Most of us have a stereotypical idea of what it means to be a ‘creative person’. A creative person is visual, imaginative and, of course, chaotic, unstructured and disorganized. Well, some are, but think about the successful creative people you know. Aren’t many of the focused and methodical? Don’t a lot of them seem to have some sort of strategy or plan that they are working from?

Scott Belsky from 99U explains in just a little over 2 minutes what I have come to wholeheartedly understand and believe over the last ten years; being creative and being structured and organized are not mutually exclusive.