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05- How Creatives Succeed Without Industry Approval with Cartoonist, Author Hugh MacLeod [Podcast]

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In this session of the Make Creativity Pay Podcast, I talk to cartoonist and author Hugh MacLeod of GapingVoid Art about seeking industry approval, balancing creativity while keeping a business focus, and the importance of having a mission.

Besides being an extremely successful artist, Hugh is also the author of three fantastic bestselling books for creatives, “Ignore Everybody: and 39 Other Keys to Creativity”, “Evil Plans: Having Fun on the Road to World Domination”, and “Freedom Is Blogging In Your Underwear”.

He’s got a lot of great, humorous insights into making a living for artists, writers, musicians, and crafters of all kinds.

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7 Lessons From the Craig Wayne Boyd School of Overnight Creative Success

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You’ve wondered. Admit it.

How some people get the breaks and the attention.

How did that performer land that audition or appointment with the industry rep?

How did that writer, speaker, designer, or cartoonist come from out of nowhere to suddenly being everywhere?

How did that contestant impress the judges and manage to stand out from thousands of hopefuls to secure a spot on The Voice, American Idol, or America’s Got Talent?

Why were they picked?

Are they well connected or just lucky?

They might obviously be much more talented than you or your friends are – or not.

Maybe you’ve worked just as hard, for as long (or longer) than they have. You’ve promoted all over social media. You’ve networked like a champ.

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Holiday Cheer

Celestial Ornamentation by Make Creativity Pay community member Sharon Netzley

Wishing you a holiday season filled with peace, joy, and love, and an amazing 2015! One of my favorite things about this past year has been to see all the fantastic creative work that’s being done by the folks in our very own community. Many thanks to Sharon Netzley for this gem. If you like […]

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04- The Truth About Selling, Selling Out, and Competition in Creative Fields with Paul Jarvis [Podcast]

Subscribe to the podcast on Stitcher or iTunes, rate, and leave a review to let me know what you think! Subscribe on Stitcher Subscribe on iTunes Follow on Soundcloud And as always, please share if you know someone who needs to hear these shows. Show Summary Paul Jarvis has made a career as a professional […]

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Can’t Finish Your Creative Projects? Get More Done With These 3 Powerful Strategies

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[This is a guest post by Bryan Collins.] Do you struggle to finish what you start? Do you have projects that have been sitting in a purgatory of incompletion for weeks, months, or years? That collection of stories that’s been hanging over your head, that sketchbook full of plans that mocks you from the corner […]

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03 – How To Blast Through Challenges to Grow Your Creative Business with Jon Morrow [Podcast]

Subscribe to the podcast on Stitcher or iTunes, rate, and leave a review to let me know what you think! Your feedback helps others to find the show. Subscribe on Stitcher Subscribe on iTunes Follow on Soundcloud And as always, please share if you know someone who needs to hear these great interviews. Show Summary […]

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