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Creative Elements explores how your favorite creators found creative independence. Through narrative interviews, Jay Clouse dives into the nitty-gritty of how the world's best creators make a living from their art and creativity. You'll hear the specific elements of their personality, style, or approach that have helped them thrive – elements like focus, vulnerability, revision, and constraints. By finding out how these creators make a living with their art and creativity, you will learn how to do the same.

Creative Elements The Podglomerate

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    • 5.0 • 219 Ratings

Creative Elements explores how your favorite creators found creative independence. Through narrative interviews, Jay Clouse dives into the nitty-gritty of how the world's best creators make a living from their art and creativity. You'll hear the specific elements of their personality, style, or approach that have helped them thrive – elements like focus, vulnerability, revision, and constraints. By finding out how these creators make a living with their art and creativity, you will learn how to do the same.

    Andrew Warner [Persistence] – How to be a better conversationalist with the host of 2,000+ interviews

    Andrew Warner [Persistence] – How to be a better conversationalist with the host of 2,000+ interviews

    Andrew Warner is the founder of Mixergy and host of the Startup Stories Podcast by Mixergy, where he uncovers the secrets of the world’s best founders. Over the course of 2,000+ episodes, Andrew has interviewed everyone from Barbara Corcoran, to Gary Vee, to the founders of Airbnb.
    He's also the author of Stop Asking Questions: How to Lead High-Impact Interviews And Learn Anything from Anyone.
    After building two startups of his own—one successful and one failed—Andrew started Mixergy as a way to learn from other entrepreneurs. Today, Mixergy is a place where successful people teach ambitious upstarts through interviews, courses, masterclasses, and events. 
    So in this episode, we talk about why Andrew became fascinated with learning from others, feeling starstruck as an interviewer, small ways YOU can become a better conversationalist, and how his persistence has helped him through the challenges of building a podcast and writing this book.
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    [REPLAY] Anne-Laure Le Cunff [Mindfulness]

    [REPLAY] Anne-Laure Le Cunff [Mindfulness]

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    Anne-Laure Le Cunff is an entrepreneur, an ex-Googler, and a neuroscience student. She’s the creator of Ness Labs and a Masters of Science in Applied Neuroscience candidate at King's College.
    She writes a lot about "mindful productivity," and every week she sends a newsletter called Maker Mind with practical content at the intersection of neuroscience and entrepreneurship. Her work has been featured in WIRED, Forbes, FT, Rolling Stone, and more.
    In this episode we talk about how Anne-Laure quickly grew her Twitter audience, Ness Labs, and how Mindfulness has allowed her to be prolific in her writing while getting a graduate degree in applied neuroscience.
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    • 57 min
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    This week I'm asking for your help. Podcast analytics are terrible, and I want to know more about YOU. Please take our Creative Elements Listener Survey for a chance to win one of two $200 Amazon Gift Cards!
    The survey takes 5-10 minutes to complete, and the winners will be chosen at random on November 1.
    And when you finish the survey, leave me a voicemail! I'm putting together an episode of listener questions, so feel free to leave a question about creativity, business, past episodes of the show, or anything else on your mind.
    Your help on this goes a LONG way, and I appreciate you taking the time!
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    • 5 min
    Ali Spagnola [Luck] – Making outrageous music and videos while trying to befriend the algorithm

    Ali Spagnola [Luck] – Making outrageous music and videos while trying to befriend the algorithm

    Ali Spagnola is a musician, comedian, and artist. Ali creates outrageous videos including turning her car into a Chia Pet, covering her apartment with fur, or putting 3200 PopSockets on her wall! She also creates "What If" videos where she remixes popular music into the style of another artist.
    Ali has more than 362,000 subscribers on YouTube, more than 800,000 followers on TikTok, 500,000 followers on Facebook, and more than 2 million followers on Twitter.
    In this episode, we talk about Ali’s beginnings on YouTube, how her first viral success came on what she thought would be her LAST upload to the platform, the frustration of catering to algorithms, and the role of Luck in breaking through.
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    • 59 min
    Bad Bunnies NFT [Design] – From idea to sold-out NFT project in less than 3 months

    Bad Bunnies NFT [Design] – From idea to sold-out NFT project in less than 3 months

    c4nopener is one of the creators of the Bad Bunnies NFT project. Bad Bunnies are 5,500 randomly generated, gamified NFTs, released from captivity to the Ethereum blockchain.
    The project was created by c4nopener, a product designer bunny with 15 years experience in the industry, his brother poopli, and their friend bdub.
    The project opened to the public for minting on Sept. 18 at a price of 0.0275 ETH and sold out in a matter of 48 hours.
    In this episode, we talk about the origins of Bad Bunnies, their sold-out launch, a step-by-step guide for how you can launch your own NFT, the role of hype in an NFT project, and why the Bad Bunnies team valued Design over all else.
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    • 1 hr
    Taylor Schulte [Abundance] – Creating a winning content marketing strategy for a professional services business

    Taylor Schulte [Abundance] – Creating a winning content marketing strategy for a professional services business

    Taylor Schulte is the founder of Define Financial, which manages over $120 million in assets and specializes in retirement & tax planning for people over age 50.
    He's been named been recognized as a “Top 40 Advisor Under 40” by InvestmentNews and named “The #2 Independent Advisor in the U.S.” by Investopedia.
    Taylor hosts Stay Wealthy Retirement, a Forbes Top 10 Retirement podcast.
    And in 2020, Taylor co-founded Advisors Growing as a Community, or the AGC. The online community has more than 150 members and generates more than $225,000 in annual recurring revenue.
    In this episode, we talk about how Taylor found his initial clients, the short-term and long-term marketing strategies he’s put into place, how he literally structured his client-facing website, how he leverages press mentions, and why an abundance mindset has helped him stand out in a competitive field.
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    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
219 Ratings

219 Ratings

JefeBry ,

Awesome!

Great story telling, so many useful gems I can apply to my own work and career!

Dream Pop Fan ,

Brilliant!

Jay’s show is inspiring. Just what us creatives need as inspiration to keep going. Thanks for everything. #Tweet100 ☺️

Micro2413 ,

Amazing.

Don’t miss this one. Do yourself a favor and listen. Jay asks all the right questions and gets us all the information to motivate, teach, and push us in the right direction with his guests.

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