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There are plenty of ways to get creative without using a computer. Here are some top tips for developing the ideas you have, or for inspiring new ones:

General:

For Firing out Ideas:

For Making Quick Decisions:

  • Ideas chooser

For Mixing Up Ideas:

Idea chooser

Hopefully the brainstorming techniques have helped you to come up with loads of ideas - but which one do you go with?

Often a good idea just feels right. Sometimes, the best thing to do is to go with your instinct. Try laying all your ideas out in front of you in a random order. Then walk away for a few minutes and do something else to distract yourself, then come back and look at them all very quickly, then trust your gut instinct and pick the one that jumps out at you. Decision made!

If that doesn't feel right, try another way.

Write down about five criteria for judging your ideas, for example, 'needs to be done on a small budget', 'needs to be completed in 2 months', etc.

Give each idea a score of between 0 to 5 points. Once all of the ideas have been rated, add up the scores. The idea with the most marks wins.

Remember to never throw ideas away. Keep them in a notebook, as they may come in handy later.

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