I’m often asked, Where do you get your ideas?
It’s a good question, and I want to talk about that in this week’s episode of the Optimal Aging Podcast. In fact, I’m going to give you 15 tactics to ensure you always have plenty of ideas for your blog posts, social media accounts, email newsletters and other content channels.
These are things you can do – things anyone can do – to generate material on an ongoing basis. There’s no inspiration, muse or mystical quote-unquote CREATIVITY involved. Whether it’s writing or making other forms of content, the key is to understand what all professional writers know: It’s work.
Creating and managing content is, in many ways, just like staying in shape. It’s just something you do by doing it, not by thinking about it.
So, use these 15 tips that have worked for me and other professionals countless times.