87 episodes

The Design Life Show is a podcast that helps everyone grow to live a meaningful and creative life. Filipino Designer Jaychrist Teves, best known for being an advocate of Essentialism and Optimism, sits down with awesome people to talk about their journey, their process and the lesson's they've learned along the way.

The Design Life Show Jaychrist Teves

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    • 4.5, 25 Ratings

The Design Life Show is a podcast that helps everyone grow to live a meaningful and creative life. Filipino Designer Jaychrist Teves, best known for being an advocate of Essentialism and Optimism, sits down with awesome people to talk about their journey, their process and the lesson's they've learned along the way.

    TDLS - Episode 86: Confidence Competence Loop w/ Julius Serrano

    TDLS - Episode 86: Confidence Competence Loop w/ Julius Serrano

    “Do small things and experience small bits of success and celebrate those pieces of success. It is going to build up your motivations and confidence. Rather than waiting. Do something. ”

    Yo guys! It’s me again, your optimistic yet essentialist friend, Jaychrist. You’re listening in another awesome episode of the design life show. In this episode, I'm super excited to chat with Julius Serrano. Julius is a consultant and a mentor to high-performing IT professionals who make the Internet a more inclusive place.

    Outside his work in the field of accessibility, Julius serves as a personal development speaker. He combines 30 years of his life experiences with more than 10 years of public speaking to deliver talks that help you transform your life.

    In this episode we talked about:

    - His amazing ground up story
    - Overcoming adversity
    - The importance of accessibility
    - His new passion project (being a personal development speaker)
    - and much much more...

    You can check out Julius’s new passion project by visiting fb.com/juliusserranospeaker. If you think this was a great episode and you enjoyed it, let Julius know by following him on Facebook @juliuscharles19 and on Twitter @JuliusCharles.

    FREE Ultimate Guide on creating & growing your own Podcast even if you have ZERO knowledge or prior experience just visit jaychristteves.com/podcasting-for-creatives

    Visit the podcast now at thedesignlifeshow.com to get all the episodes 100% FREE.


    Have a question in mind? Submit your question to be answered on the podcast. Send your questions (at least 2-minute audio clip) at podcast@jaychristteves.com

    There are a ton of people asking me on how to support this podcast so here’s how:

    1. You can leave a review on Apple Podcasts so in that way you can help me to reach more people and make the podcast more discoverable within the ecosystem

    2. You can take a screenshot of this podcast and share it with your friends, colleagues or to anyone that might be interested in this kind of content

    3. You can support the podcast monetarily by visiting jaychristteves.com/donate or patreon.com/TDLS

    4. Shop courses and tools online to design the life you really deserve by visiting shop.jaychristteves.com. You can book a call today. I don’t bite!

    5. By listening to all the podcast episodes. However if you support my message, that’s more than enough and it means the world to me. So, thank you!

    The podcast is available on any of your favorite podcasting apps including:

    Website: thedesignlifeshow.com
    Spotify: http://bit.ly/TDLSspotify
    Apple Podcasts: https://goo.gl/b74xuR
    Google Podcasts: https://goo.gl/GqpQhF
    SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/UcqHUv
    Stitcher: https://goo.gl/bVxHs7
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    RadioPublic: https://goo.gl/MY7uiQ
    Alexa Podcast: Just say "Alexa, play The Design Life Show on Apple Podcasts”

    • 59 min
    TDLS - Episode 85: Be Teachable w/ Diane Gibbs

    TDLS - Episode 85: Be Teachable w/ Diane Gibbs

    “Be teachable and never be afraid to be curious and ask questions when you don’t understand something.”

    In episode 85 of #TDLS, I’m stoked to sit down with Diane Gibbs of The Design Recharge Show. She has been a designer for over 20 years and entrepreneur since 2002. She has been a design professor since 2003 teaching the next generation of designers and illustrators. Professionally, diane has won over 24 national and international design awards. She coaches creative solopreneurs from all over the world.

    Diane is a genius at connecting with others and is known for pairing every new contact she meets with someone from her brain’s rolodex who can help them. She has helped numerous businesses niche down and clarify their audience. She has been a guest on numerous podcasts, and has been a speaker and facilitated workshops at national conferences. In this episode, we talk about:

    - Her design life stories from ground up
    - Why challenging yourself is very important to keep moving forward
    - How being curious can be your best asset to build an amazing business
    - The importance of having a “I can do” it mindset or attitude.
    - How to start your own business by making lives better for others
    - How to make yourself better on pricing (hint: cost of doing business)
    - And a lot lot more...

    You can check her amazing contents by visiting www.rechargingyou.com. If you think this was a great episode, please let Diane know by following her on @designrecharge (twitter, fb, IG).

    Here is the Jim Carey video Diane mentioned in the episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLgHNu2N3JU

    Join my slack community of accountable & passionate creatives by visiting jaychristteves.com/community

    FREE Ultimate Guide on creating & growing your own Podcast even if you have ZERO knowledge or prior experience just visit jaychristteves.com/podcasting-for-creatives

    Visit the podcast now at thedesignlifeshow.com to get all the episodes 100% FREE.


    Have a question in mind? Submit your question to be answered on the podcast. Send your questions (at least 2-minute audio clip) at podcast@jaychristteves.com

    There are a ton of people asking me on how to support this podcast so here’s how:

    1. You can leave a review on Apple Podcasts so in that way you can help me to reach more people and make the podcast more discoverable within the ecosystem

    2. You can take a screenshot of this podcast and share it with your friends, colleagues or to anyone that might be interested in this kind of content

    3. You can support the podcast monetarily by visiting jaychristteves.com/donate or patreon.com/TDLS

    4. Shop courses and tools online to design the life you really deserve by visiting shop.jaychristteves.com. You can book a call today. I don’t bite!

    5. By listening to all the podcast episodes. However if you support my message, that’s more than enough and it means the world to me. So, thank you!

    The podcast is available on any of your favorite podcasting apps including:

    Website: thedesignlifeshow.com
    Spotify: http://bit.ly/TDLSspotify
    Apple Podcasts: https://goo.gl/b74xuR
    Google Podcasts: https://goo.gl/GqpQhF
    SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/UcqHUv
    Stitcher: https://goo.gl/bVxHs7
    TuneIn: https://goo.gl/9MAvpi
    RadioPublic: https://goo.gl/MY7uiQ
    Alexa Podcast: Just say "Alexa, play The Design Life Show on Apple Podcasts”

    • 1 hr 1 min
    TDLS - Episode 84: Pivot Your Business w/ Jaychrist Teves

    TDLS - Episode 84: Pivot Your Business w/ Jaychrist Teves

    “If you’re afraid to do something new but, expecting a new result that’s BS.”

    In this episode I talked about:

    - What is pivoting
    - When to pivot
    - Why pivot your business
    - & how to pivot effectively

    If you have any questions you can reach out to me via Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.

    Join my slack community of accountable & passionate creatives by visiting jaychristteves.com/community

    FREE Ultimate Guide on creating & growing your own Podcast even if you have ZERO knowledge or prior experience just visit jaychristteves.com/podcasting-for-creatives

    Visit the podcast now at thedesignlifeshow.com to get all the episodes 100% FREE.


    Have a question in mind? Submit your question to be answered on the podcast. Send your questions (at least 2-minute audio clip) at podcast@jaychristteves.com

    There are a ton of people asking me on how to support this podcast so here’s how:

    1. You can leave a review on Apple Podcasts so in that way you can help me to reach more people and make the podcast more discoverable within the ecosystem

    2. You can take a screenshot of this podcast and share it with your friends, colleagues or to anyone that might be interested in this kind of content

    3. You can support the podcast monetarily by visiting jaychristteves.com/donate or patreon.com/TDLS

    4. Shop courses and tools online to design the life you really deserve by visiting shop.jaychristteves.com . You can book a call today. I don’t bite!

    5. By listening to all the podcast episodes. However if you support my message, that’s more than enough and it means the world to me. So, thank you!

    The podcast is available on any of your favorite podcasting apps including:

    Website: thedesignlifeshow.com
    Spotify: http://bit.ly/TDLSspotify
    Apple Podcasts: https://goo.gl/b74xuR
    Google Podcasts: https://goo.gl/GqpQhF
    SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/UcqHUv
    Stitcher: https://goo.gl/bVxHs7
    TuneIn: https://goo.gl/9MAvpi
    RadioPublic: https://goo.gl/MY7uiQ
    Alexa Podcast: Just say "Alexa, play The Design Life Show on Apple Podcasts”

    • 17 min
    TDLS - Episode 83: Being Patient w/ Cameron Martinez

    TDLS - Episode 83: Being Patient w/ Cameron Martinez

    “Remember to be patient — you’re on your own journey. Don’t compare yourself to other people. ”

    In episode 83 of #TDLS, Thrilled to sit down with Cameron Martinez (Cam for short). He is an entrepreneur, avid learner, question asker, action taker, and podcast host. Since 2017, he has created two companies. One was grown to multiple 6-figures, and his latest company LVRG is on its way to 7-figures.

    His passions derive from an innate curiosity of discovering how to accumulate wealth, how to access complete fulfillment, create a healthy lifestyle, how the mind, body, & spirit work, and most of all, give love, joy, and vibrancy day in, day out. In this episode, we talk about:

    - His ground up story
    - Why comparison is a thief of motivation
    - The importance of being patient
    - How to negotiate deals with some of the largest companies in the world
    - How they plan on feeding one billion people
    - How all of their customers came to them organically with no paid marketing and solely from Facebook
    - Anything in between business, community, social media, & marketing.

    You can follow his business by visiting https://lvrg.it/ or check his website at thecammartinez.com and his podcast The 6-Figure Roadmap. If you think this was a great episode, please let Cam know by following him on Facebook and Instagram (fb.com/cammartinez01).

    Join my slack community of accountable & passionate creatives by visiting jaychristteves.com/community

    FREE Ultimate Guide on creating & growing your own Podcast even if you have ZERO knowledge or prior experience just visit jaychristteves.com/podcasting-for-creatives

    Visit the podcast now at thedesignlifeshow.com to get all the episodes 100% FREE.


    Have a question in mind? Submit your question to be answered on the podcast. Send your questions (at least 2-minute audio clip) at podcast@jaychristteves.com

    There are a ton of people asking me on how to support this podcast so here’s how:

    1. You can leave a review on Apple Podcasts so in that way you can help me to reach more people and make the podcast more discoverable within the ecosystem

    2. You can take a screenshot of this podcast and share it with your friends, colleagues or to anyone that might be interested in this kind of content

    3. You can support the podcast monetarily by visiting jaychristteves.com/donate or patreon.com/TDLS

    4. Shop courses and tools online to design the life you really deserve by visiting shop.jaychristteves.com . You can book a call today. I don’t bite!

    5. By listening to all the podcast episodes. However if you support my message, that’s more than enough and it means the world to me. So, thank you!

    The podcast is available on any of your favorite podcasting apps including:

    Website: thedesignlifeshow.com
    Spotify: http://bit.ly/TDLSspotify
    Apple Podcasts: https://goo.gl/b74xuR
    Google Podcasts: https://goo.gl/GqpQhF
    SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/UcqHUv
    Stitcher: https://goo.gl/bVxHs7
    TuneIn: https://goo.gl/9MAvpi
    RadioPublic: https://goo.gl/MY7uiQ
    Alexa Podcast: Just say "Alexa, play The Design Life Show on Apple Podcasts”

    • 51 min
    TDLS - Episode 82: Solving A Problem w/ Kia Alvarez-Abrera

    TDLS - Episode 82: Solving A Problem w/ Kia Alvarez-Abrera

    “You should follow a problem that you’re passionate about solving. It really marks you and sets it so well. It’s following your effort. ”

    In episode 82 of #TDLS, I sat down with Kia Alvarez-Abrera. Kia started as an advertising copywriter and marketing officer before moving her way up to become a widely-experienced accounts and production manager, having handled conferences, concerts, campaigns, award shows in her ten years in the advertising industry. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Film from the University of the Philippines - Diliman and was a trainee of The Philippine Madrigal Singers.

    She is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Braveworks Inc., a creative agency that specializes in video production, motion design and communication strategy that uses Transformative Storytelling. She is also a brand new author, co writing WTF: Unlock Your Creativity By Asking The Right Questions with Francis Miranda; as well as a speaker and trainer who focuses on Design Thinking, Social Marketing, and Shameless Creativity. In this episode, we talk about:

    - Her design life story from ground up
    - Why storytelling is so powerful and how you can apply it for your own brand and business
    - The big climate change ing the advertising industry
    - Why going digital is the best way to capture your target niche
    - Why content is still king until today
    - The enormous potential of creative industry and how you can take advantage of it
    - The power of being brave about your creativity and how unleashing creativity can actually create impact.
    - And a lot more...

    You can check their creative agency by visiting www.braveworks.asia. If you think this was a great episode let Kia know by following their business on Facebook and Instagram (fb.com/braveworksgs and braveworks_inc on instagram).

    Join my slack community of accountable & passionate creatives by visiting jaychristteves.com/community

    FREE Ultimate Guide on creating & growing your own Podcast even if you have ZERO knowledge or prior experience just visit jaychristteves.com/podcasting-for-creatives

    Visit the podcast now at thedesignlifeshow.com to get all the episodes 100% FREE.

    Have a question in mind? Submit your question to be answered on the podcast. Send your questions (at least 2-minute audio clip) at podcast@jaychristteves.com

    There are a ton of people asking me on how to support this podcast so here’s how:

    1. You can leave a review on Apple Podcasts so in that way you can help me to reach more people and make the podcast more discoverable within the ecosystem.

    2. You can take a screenshot of this podcast and share it with your friends, colleagues or to anyone that might be interested in this kind of content.

    3. You can support the podcast monetarily by visiting jaychristteves.com/donate or patreon.com/TDLS.

    4. Shop courses and tools online to design the life you really deserve by visiting shop.jaychristteves.com . You can book a call today. I don’t bite!

    5. By listening to all the podcast episodes. However if you support my message, that’s more than enough and it means the world to me. So, thank you!

    The podcast is available on any of your favorite podcasting apps including:

    Website: thedesignlifeshow.com
    Spotify: http://bit.ly/TDLSspotify
    Apple Podcasts: https://goo.gl/b74xuR
    Google Podcasts: https://goo.gl/GqpQhF
    SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/UcqHUv
    Stitcher: https://goo.gl/bVxHs7
    TuneIn: https://goo.gl/9MAvpi
    RadioPublic: https://goo.gl/MY7uiQ
    Alexa Podcast: Just say "Alexa, play The Design Life Show on Apple Podcasts”

    • 54 min
    TDLS - Episode 81: Winning Mindset w/ Edward Solicito

    TDLS - Episode 81: Winning Mindset w/ Edward Solicito

    "Reassess. What should we change on our brand, what should we change on our strategies, what should we change on our mindset?"

    In this episode, I sit down with Edward Solicito for the second time around (not just to discuss innovative ideas) but, to champion Filipino entrepreneurship spirit, define the Filipino tech renaissance, how to have a winning mindset, share some good news from the PH startups that are winning despite Covid-19 and much much more...

    Listen to the past episode (E56 w/ Edward) talking about how to turn your innovative ideas into business by visiting jaychristteves.com/056.

    Startups mentioned in this episode:
    - Kumu App (https://www.kumu.ph/)
    - BukidFresh (bukidfresh.ph)
    - To The Top Agency (https://tothetop.agency/)
    - Bridge 360 (www.bridge360.ph)
    - Olern (www.olern.com)
    - Jungle (heyjungle.com)

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    Join my slack community of accountable & passionate creatives by visiting jaychristteves.com/community

    FREE Ultimate Guide on creating & growing your own Podcast even if you have ZERO knowledge or prior experience just visit jaychristteves.com/podcasting-for-creatives

    Visit the podcast now at thedesignlifeshow.com to get all the episodes 100% FREE.

    Have a question in mind? Submit your question to be answered on the podcast. Send your questions (at least 2-minute audio clip) at podcast@jaychristteves.com

    There are a ton of people asking me on how to support this podcast so here’s how:

    1. You can leave a review on Apple Podcasts so in that way you can help me to reach more people and make the podcast more discoverable within the ecosystem

    2. You can take a screenshot of this podcast and share it with your friends, colleagues or to anyone that might be interested in this kind of content

    3. You can support the podcast monetarily by visiting jaychristteves.com/donate or patreon.com/TDLS

    4. Shop courses and tools online to design the life you really deserve by visiting shop.jaychristteves.com . You can book a call today. I don’t bite!

    5. By listening to all the podcast episodes. However if you support my message, that’s more than enough and it means the world to me. So, thank you!

    The podcast is available on any of your favorite podcasting apps including:

    Spotify: bit.ly/TDLSspotify
    Apple Podcasts: goo.gl/b74xuR
    Google Podcasts: goo.gl/GqpQhF
    SoundCloud: goo.gl/UcqHUv
    Stitcher: goo.gl/bVxHs7
    TuneIn: goo.gl/9MAvpi
    RadioPublic: goo.gl/MY7uiQ
    Alexa Podcast: Just say "Alexa, play The Design Life Show on Apple Podcasts”

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

Joy B. C. ,

Practical and inspiration

The Design Life Show is a balance between practical and inspiration. If you're looking for a podcast on how to build a life and business you love, this is it. I like that the guests are well-rounded and offer practical tips as well as a healthy dose of inspiration.

qhimzhane_@04 ,

The best podcast in personal development

I'm the number one fan of this podcast. So, glad that I've tuned in to this and learned a lot just by listening to the journeys of the host and the guests. I would highly recommend this podcast to all people who are in the innovation and creative path. The contents of this podcast are not only inspirational but motivational as well, that can enable yourself to push further. Can't wait for more episodes. More power to you Jay and TDLS. You're such an inspiration!

PolJoseph ,

A Podcast dedicated to Pinoy Startups

This podcast is for people who are thinking of venturing into the unknown which is the Startup life. If you want to have a glimpse of what the startup life is or want to learn more about how people execute their business, this is a must hear podcast for you.

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