The Best Creative Conversations Of 2013

Get out of the rut in the new year. Here’s inspiration.

Creativity is good for business. Sounds simple. But too often, when we’re in a crunch, under pressure, in the weeds, it’s the first thing to go. We’ve all been there and decided to do what’s safe. Play it by the book. Get the heat off, get creative later.


That’s why we’ve created this day’s worth of conversations with people who place a premium on creativity. Bookmark a few of the stories we’re rolling out all day on–they’re from Fast Company, Co.Create, Co.Design, Co.Exist, and Co.Labs. No one discipline has the monopoly on creativity.

The idea is that the next time you find yourself short on time and low on genius, you’ll turn to some of this inspiration from:

…And much more. Check back all day. And visit here for even more Creative Conversation inspiration.

About the author

Tyler Gray is the former Editorial Director of Fast Company and co-author of the book The Sonic Boom: How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel and Buy (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), out in fall 2014. He previously authored The Hit Charade for HarperCollins and has written for The New York Times, SPIN, Blender, Esquire, and others.