We all know that social media plays a big roll in expanding our creative businesses and making connection with others. As important as it is it can also be just as confusing. Today I am sharing some of the most affective and organic ways that you can grow your Instagram reach and following. From hashtags to engagement we cover it all in todays episode.
When you put your heart and soul into something day in and day out, you can start to feel drained. You may even ask yourself "why am I doing this?". Today we talk about what it means to question yourself and some things you can do to help guide your next steps.
Working in the NFL is a dream job for many people in today's world but it's not always easy getting there. Today Travis Ellison, team photographer for the Minnesota Vikings, is sharing his story about what it's like to work for a major league sports team and the hard work and determination it takes to get there.
In todays world it is so easy to get caught up in comparing yourself or your work to someone else. "Why can't I do that" or "I will never be that good" are constant thoughts that run through our heads. In todays episode we are diving in deep on the subject of comparison and how we can fight the need to compare ourselves to others.
Do you ever look at someone's work and wonder how they came up with it? Well, today we are diving into the mind of up and coming graphic designer and hand letterer Emmanuel Wisdom. We touch on everything thing from the creative process to how to stay inspired without relying on others.
We all know that "new kid at school" feeling when it comes to starting a new job. Your not sure where you fit in let alone knowing where the bathrooms are in the office. In todays episode I am sharing my story and advice on the best ways you can go about joining your team and finding your place in your new position.
From starting her career in big corporate to designing apparel, it's safe to say Michelle hasn't had your typical career path. Tune in today to hear how Michelle's determination and willingness to learn has taken her places that she never thought was possible.
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If you are a creative in todays world you have probably freelanced at one point in time. Doing freelance work can be hard to navigate but in todays episode I am giving you some helpful tips to bring your freelance game to the next level.
From creative director to opening her own studio Olivia Herrick has gone through it all. Join me today as I talk with Olivia about what it is like to run her own business and how she has learned may valuable lessons along the way.
Today we are diving deep into the world of trends and asking ourselves what role they play in the creative world. Do trends really matter and how much value do we need to put in them? These are just a couple of questions we will be answering in today's episode.
Join me today as I talk with the creative director of Hello Fresh Jodi Edwards about her journey to becoming the creative visionary and leader of one of the worlds fastest growing brands. From following in the footsteps of her father to going out on her own in New York City, Jodi has been through it all.
From lawyer to singer to author Emem Washington has done it all. Join me today as Em shares her creative story and how overcoming fear and getting in the right mindset can help you achieve your greatest dreams.
Amie knew that she was meant for more than wiping boogers and folding laundry. She loved her career and wanted to find a way to be that hands on mom while still chasing her career goals. Join me as Amie shares her success and struggles of running her own business while being a stay at home mom.
The final step in your job journey has finally arrived! You have been offered a job and you can't wait to start but there is a lot to think about between the job offer and signing on the dotted line. What is in your contract, what is your salary, should I negotiate my vacation time? All of these things are important questions and in today's show, we are talking about all of them. So, don't miss the last episode of our The Job Hunt series.
Applying for jobs is just one of the steps you need to take on your job hunt journey. On todays episode we are focusing on some tips and tricks to help you kill your next job interview and walk out feeling confident. You are not going to want to miss part 2 of this Job Hunt series.
Looking for a new job can be one of the most stressful tasks. Spending all of your spare time searching, applying and interviewing is a full time job in itself. Join me as I share my recent job hunt experience and how some simple tips and tricks can help make your job hunting life a lot easier.
Pursuing your dreams and running your business can get lonely. As creatives, we can forget that we are not alone, and that there are people all over the world dealing with similar struggles, and tapping into these communities is extremely beneficial. Join me today as I share my thoughts on being a part of a community of creative minds.
Starting something new can be scary, but the fear of the unknown didn't stop todays' guests from following their dreams. Join me today as I talk to Roxy Prima and Phoebe Cornog of Pandr Design Co. and the "Drunk on Lettering" podcast about how starting their own business and how it's OK to make mistakes.
As creatives, we can tend to be going nonstop. Whether it is working on your side project or busting your butt at your 9 to 5 we are always busy. Busy can be a good thing but it tends to run us into the ground. Join me today as I talk about the importance of rest and how it can help you be the best creative and person you want to be.
Sometimes we get so caught up in our own little worlds that we forget about the community that has supported us. Whether its your parents or that Instagram friend we should never forget to give back to the people that have done the same for us. Join Sarah Ottino and I as we talk about our friendship and how important receiving and showing support can be in todays side hustle world.
Today I am showing you how to set career goals that fit your reality. Setting goals for yourself can always be a little intimidating but with a couple of tips and tricks you can accomplish any goals you put your mind to.
Today I am chatting with creative director, director, designer, illustrator Shane Small. Shane is on the edge of creating the next big thing for the generations to come. Join us as we talk about rethinking our creative mediums and how you never know where an idea can lead you.
In today's episode we are talking to the face of Adobe the wonderful Paul Trani. Paul's passion for learning has taken his career in many different directions. From illustration and design to representing Adobe in front of thousands of people he has done it all. Join us as we talk about the state of the design industry and how opportunities can become game changers for your life.
Today I am talking to corporate businessman turned social media sensation, Rob Lawless. Rob left his high paying corporate job behind in search of a deeper human connection by trying to meet 10,000 people in a little over 10 years time. Join me as I talk to Rob about leaving a life of security to pursue his dream of connecting with people all over the world one person at a time.
Have you ever had to deal with with criticism or had to defend your work? Today I am talking about the unique circumstances we face as creatives in today’s industry and how we can perfect our craft of communicating and using our voice.
Today we are talking to Em Haas a former designer for Nike turned fitness and lifestyle coach. Em shares her story of personal struggle with anorexia and how her love for fashion design saved her life and lead her to calling.
Today we are talking to Brooks Hall, the former paralegal turned wellness coach and self-care subscription box creator. Brooks shares her story of going from a stressed filled unhealthy life to disconnecting from the world and finding balance.
In todays episode, I talk to my husband about the importance of having a support system in your life while you follow your dreams. We also touch on how as a married couple we have supported each other in out different career paths.
Today we are talking to Jessica DeBry a creative entrepreneur and boss lady. Years ago Jessica decided to leave the security of her full-time job to go for her dreams. I talk to her about how she went about becoming her own boss and what you can do to achieve our own dreams of being an entrepreneur.
Today we are talking to Caleb and Stephanie Rouse of Unshakable Crown. This husband and wife power couple has found a way to take their love of photography and relationship education and roll them into one.