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The Creative Life Podcast : Creativity, Innovation and Inspiring Ideas | James Taylor

In 'The Creative Life' podcast, James Taylor reveals all of his creativity and innovation strategies and techniques so you can unlock your creativity and live 'The Creative Life'. As a leading creativity coach James teaches and interviews creative leaders on subjects including; how creativity works, the creative process, what is creativity, how to generate ideas, creativity exercises, creativity research, creative block, creative personality types, theories of creativity, creative thinking, educational creativity, divergent thinking, organizational creativity, creative cultures, and innovation. His work builds on other leading creativity experts including Julia Cameron, Sir Ken Robinson, Michael J Gelb, Eric Maisel, Scott Barry Kaufman, Twyla Tharp, Richard Florida, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Steven Pressfield, Tina Seelig, Josh Linkner and many others. James Taylor shows us how we can all learn to be more creative.
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Mar 30, 2017

Paul Jarvis has been called the hardest-working creative you’ll meet, and as a designer and writer he spends his time at the intersection of creativity and commerce. He has taught over 10,000 students through online courses, published four bestselling books, and worked with top entrepreneurs including Marie Forleo, Danielle Laporte and Kris Carr. Oh, and when not doing all this he finds time to host two podcasts, The Freelancer and Invisible Office Hours.
More info and Free Book: http://jamestaylor.me/

In this episode, you’ll learn:

The Accidental Entrepreneur
Choosing your clients
Niching down
Relating to ROI (return on investment)
Ontraport
Justin Livingstone and Hustle
Gary Vaynerchuk
2am Problems

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Mar 24, 2017

Ever wanted to write your first book? Then you'll love this episode of The Creative Life Podcast with writing coach Honorée Corder.

Honorée Corder is the author of 20 books, including You Must Write A Book, Vision to Reality, Tall Order, The Successful Single Mom book series, and The Divorced Phoenix. She is also Hal Elrod's business partner in The Miracle Morning book series, which has been a huge hit. Honorée coaches business professionals, writers, and aspiring non-fiction authors who want to publish their books to bestseller status, create a platform, and develop multiple streams of income. She also does all sorts of other magical things, and her badassery is legendary!
More info and Free Book: http://jamestaylor.me/

In this episode, you’ll learn:

Writing your first book in 3 days
Building your list
LinkedIn for writers
Reciprocity
The Successful Single Mom
Evergreen book marketing
Goodreads
Learning to say ‘no’
21 books + 7 Miracle Morning series books
Thinking about a series of books as opposed to just one book
Mark Victor Hansen story
Getting the confidence to write that first book
Major publisher vs self-publishing
Successful book marketing strategies

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Mar 24, 2017

Alan Iny is the senior specialist for creativity and scenarios at The Boston Consulting Group and has spent his entire working life on the subject of creativity in business. With the Boston Consulting Group since 2003, Alan has trained thousands of people on how to think creatively, and has work with clients across industries worldwide. His latest book, Thinking in New Boxes is now available in 11 languages.
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In this episode, you’ll learn:

The importance of doubt in creativity
Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and innovation
Creativity across different cultures
Making a step-change
The intelligence trap
Creative strategy
Creative facilitator
Creativity Consultant role models (Edward de Bono)
Brainstorming questions not answers
Thinking creatively about the future
Neurocreativity

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Mar 24, 2017

Some of the most creative and innovative people have been risk takers, but calculated risk takers. In today's episode of The Creative Life TV Show I share the story of what a doctor in Enlightenment Edinburgh can teach us about taking risks.
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In this episode, you'll learn:
Dr James Young Simpson
Decanters of chloroform
Taking calculated risks
Silicon Valley tech billionaires

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Mar 24, 2017

Jason Kotecki is an artist, author, and speaker who considers himself a professional reminder-er and permission granter. His mission is to demonstrate how the secrets of childhood are timeless and through his work he shares real-world strategies and practical ideas for driving innovation, preventing burnout, and achieving new levels of productivity. His is the co-founder of Escape Adulthood which seeks to help people escape from adulthood and annihilate Adultitis.
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In this episode, you’ll learn:

Escape Adulthood Adventure Club
How to become an artist
Getting a literary agent
Publishing vs Self-Publishing
What is Adultist?
Being childlike and curious
Opening and Closing Keynotes
Tinkering vs Innovation
Authenticity
Comparison
Choosing the right bait

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See my website for hundreds more free training videos, interviews, and free courses on creativity, innovation, creative process, creativity exercises, theory and loads more at http://www.jamestaylor.me

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Mar 20, 2017

Do you get some of your best ideas in coffee shops? Well you are not alone. Creativity and coffee has a long history and some of most innovative minds including Freud, Klimt, and Mahler valued the importance of coffee shops as a ‘third place’, not home and not work. In today’s episode of The Creative Life TV Show I share why coffee and tea shops have such a beneficial effect on the creative process.
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In this episode, you'll learn:
1900’s Vienna coffee shop culture
Central Cafe
Freud, Klimt, Mahler, Stalin, Trotsky
The cafe as a ‘third place’
Every batman needs a robin
Coffee shops as providers of intimacy and exploration

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Mar 13, 2017

In this episode of The Creative Life Podcast I talk with author and creativity speaker Warren Berger about the value of questioning, frame-storming and marketing your book.

Warren Berger is an innovation expert, speaker and author of 5 books, the most recent of which is “A More Beautiful Question”. A longtime contributor to the New York Times, Wired Magazine and Fast Company, Warren describes himself as a “Questionologist”. He believes that asking questions can spark innovation and lead to change. An expert on design thinking and innovation he has interview top entrepreneurs, creative artists, designers and innovators to find out how they ask game-changing questions, solve problems, and create new possibilities.
More info and Free Book: http://jamestaylor.me/

In this episode, you’ll learn:

The writing process
Creative writing
What if?
4th grade slump
Creativity in schools
The value of questioning
How the media frames questions
Open and closed questions
Re-framing the question
Why are you doing what you are doing?
Design thinking
Marketing your book
Public Words by Nick Morgan

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Mar 8, 2017

In this episode of The Creative Life Podcast David Burkus talks about the common myths of creativity. David Burkus is a writer, speaker, teacher and podcast host whose books include The Myths of Creativity and Under New Management but you’ll also find him writing for Harvard Business Review, Fast Company and Inc Magazine. When not writing or traveling to speak around the world he teaches at Oral Roberts University where he holds the position of Associate Professor of Management.
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In this episode, you’ll learn:

Bringing up creative children
Carol Dwek and the growth mindset
The myth of the muses
Pre-game creative rituals
Elizabeth Gilbert & Steven Pressfield
The creative class
The originality myth
Hofstede country comparisons
The eureka myth

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Mar 6, 2017

Ryan Kairalla is a lawyer, writer, podcaster and teacher and in this episode of The Creative Life he talks to me about poor man's copyright and 360 deals for creatives. He advises both chart-topping music artists and up-and-coming musicians about recording, publishing and management agreements as well as litigation and copyright. His new book ‘Break The Business: Declaring Your Independence and Achieving True Success In The Music Industry’, shines a light on the pitfalls that too many music artists fall into and how musicians can achieve success on their own terms.
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In this episode, you’ll learn:

Break The Business podcast and book
The music industry is dead...or is it!
360 deals in book publishing and music industry
Irving Azoff
Role of the music lawyer
Making a music career plan
Poor man's copyright
Hardware store for lightbulb moments
All You Need To Know About The Music Industry by Donald Passman

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See my website for hundreds more free training videos, interviews, and free courses on creativity, innovation, creative process, creativity exercises, theory and loads more at http://www.jamestaylor.me

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