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AC #162: Die Empty

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Your only job as an artist is to empty yourself every day.

To die empty. To divest yourself of whatever is inside of you.

Todd Henry

Todd Henry

Positioning himself as an “arms dealer for the creative revolution”, Todd Henry teaches leaders and organizations how to establish practices that lead to everyday brilliance. He is the author of five books (The Accidental Creative, Die Empty, Louder Than Words, Herding Tigers, The Motivation Code) which have been translated into more than a dozen languages, and he speaks and consults across dozens of industries on creativity, leadership, and passion for work.

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  1. Nvegamarrero

    What an awesome concept. I couldn’t agree more .Thank you for all the information you provide for us

  2. Chris Hart

    This was a particularly inspiring episode, ‘Die Empty’ is definitely a new mantra!


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