Category: Strategy

Showing Up–Merging the “Inside” + “Outside” of Creative Work

Posted: April 5, 2011 | By: | 0 Comments

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Recently I’ve spent a lot of time with the more writerly side of my work—the clients and workshop participants who aren’t setting out to build an empire with their work (though those dreams are often under the surface), but rather those who are connected to the craft of writing first, and sharing their work second. These are the authors who feel their story not only cuts close to the bone, but whose identity in telling that story cuts close to the bone too. (NOTE: Business and self-help authors can easily fall into this camp, too; it’s a heart thing, not a career or title thing.) (more…)

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"Momentum + Completion" Is Magical

“Momentum + Completion” Is Magical

Posted: November 3, 2010 | By: | 0 Comments

I hate–yes, hate–to see projects, and especially people, get stuck. I care. And maybe I’m a bit too attached to the success I want for my clients, authors, and colleagues. Plus, I’m frequently in that stuck place myself. Ha ha. It’s like that saying: We’re drawn to the very things we need ourselves. So, I’ve been spending some time thinking about a sort of Momentum + Completion equation. Here’s how it goes:

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Is Your Idea Good Enough?

Is Your Idea Good Enough?

Posted: November 2, 2010 | By: | 3 Comments

Below is my experiment with visual thinking. It’s a Daisy Model that shows five components–starting with you–that can take your idea from good to great. If you would like to learn more I’m going to be teaching a no-fee teleclass Thursday, November 4 at 3pm ET/12pm PT. To register visit http://bit.ly/Good2GreatIdeas

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