You know that feeling when you are at a coffee shop and you seem to get so much more done, you’re inspired, things are rolling off your fingers.
It’s hard to recreate that at home.
But this playlist I found on Spotify helps to do the trick. It’s long and eclectic so grab your favourite beverage and hit play.
Add to the ambience with Coffitivity. They share research that shows it’s hard to be creative in a quiet space but, the mix of calm and commotion in an environment like a coffee house is proven to be just what you need to get those creative juices flowing.
This post goes into detail about how to optimise your environment for creativity, including temperature, noise and lighting.
Here’s how it works: moderate noise levels increase processing difficulty which promotes abstract processing, leading to higher creativity. Or, in other words, when we struggle just enough to process things as we normally would, we resort to more creative approaches.
Stream one from your device and one from your computer to create a true coffee house ambience!