Tag: creative

How an Emphasis on ‘Deep Empathy’ Helped a Musician Build a Successful Creative Agency

Satellite Office is an artist management and creative services agency founded by Erik Attkisson, now coming up to 10 years in the business. Since their launch in 2006, they have continued to succeed and evolve, adding photography to their lineup last...

/ April 12, 2016

The Three Pillars to Being Unstoppable in Life

Wouldn’t it be sweet to feel more motivated, more alive, more upbeat, more awake, more of the time? Well now you can! In only three easy payments… I jest. You know that feeling you get when you’ve downed three coffees...

/ March 5, 2016

An Interview with ‘Intern’ Magazine Creator Alec Dudson

While intern has established itself as an invaluable platform for young creative talent both with its content and ethical perspective, it’s an ongoing discussion which resides in its foundations. When Alec Dudson launched the publication, he did so with the...

/ February 24, 2016

Should Creatives Use a Company Name for their Brands?

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from freelance video creator and podcaster Steve Folland. He runs a podcast: Being Freelance – that discusses the freelancing life with a range of creatives. What’s in a name? That which we call a rose...

/ January 24, 2016

Over-delivery is the only way to do business as a stand out creative

Anyone can do what is expected of them as a professional creative. Sounds like a good thing, yes? The problem with doing what people expect you will do might be safe, but it will not help you stand out in the crowd....

/ November 22, 2015

Why ‘doing your best’ may not be the best career path

I recently read in the enlightening book by Gary Keller, ‘The One Thing‘, that there are two ways people approach developing a skill in something. The first is an ‘entrepreneurial’ approach, in which you do something to the best of...

/ July 8, 2015

9 Things I Would Tell My 17 Year-Old Self

You’ve probably seen one or two blog articles in the ether with a similar title. This one will be different. It has been written based purely on my own experiences. It is unlike anything out there because only I have...

/ February 8, 2015

The Missing ‘Gap’ to Getting Rich With Your Creative Skills

For a lot of us, the idea of getting rich with our creative products and services doesn’t often, if ever, enter our minds. It seems hard enough as it is to find and get clients and customers, and keep a...

/ December 12, 2014

Six unconventional ways to create a ton more time in your life

Hello Red Lemons. Today I wanted to give you some ideas for making more time in your life. Some of these you may already do. Most of these may be unusual to you. All of these will create more time...

/ July 24, 2014

Four Monthly Number Targets Every Independent Creative Winner Should Know

What’s one of the biggest secrets to maintaining focus? Setting, aiming for and taking action on a number. Number? What do I mean by numbers? Phone numbers? No sir. The numbers I’m referring to are target numbers: those you aim...

/ February 25, 2014