Talatu Ogunlana is the founder of Rare Gems Nigeria, a precious metals and jewelry company with over 200 distributors across the globe.
Creativity is the art of bringing an idea or imagination to life.
Entrepreneurship is essential about creativity, seeing things from a different perspective. Creating better ways of doing things. An entrepreneur needs this essential tool of the mind in order to experience unusual growth.
Lack of creativity may lead to a nominal way of approaching issues in business which will eventually lead to stagnation and ultimately failure.
The mind is an active tool when engaged productively thereby emitting solutions and changes to the way things have always been done.
God has given us a sound mind and expects us to engage it in proffering and creating solutions as an extension of his work on earth.
Jesus gave us this charge in the arrow scripture on this Chapter John 14:12. To do greater works as He departs this earth. He is alive today but has already given us all what we would ever require to live life in abundance.
All major enterprise being celebrated globally today are direct offsprings of the power of creativity.
In all fields of human endeavor one breakthrough or the other has been recorded because people charged their minds into discovering better ways and processes of doing things..
HOW TO STIR CREATIVITY
- CREATIVITY CAN BE STIRRED BY CLEARING OUR MINDS OF ALL ENCUMBRANCES:
A mind beclouded with pain, anger, hatred, and envy may not be receptive to new ideas. We all pass through periods of challenges but taking our focus off the challenges and seeking ways out is the only assurance for greater creativity. One good way I create a balance between my mind and the situation around me is through anointed gospel music. It dispels every fear, pain, agony and anxiety and ushers me into a higher plane or tranquility where the sensors of my mind become more receptive to creative ideas.
There’s an unending well of creative ideas only accessible with a joyful spirit, connect to this powerful tool and begin to experience an unending flow of creative ideas.
- CREATIVE CAN ALSO BE STIRRED THROUGH MEDITATION
Meditation is the art of thinking through something. Meditation on God’s word guarantees a creative mindset. Do not just read God’s words and promises of greatness. Think through them and by so doing you begin to tap into realms of heavenly wisdom from which creative ideas spring from. Then you command undeniable growth as an entrepreneur.
All the products categories we have in our company are a direct result of such encounters. The ideas were delivered raw from heaven, and has been a major distinguishing factor for us as a business.