Are You Fast Twitch or Slow Twitch?

There are two types of creative pros and idea generators.

Getting Rid Of “Monkey Mind” (with David Allen)

How to engage appropriately with your work.

Be Fearless (with Jean Case)

What are the common attributes of disruptors and changemakers?


Create Work That Lasts (Interview for Chase Jarvis LIVE)

A few weeks ago I had the chance to travel to LA for an interview with one of my favorite creators and entrepreneurs, Chase Jarvis. Chase is an incredible photographer, and is the co-founder of CreativeLIVE, a platform designed to help creative pros to learn new skills from the best in the business. In this interview, we cover everything from personal habits and rituals, to how to deal with creative doubt, to how to lead creative people effectively.


Identity, Vision, Mastery

There are three elements that drive a compelling, resonant voice. They are identity, vision, and mastery. Do you have all three? If not, what are you doing to develop those areas where you're lacking? [iframe style="border:none"...

Die Empty

What does "die empty" mean? Does it just mean "leave it all on the field"? Well, not really. On this episode, I explain. [iframe style="border:none"...

How To Make Decisions

How do you make an important decision? Do you go with your gut? Your head? Your peers or influences? On this episode, I share a simply 4-S framework for making important decisions. [iframe style="border:none"...

Trash Day

What I learned from my personal response to a weekly neighborhood ritual, and how it applies to life and work. [iframe style="border:none"...

How To Define Excellence

How do you define excellence in your work? I propose a three-fold definition, and on this episode I explain why you need all three in order to truly produce excellence consistently. [iframe style="border:none"...

A four-hour masterclass in creative leadership.

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What does it take to produce brilliant creative work over time? In this talk, Accidental Creative founder Todd Henry speaks at the STORY Conference about the importance of uncovering productive passion in your work.


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William C. Taylor

Co-founder, Fast Company