Your Ethic

Do you have a defining ethic, or a set of words that describes how you go about making decisions, and that is the filter for the value you bring to the table each day? On this episode, you’ll hear about mine and how to develop your own. Download the...

You’ll Be Known For What You Do

In my book The Accidental Creative, I quoted Kristian Andersen who said “You’ll be known for what you do, so you’d better get busy doing what you want to be known for.” What exactly is it you want to be known for, and are you busy doing it?...

The Four Phases Of Growth

There are four phases that you’ll pass through in your effort to produce brilliant work in your career. By understanding them, you can ensure that you don’t get stuck and that you continue pushing up the growth curve over time. Download the...

A Lesson From Coldplay

I was recently watching the Coldplay documentary “A Head Full Of Dreams”, and lead singer and songwriter Chris Martin said something that struck me in a profound way. He said something like, “The best songs all come in 10 minutes, but it’s the...

Shooting For The 3

Invisible metrics and hidden agendas can sometimes prevent us from producing the work we are capable of. How did pop music become so bland? Not because people didn’t want to make great music. It’s because the entire industry was driven by something they c...