Book Review: Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All

“Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All” by Tom Kelley and David Kelley is a groundbreaking book that challenges the common misconception that creativity is a trait exclusive to artists and designers.

The authors, both prominent figures in the design and innovation field, argue that everyone possesses creative potential. It is just a matter of unlocking that latent capacity. They draw from their vast experience at IDEO and Stanford’s to provide practical strategies that can help readers tap into their creative confidence.

Throughout the book, the Kelleys share engaging stories and anecdotes that illustrate these strategies in action. From healthcare to education, they showcase how a creative mindset can lead to innovative solutions in various fields. The book does an excellent job of not only inspiring readers but also providing them with actionable steps to foster creativity.

One of the book’s strengths lies in its accessibility. The Kelleys write in a clear, concise manner that makes complex concepts easy to understand. Whether you’re a business leader seeking new strategies or an individual looking to enhance your personal creativity, this book has valuable insights to offer.

In conclusion, “Creative Confidence” is a thought-provoking exploration of creativity that empowers readers to embrace their innovative side. It’s a must-read for anyone interested in unlocking their creative potential.






Silver Creative is about creative pursuits after an uncertain age. Briyan Frederick discusses creative work of all kinds through blog, vlog, podcast and printed zine. If you’re interested in building a business, a following, a legacy… or your muse demands an engaging outlet, Get in touch and share your creativity!

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