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One of the key things a creative must cultivate is his or her curiosity. The desire to remain curious is a human prerogative. If it hadn’t been for curiosity, I doubt our ancestors would have stepped very far from their caves. Let’s move you farther from your own “creative cave”Continue Reading

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Saying Hell Yeah to Positive Affirmations Inspired by a recent collaboration with Wanderella, I want to rant a bit more about positive affirmations here because you can never have too much positivity. We live in a world that bombards us with literal and metaphorical reasons to feel swamped in negativity.Continue Reading

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We all have a story to tell. If we truly wish to tell it, there’s no stopping us. Some share their stories through the music they make. Others share their stories through drawing and painting, some through dance and performance. Others, like me, share their stories through publishing our writtenContinue Reading

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This is a message for all education entrepreneurs and creatives with an innate and burning desire to step outside the box, communicate, inspired, and entertain their way. That is teaching in a nutshell and the time to start is now. Maybe you are considering teaching as another stream of income,Continue Reading

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Write that book and print it too. Yes! you use that book to promote yourself, your brand, your business, what you are about and what you hope to accomplish. You give your book as a digital download and feel pretty happy not having to haul physical books around. But whyContinue Reading

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Creative leaders need to find assertive ways to communicate their vision. No matter how innovative or game-changing an idea might be, if it comes out of us poorly expressed it will lay flat on the floor, it will not reach the emotional core of our audience or engage its intellectContinue Reading

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This post was inspired by CrateJoyΒ  self-care campaign #SelfCareSunday Let start with a bold statement: Self-care is crucial for creativity to flourish and more importantly, for the creator to endure and thrive despite the ups and downs of the creative process itself. The way we care for ourselves should beContinue Reading

When Mondays roll around there’s one thing that has become a great motivator; getting the Free Goods of Week email from the CreativeMarket. This week my favorite free goodie, hands down, has to be the Roka PowerPoint Template by TempLabs. And it couldn’t have come at a better time. AtContinue Reading

As part of the spiritual and mental improvement of this creative gal, continued learning is a priority and online classes are top of the list. 20% Skill Even though one shouldn’t put a price on a great education (or educational experience) the reality is taking traditional avenues to improve ourContinue Reading