Give 99%!

Everyone is creative and innovative – that’s if they are willing to put in the time and sweat it takes to come up with ideas and then put them into action! According to one of the most famous inventors known to man, Thomas Edison, “Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration.” Many people can come up with hundreds of great ideas, but the masterminds are the ones who ‘do their homework’!

Homework is a combination of diligence, effort, and discipline, one of the key ingredients in innovation, to develop your idea and take it to genius status. Click here for a great article with details and inspiration to get started innovating and making your ideas happen!

 – DeAndra Clark

 “Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. Accordingly, a ‘genius’ is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.”

~ Thomas Edison


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