How To Stay Creative

Mar 25, 2015
18 min
Sometimes chess relies on rote study: the rules, normal openings, and some common endgames. But most of the time, winning at chess requires imagination — and lots of it. So how do you stay creative at chess? GM Melikset Khachiyan shows you how one of his master students came up with inspirational ideas to win a long and hard-fought game. Learn how to have a flexible mind when evaluating positions and you just might win more of them.