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Why the Most Successful Creatives Love Daily Routines
Creatives hate routine. Or do we? Creativity in itself is a threat to the status quo, and status quo, by definition, is routine. The most well-known creatives of our time, though, from Steve Jobs to Elon Musk, all have a set routine. Personally, I love new adventures - I've lived a ridiculous amount of places in America throughout my life - but I often end up having peanut butter and jelly during my home lunch break. This actually helps me stay focused on the important tasks at hand.
There are two reasons why the most productive creative people often do the same thing every day. One is for habit. The other is for energy.
The power of habit
The power of energy