Response to Cultivating Genius Podcast

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Podcast Source I agree with some points and see a pattern with a number of these studies.  Agree  Prodigies don’t always become geniuses. It’s because genius requires a specific chemistry involving character traits, a certain perception and intelligence-creativity.   Disagree Geniuses always have large influence in the world. No they don’t. …

Grounding Imagination in The Assemblage’s MOZAIC Magazine

Trent Rhodes Character Education, Learning & Mindset, Research, Writing 5 Comments

The Assemblage has been a valuable space to connect with over the past year. It’s only a year old; I joined the co-working community space during its pre-launch phase. Events, networks and offerings are some of the returns from investing time into being present there. They also happen to have …

A Creative Strategy to Make a Blog Topic List

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In the spirit of blog creation, I recorded this audio while walking in the city. Focused on simple goal-setting philosophy, this step-by-step will help you to break down the large concept of a blog into elements that are doable, manageable, eliminate overwhelm. What I observe when it comes to organizing …

J.V. Craft’s Pen Pal Writing Campaign

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The writing range I have warranted I create a division between the styles. My interests really don’t have a limit, however there are key areas I’m more invested in: self-education, knowledge and mastery of Self, professional development and creative writing. The creative writing has its own content large enough to …

Technology for Productive Writing

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There are numerous techniques for writing but what I find to be most challenging for people is the literal production; taking the ideas from the mind onto some medium that can be tangibly used.  It’s my observation that we generate many ideas daily; we’re constantly thinking so there isn’t an …

Examples of a Whole-Brain Approach to Holistic Thinking

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Enter Hurricane Maria. This force of nature destroyed Puerto Rico’s infrastructure with its titanic winds, rain and flooding. The storm was strong enough to disrupt the land’s entire economical and engineering systems. Over 90% of the population was without power and basic necessities like food and water. Like Hurricane Katrina, …

Can You Become Divergent?

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The Divergent Series captured minds (and hearts) with its futuristic, apocalyptic-style scenes and the idea that people can be categorized by personality type. It’s not far off from truth. Ever hear of the Myers-Briggs or the DISC Assessment? Each attempt to give us an analysis of our temperament / personality …