Creativity & Innovation in Life & Work
Creativity is not the sole province of painters and poets. If you track solutions to challenges, chances are you’re acting creatively. For more, check out this collection.
3 Books to Assume Leadership and Agency in Your Life
In times of crisis, it’s easy to play the blame game. Overwhelmed by uncertainty, we can fall prey to a helpless mindset that can quickly turn to anger and accusations – even if we never express those feelings to others….
The Art of Pausing
When the church bells toll 1 pm throughout Italy, you’ll find workers and school children scuttling home while small businesses and banks alike close up shop. Within an hour, the cobblestone streets are empty. It makes no difference whether you’re…
Ease Overwhelm & Uncertainty with 3 Simple Systems
Burnout hits nearly every entrepreneur and creative at some point. Your neck and shoulders ache. Your temper is irrationally short. You are more reactive than creative. You worry more than wonder. It feels like there is no time for envisioning…
Designing Brand Communities of Difference & Friction
Human beings – no matter their race, ethnicity, or religion – are united by a deep seated desire to be a part of a community, to belong. Yet for decades now, loneliness has been on the rise in the United…
Why Now Is Time for Business Artistry and Business as UNusual
From mom and pop shops to major corporations, business leaders are reevaluating their operations and realizing the rules – real or imagined – that held them back from advancing their values- and beliefs-based businesses aren’t as rigid as they thought….
How You Can Support Black Business Artists Now
The ongoing protests and mounting movement for racial justice have challenged individuals, businesses, and brands from around the globe to reflect, analyze, take a stance, and act. While there has been a recent spike in support for black-owned businesses, dollars…