Great Food for Thought: How Designers Hit The Wall
Life is a game. The way you choose to play, is completely up to you. Your free will, essentially leads you to take specific decisions. Decisions are like opening closed doors, some will lead to a trap while others create new opportunities. So what does this whole wisdom talk have to do with this article? Today we will focus on self help for designers.
Whenever you are faced with a problem, always ask questions. Why, why, why? Using this sort of common sense, leads to answering the most challenging queries. A common thing most people do is take a pencil and paper to write down their problems. After, they brainstorm the causes for that problem. Once you find the cause, the next obvious thing to do is to come up with solutions.
As designers we practice creative thinking on a daily basis. We throw knowledge and inspiration into a huge pot. From then on, we stir it up a few times and come out with a whole new medicine. Like a chemist, we simply develop potions for our clients. With the right amount of creativity and ingredients visual success is born.