Author Jennifer Miller talks with Sunni Brown about the amazing creative power of something we've always been told is a “distraction” or a “waste of time”: Doodling!
Did your boss ever catch you covering an important memo with Escher-like scribbles? In high school, did your teacher call you out for drawing on the desk, your sneakers, your skin? Today, the doodle nay-sayers are being drowned out by a growing body of research and opinion that indicates that connects that seemingly distracted scribbling with greater info retention and creativity. Companies like Dell, and Zappos, and Disney are eager for employees to doodle on the job--they even pay consultants to help them.
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