Habit 6 – Be A Maverick

what a maverick is, and why it’s more important than ever today to have maverick characteristics to build a life that is innovative, unique, inspirational and useful to the world.

“Creativity is about connecting things.  When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something.”  

– Steve Jobs

In this chapter we look at being a maverick, what a maverick is, and why it’s more important than ever today to have maverick characteristics to build a life that is innovative, unique, inspirational and useful to the world.

Susie's new book: The Art of Creativity

7 Powerful Habits to Unlock Your Full Potential is available for pre-order now

Find out more

This is one of my favourite chapters and covers people such as Richard Branson, Elon Musk and Steve Jobs.

There are seven defining characteristics of a maverick and this chapter breaks it down and explores how to cultivate a maverick approach in the workplace.

Blog

  • Living on the magical island of Ibiza

    I travelled extensively in my job with MTV over the years and ended up flying all over the world and visited many places. I lived in various cities and had a taste of many beautiful countries and cultures and came across many interesting strangers.

  • How to bring more creativity into your life

    Some tips and advice on how to to bring more creativity into your life.

  • Life planning for those who don’t know what they want in life (and that is most of us right now…)

    Design your life. Here is a guide to how to work out what you want in this fast changing world of transformation. Heres a blog on why its important to get clear about what you want and how to do this.

  • Habit 7 – Future Gazing

    2020 was nothing like any of us expected. What will the future look like?

  • Habit 5 – Self-care and nourishing the soul

    It’s important to remember to look after yourself and make some time and space for rebalancing in order to live our best lives and be the best version of ourselves.

  • Habit 4 – Boosting your brainwave states and mind-mapping

    One of the secrets to help us with any task is by understanding the potential of the different brainwave states we go into through the day.

  • Habit 3 – Learn how to meditate and breathe well and find the fastest way to transform your life into easy and calm

    Meditation is one of the most important skills I have ever learned.

  • Habit 2 – Why journaling is one of the best habits you can introduce into your daily routine right now

    One of the most powerful habits of a creative life is to journal regularly.

  • The Art of Creativity: Habit 1 – Fears and blocks

    My new book The Art of Creativity is written to highlight the regular habits what we need to look at to live a more creative and satisfying life.

  • Launching my new book this week – and how it felt to be juggling a life-threatening event while writing a new book on creativity

    The Art Of Creativity – 7 Powerful Habits To Unlock Your Full Potential