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97 Amber Rae: The Power of Choosing Wonder Over Worry

Radio

I’m excited today to bring back Amber Rae, who was a guest about a year ago. Amber explores creativity from the inside out and today we’re talking about wonder over worry and how to quiet your worry and look for the wonder in your creative life. Amber has been diving deep into the idea of wonder over worry, giving talks on it, gameifying it, and doing all kinds of awesome projects to help her audience find their wonder. She also

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96 Shantell Martin: How To Find Your Unique Path As An Artist

Radio

Because I didn’t fit in and no one pressured me to fit in, I could be different and I could do art. I’ve been wanting to get today’s guest on the show for quite a while now, and I’m excited it’s finally happening. Shantell Martin is an amazing artist that I met at Summit Series last year. She has a very distinct style, and you’ve probably seen her work as murals and on walls and in lots of different places. Shantell gets

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95 Three Steps to Creating Your Sandbox

Radio

Creating your sandbox is about creating the structure and time to play. This week on the show, I’m talking about your sandbox. I’ve mentioned the sandbox on the show many times before, and it’s something that I got from my good friend Elle Luna. Your sandbox is a space where you can play with your art without boundaries or expectations, where you can experiment and try new techniques or subjects. Listen in as I tell you how to create your

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94 Jared Kleinert: How to Connect with People by Adding Value

Radio

“I realized that if I wanted to do big things in this world that I needed to associate myself with good people.“ Today’s guest is the youngest guest I’ve ever had on the show. At the age of 20, Jared Kleinert has already don’t a TEDTalk, been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Huffington Post, and published a book called 2 Billion Under 20. Jared is on a mission to find the millennial superstars of this world and shine the spotlight

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93 Twelve Productivity Tools

Radio

“It helps me crunch and get some work done and helps me focus because we all know that sitting in front of a computer can be very distracting.“ I mentioned this on a previous episode, but it’s official: Nion Radio will be the new name of the show! We’ll be talking a lot about the same stuff we’ve always talking about here – creativity, life, business – but it’s going to really focus on creating your moments and living life

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92 Donna Karan: Creating a Career in Fashion

Radio

“I wanted to sing like Barbra Streisand and dance like Martha Graham.“ I’ve got a really exciting and special guest for you guys today. Donna Karan is an icon in the fashion industry, and the creator of her companies Donna Karan and DKNY, which are two of the largest fashion brands in the world. Her latest project, Urban Zen, is a fashion brand that embodies holistic living and also has a philanthropic side. Donna graduated from Parsons School of Design,

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91 10 Tools for Mental Greatness

Radio

It’s important for us to be grateful for the things we do have in our lives, all the way down to the very breath we’re breathing. I just got back from trip to Guatemala where I was shooting for Pencils of Promise. I also was lucky enough to see pictures of the school that I raised money to build, and it’s incredible know that I made that happen. Giving back to the world is super important, and it has to

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90 Cal Fussman: The Art of Interviewing Part 2

Radio

Photography is such a great thing, to be able to capture the moment and have it live past the actual moment. Today on the show you’ll hear part two of my interview with Cal Fussman. Cal is an expert interviewer and the writer of a great series in Esquire called What I Learned. He’s an all around great guy and is just fascinating to talk to. This half of the interview is definitely a little different, as Cal flips the

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89 Cal Fussman: The Art of Interviewing Part 1

Radio

You can palm the basketball, that doesn’t mean you’re going to be a great basketball player – you’re gonna have to work at it. I was lucky enough to hear today’s guest Cal Fussman speak about the art of the interview on the Summit at Sea boat. Cal is an amazing storyteller, interviewer, and speaker. Having interviewed people like Jimmy Carter, Ted Kennedy, Richard Branson, Robert DeNiro, George Clooney, Muhammad Ali, and so many more, he has some amazing stories to

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88 Matthew Loyd: The Art of Personal Branding

Radio

In personal branding it’s really about the people; It’s the person at the center, it’s the people that influence their lives, it’s the people that they touch. Being a creative entrepreneur can be a challenge, especially when it comes to branding and marketing yourself as a business. It’s important to be able to identify the things that you value, and to weave those into your mission. Today I’m talking to OG ShopTalk Radio guest Matthew Loyd, an expert brand strategist.

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