Austin Kleon, the author of "Steal Like an Artist" gave these tips for how to be more creative and not "stuck" in the same old ideas and concepts. Go here to see his lectures.
1. Steal Like an Artist.
2. Don't Wait Until You Know Who You Are.
3. Write the Book You Want to Read.
4. Use your Hands.
5. Side Projects & Hobbies are Important.
6. Do Good Work & Share It With People.
7. Geography is No Longer Our Master.
8. Be Nice.
9. Be Boring.
10. Creativity is Subtraction.