Authored Content, Ep. 4: Inspiration

Where does inspiration come from? And how do you find it? Whether you are working in a creative capacity or not, inspiration is what drives innovation. In episode 4 of Authored Content lynda.com senior staff author Simon Allardice joins James Williamson, Ray Villalobos, and Morten Rand-Hendriksen to talk about where inspiration is found and what to do when inspiration doesn’t want to be found. Get tips, tricks, reading suggestions, and most importantly some perspective on what inspiration is and how failing over and over again is the only way to create something truly unique.

A lot of books and other materials were referenced throughout the episode. Here is the complete list:

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About Morten Rand-Hendriksen

Morten Rand-Hendriksen is a staff author at lynda.com specializing in WordPress and web design and development and an instructor at Emily Carr University of Art and Design. He is a popular speaker and educator on all things design, web standards and open source. As the owner and Web Head at Pink & Yellow Media, a boutique style digital media company in Burnaby, BC, Canada, he has created WordPress-based web solutions for multi-national companies, political parties, banks, and small businesses and bloggers alike. He also contributes to the local WordPress community by organizing Meetups and WordCamps.

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