The Simple Secret to Being More Creative

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Dr. Sheri Broyles, UNT Professor in the Mayborn School of Journalism, delivers a talk entitled “The Simple Secret to Being More Creative” and shares her idea about the source of creativity and how to tap into it. Sheri’s presentation connects the proverbial dots of where an advertising idea—or any idea—might come from, and more importantly, her talk may help you embrace your creative side.

Sheri Broyles, a professor for the Mayborn School of Journalism, teaches advertising at the University of North Texas. She has served as Interim Chair of the Department of Strategic Communications where she established SWOOP, the student-managed advertising and public relations agency, and Gravitas, the ad team that competes in the American Advertising Federation’s National Student Advertising Competition. Dr. Broyles has served as a member of the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications and serves on accreditation site teams. She also is active in the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication where she chaired the Standing Committee on Teaching, served on the Board of Directors and was head of the Advertising Division. She’s one of the organizers and moderators of the annual Teaching Workshop for AEJMC’s Advertising Division. Dr. Broyles has a Ph.D. in Psychology, a Master of Arts in Journalism and a Bachelor of Music.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx