Engagement Tip # 23 – Keep The Creative Juices Flowing
It’s easy to become complacent in the face of routine and uninspiring tasks, buy which, sale in turn, prostate can lead to bad habits and lower productivity over time. Routine often leads to boredom and kills creativity. One way to ensure the creative juices will continue to flow abundantly is to keep learning and questioning. Sharing tips, techniques and best practices about your industry and your work is a great way to spark new conversations that can lead to changes and ultimately lead to improvement and increased productivity. It also helps to change old perspectives and keep ideas fresh. Draw up a list of ideas from articles, blogs, news and journals. Task each employee to find out more information about the topic and ask one of your employees to present the information at your next team meeting. Make learning a standing agenda item and let your employees amaze you with the fresh and valuable information they bring to the table. Not only will creativity soar, you’ll also have a built in learning process for yourself and your employees.