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Breaking Out of a Rut
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Breaking Out of a Rut

with Stefan Mumaw

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Ever feel like you're in a rut? If you're in a creative field, you've certainly experienced a rut of some form. In this course, we'll look at the causes of creative ruts.

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Breaking Out of a Rut
33m 30s Beginner May 07, 2014

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Ever feel like you're in a rut? Most people in creative fields have experienced a rut, whether it manifests as a lack of ideas, follow-through, or enthusiasm. Sometimes it's just boredom that comes with routine. Stefan Mumaw designed this course to help you identify the type of rut you're in and its cause, and then break out of it with a series of short-, mid-, and long-term creative nudges. From techniques to get you thinking alternatively to life-changing educational opportunities, the course serves to bust every level of creative rut with actionable ideas and encouragement that's designed to get you back on the path to creative success.

The course is more resource than classroom, designed to be something you can return to each and every time you feel stuck on a project or stalled in your career. Come back anytime you need help taking a creative leap forward.

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Business Design Business Skills Design Skills
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Stefan Mumaw

Welcome

Ever feel like you're in a rut? If you're in a creative field, you've certainly experienced a rut of some form. Whether it be an inability to generate ideas, a general lack of enthusiasm for the work on your desk, or the malaise that washes over everyone when they've been doing the same thing over and over for years. This course is designed to help push you beyond that rut, and give you the inspiration to act yourself out of it, with a series of short term, mid term, and long term creative nudges.

From techniques to get you thinking alternatively, to life changing educational opportunities, this course serves to bust every level of creative rut, with actionable ideas. And encouragement that's designed to get you out of that inactive state, and back on the path to creative success. In this course, we'll look at the causes of creative ruts. Be able to identify which type of rut you're in. And then quickly be exposed to a host of rut busting suggestions and solutions. The course is more resource than classroom. It's designed to be something you can return to, each and every time you feel stuck on a project, or down on your creative career.

Ready to bust that rut? I'm Stefan Mumaw. And this is breaking out of a rut.

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