I love great ideas for getting my creativity flowing. I also love the simplicity of Melanie's checklist! Creativity Checklist by Melanie Duncan. Very good tips! Since I own my own business together with my husband I really do need these things.
Knowing what file format to use can make a huge difference. In certain cases you want to use a certain file format to save the work you've done. Different file types are used for different programs and different types of work.