In the book “Smarter, Better, Faster” Charles Duhigg presents a strong case focused on the importance of drawing connections.
“Creatives are often intellectual middle men. They’ve learned how different groups function and can cross apply what ideas are likely to work or not.”
Creativity is, connection.
This is reaffirmed by the legendary author Walter Isaacson.
A man who was fascinated, obsessed even, with writing about people who stood at the intersection of the arts and sciences and other disciplines.
That person can also be you.
You can connect.
You can create.