What is the Enemy of Creativity?

We asked top creative professionals about what gets in the way of their creativity and creative process.

Anyone who’s ever tried to make something – put words on a page, draw a picture, build a campaign or create a new product – will have run into blockers.

These enemies of creativity come in many forms, and they’re shared all over the world.

On a trip to Austin for the SXSW Festival, we asked some creative people what the enemy of creativity is for them.

Whether it’s the TV, or the tyranny of a deadline, these might sound familiar.

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