this idea, Click here for the article Rock guitarists show increased neural activity in Brodmann area 45 of the brain when improvising.

Stay safe. Stay healthy. Be strong. Lead well.