May 23, 2017
Do you ever have trouble staying motivated and productive in your creative life?
If so, you’re definitely not alone! My friend Cary recently sent me a question that expressed what many of us feel sometimes. He says:
I have plenty of blog, podcast and video ideas floating around in my head. When I actually sit down and...
May 18, 2017
Not too long ago, I was talking with a friend about the success his and his family were having. He had just received a promotion at work and a substantial bump in compensation. His wife had also gotten a new job and was making twice her former salary.
Life was going really well for them.
But I confess that the more he...
May 16, 2017
A few weeks ago I spoke to a friend about a creative opportunity. I thought I had a good shot at being accepted for it, but then my friend called me back. I was not going to be considered for the opportunity.
At first, I was hurt and a little angry. I moped around the house for a couple of days, feeling sorry for...
May 11, 2017
Relationships are the glue that holds society together. If we’re going to succeed in our families, work, and creative lives, we must know how to relate well with people.
However, sometimes things go south and relationships start to crumble in our work environments. It might be a firing, layoff, controversial...
May 9, 2017
One of Aesop’s best-known fables is The Tortoise and the Hare. The hare challenges the tortoise to a race, confident he will win by a long shot. The race begins and the hare gets so far ahead of the tortoise that he takes a nap.
When the hare wakes up, he finds that the tortoise kept moving and won the race!
You and I...