It can be all too easy to feel overwhelmed by the pressures of personal and professional growth. It can be hard to balance it all up. We try to advance our careers or build businesses while caring for our mental health.
How the success journey unrolls is unique for everyone. Here’s a universal truth: chasing your goals is a transformative and empowering experience. Continue reading “Chasing Goals is Good for You”
Creative people are not immune from flat days. Days when staying bed seems too much. But for some people, procrastination is more than putting things off until tomorrow. Procrastination numbs their lives leading to heart-break, depression, and worse.
Taming procrastination is possible – let’s look at ways to find solutions. It demands digging into the root psychological dynamics that add to this behaviour.
Procrastination often emerges as a way to cope with anxiety or fear of failure. This way of coping can result from perfectionism or feeling overwhelmed by the task (or tasks) at hand. Some day, the simplest routines like walking the dog feel impossible. Continue reading “Procrastination, ADHD, and creativity”
We all want to live our best lives, but it’s not always easy to know how to get there. The days seem to blast past at a dizzying pace, leaving us little time for finding meaning, fulfilment, and purpose.
For creative professionals, the ‘living your best life’ mantra takes on a unique dimension. Living your best life doesn’t just mean indulging in luxury or adventure – it’s about nurturing your creativity while undertaking your unique journey. Here’s how you can infuse this mantra into your creative practice: Continue reading “Your Creative Journey: Living Your Best Life”
When you’re a creative person, it’s important to have the freedom to express yourself. But when you’re working with clients, you often have to balance your creative vision with their demands. This can be a delicate balance, and it’s not always easy to find a happy medium.
Here are a few tips for balancing your creative freedoms and client’s demands: Continue reading “Balancing Creative Freedom and Client Demands”
Being a successful creative is a combination of talent, hard work, and luck. While there is no denying that luck plays a role in any success story, it is important to remember that luck is often created by the individual.
Here are some of the factors that contribute to being a commercially successful creative: Continue reading “How much of being a successful creative is luck?”
Are you ready to discover the secret ingredient that can elevate your small business to new heights? It’s time to unlock the power of creativity. Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or a seasoned business owner, harnessing creativity can make all the difference in your journey to success. Let’s explore how small businesses can use creativity to thrive in the competitive world of commerce. Continue reading “Business Success: Unleashing Creativity in Small Enterprises”
The world is changing at an unprecedented rate. Technology is advancing at a breakneck speed, and the way we live, work, and interact with each other is being fundamentally transformed.
This change can be both exciting and daunting. On the one hand, it opens up new possibilities for creativity and innovation. On the other hand, it can be challenging to keep up with the pace of change and to adapt to new ways of doing things.
As we look ahead to the future, it is important to reimagine what is possible. We need to think about how we can use technology to solve problems, create new experiences, and make the world a better place. There is no substitute for thinking. We need creative people and creative solutions like never before.
Here are some ideas for how we can reimagine the future: Continue reading “Looking Ahead: A Future Reimagined”
Being a working mum is hard work. Balancing your career, your family, and your own needs is a demanding task. They don’t exactly teach you how to do this at school and suddenly you’re trying to do it. It can be so easy to feel guilty about not being able to do it all. But working-mum guilt is a normal emotion, and there are ways to overcome it. And if not overcome it, then at least find some ways to help cope and maybe come to terms with it.
Here are some tips for overcoming working-mum guilt:
Continue reading “Working-Mum Guilt: How to Overcome It”
Ever seen the sunrise after an all-nighter? Another summer day and you’re still in the office seeing the sunset?
As creatives, we know that working hard is important. But you need to know that working smarter is even more important. When you work smarter, you can be more productive and creative, and you can also save time and energy.
Here are some tips on how to work smarter, not harder:
Continue reading “How to Work Smarter, Not Harder as a Creative”
Creativity is a powerful force. It can help us solve problems, express ourselves, and make the world a better place. But sometimes, we can get stuck in a rut and our creativity can start to fade.
That’s where flow comes in. Flow is a state of deep concentration and focus that allows us to be fully immersed in our creative work. When we’re in flow, time seems to fly by and we feel completely absorbed in the moment.
There are a few things that we can do to help us get into a state of flow:
Continue reading “Inspired to Flow: How to Unlock Your Creative Potential”