How A Creative Retreat Changed Me

How A Creative Retreat Changed Me

Weekends in the company of astoundingly brilliant, bring-tears-to-your-eyes funny, ready-to-change-the-world women never cease to change me. To meet me at my core, and remind me who I really am, and why I’m doing this. At an incredible retreat I attended,...
You Don’t Need More Time To Be Creative

You Don’t Need More Time To Be Creative

Let me repeat that: you don’t need more time to be creative. Isn’t that crazy?! I think one excuse creative professionals often give ourselves is that we just don’t have enough TIME. If we had less client work, fewer hours at the day job, less needy...
Feel Like You Don’t Have A ‘Real Job’?

Feel Like You Don’t Have A ‘Real Job’?

As a creative professional, you’ve probably either had your job questioned by an acquaintance or family member…OR even by that not-so-helpful voice in your own head. I hear this stuff repeatedly from creative pros: I feel weird about asking for money....
Nobody Wants What You’re Selling

Nobody Wants What You’re Selling

A few months ago, I was having a coaching call with one of my Quiet Power Strategy group members. She’s this brilliant launch strategist and in one of her offerings, she teaches her clients to successfully use Google Analytics. When asked, “What do your clients most...
When It Feels Meh…But You Gotta Do It

When It Feels Meh…But You Gotta Do It

We’ve all been there,. You get ready to get to work, look down at your to-do list…and there’s a big old project on there that you absolutely HAVE to do… but, dang, you just can’t get yourself excited about it. Maybe the subject matter isn’t interesting to you (I...