• Why you need to reclaim your power to choose

    Why you need to reclaim your power to choose

    The standard advice of ‘keeping your options open’ leads to an inability to focus and hone down what you’re really interested in. Instead, you end up hedging all your bets, which leads to an overflowing inbox, an inability to choose, and overwhelm. So how do you figure out what is really important to you? And what does that have to do with reclaiming your power to choose?

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  • Overcoming creative blocks: in search of divine inspiration

    Overcoming creative blocks: in search of divine inspiration

    The creative process is endlessly fascinating, with a wide variety of thoughts and perspectives on what drives the creative process. This is one such perspective — a psycho-philosophical view on the creative process, on why we get creatively blocked, and some suggestions on overcoming a creative block.

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  • The dark underbelly of the creator economy

    The dark underbelly of the creator economy

    The creator economy promises to help creatives turn their passion to profit, by giving them the tools they need to monetize their communities and fans. But is the reality of the creator economy as rosy as it is projected? And what are things that creatives need to be aware of before jumping in to profit off of their passion?

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  • The surprising link between boredom and creativity

    The surprising link between boredom and creativity

    In the always-on, hyper-connected world that we currently live in, our capacity for boredom has shrunk. The demands on our attention keep us stuck in the loop of the endless scroll. But what impact does this colonization of our attention have on our creative faculty?

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