This episode features Cari Cole, a New York City-based vocal coach and artist development expert. A big part of Cari's mission is to help artists find what she calls their "authentic voice" - which goes a lot deeper than simply learning to sing well.

In this interview, Cari reveals:

  • How she ended up working with Don Miguel Ruiz to create Circle of Fire, an album inspired by The Four Agreements
  • The importance of recognizing opportunity
  • Why you shouldn't force the grand design of your business and life
  • How Cari helps people step into their genius
  • The role that courage and work ethic play in entrepreneurial success
  • How you can get into trouble when you make assumptions

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/10/cari-cole-vocal-coach.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehSE36sZ0bI

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Direct download: 14_TCE_014_-_Cari_Cole_on_Finding_Yo.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:46pm EDT

This episode features an interview with Steve Scott, a lifestyle entrepreneur who has built a successful online business through Kindle ebook publishing.

He also reveals some useful habits that allow him (and now YOU) to have incredibly productive days.

Steve also shares:

  • His unique approach to the 80/20 rule
  • What to do during the first two hours every work day
  • Why Amazon is the ideal online platform
  • How and why he cranks out one new Kindle ebook every three to four weeks
  • Why depending too much much on Google (or Amazon) is a big mistake
  • How Steve uses the Pomodoro Technique to focus and get things done

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/10/build-kindle-ebook-business.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=WX7iwTSVPq0

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Direct download: 13_TCE_013_-_Steve_Scott_on_Building.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:40pm EDT

This episode features an interview with Gigi Rosenberg, an author and coach to visual, literary and performing artists, as well as entrepreneurs and other creative people. Her mission is to teach creatives how to find the words and voice to bring their ideas and work into the world.

In this fast-paced (and often funny) interview you'll learn:

  • The power of reaching the "I know what I'm doing" state
  • A fresh perspective on the phrase "do what you love and the money will follow"
  • The importance of taking a "tiny steps ... with help" approach
  • The book that changed Gigi's life and allowed her to embrace "when things fall apart"

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/10/gigi-rosenberg-artist-interview.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEAyDU-hwJQ

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Direct download: 12_TCE_012_-_How_Gigi_Rosenberg_Insp.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:59pm EDT

This episode features an inspiring interview with Barbara Winter, author of Making a Living Without a Job and publisher of the long-running "Winning Ways" newsletter.

She is a pioneering self-employment advocate, writer and teacher who has spent the last three decades pondering the question, "Why aren't we all self-employed?"

In this interview you'll learn:

  • How Barbara profoundly inspired me nearly 20 years ago
  • The role that curiosity played in her success
  • How Barbara tapped into the power of her fans to set up a recent workshop tour
  • The importance of making mistakes on a small scale
  • The shift from credentials-based expertise to experience-based expertise
  • How to answer the question, "How are you going to do that?"

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/09/011-barbara-winter-making-living.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZK1aE77_1eg

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Direct download: 11_TCE_011_-_Barbara_Winter_on_Makin.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:35pm EDT

This episode features Tom Fedro, a Chicago area visual artist who has been making a living at his craft since 2001. In addition to having a vibrant and colorful style, Tom is a prolific artist who cranks out several new pieces every week and sells as many as 350 paintings a year - that's nearly one sale every day!

In this interview Tom shares:

  • The unexpected way he became a paid visual artist in the first place
  • How he became one of the top-selling artists on Ebay
  • The mindset that allows him to be comfortable with sales and marketing
  • How he prices his artwork (a challenge for every visual artist)
  • What types of canvases he uses, how he ships his work, and what companies he prefers
  • How he dealt with a major sales slump six years ago and overcame it

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/09/tom-fedro-interview-painter-artist.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFNw3s5yDMc

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Direct download: 10_TCE_010_-_Tom_Fedro_Full-Time_Painter__Visual_Artist.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:19pm EDT

Marcia Yudkin has been a full-time writer for 32 years (since 1981). She has written 16 books over the past 25 years. On this episode of "The Creative Entrepreneur" she shares her keys to success - some of them even surprised me.

You'll learn:

  • The three key factors that have allowed Marcia to make a full-time living for more than three decades
  • The fascinating story of how her book "Six Steps to Free Publicity" got published
  • Marcia's unusual approach to goal setting and career growth
  • Why her weekly "Marketing Minute" email newsletter has been such a hit with readers for 15 years
  • Marcia's unique outlook on cash flow, personal finance and debt

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/09/marcia-yudkin-interview-writer-author.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=UVif-OjYM-Y

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Direct download: 09_TCE_009_-_Marcia_Yudkin_on_Being_a_Full-Time_Writer__Author.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:11pm EDT

This episode of "The Creative Entrepreneur" features my good friend Ariel Hyatt. She's an author, speaker, music publicist, social media expert, and owner of Cyber PR.

In this very personal interview, Ariel frankly shares many facets of her career, including:

  • The pros and cons of passion when choosing a career path
  • The role that Sept 11, 2001, played in the evolution of her business
  • Where to draw the line on the DIY approach
  • The advice that Ariel's mother gave her that proved to be both a blessing and a curse
  • Balancing business growth with your true purpose and intention
  • The downside of being overly loyal and the new way she handles people who are "upset"
  • How she embraced the "art of living"
  • The new, expanded direction that her company is taking
  • And I clarify the proper way to pronounce her first name :)

Lots of great insights to digest with this amazing interview.

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/08/ariel-hyatt-interview-cyber-pr.html

or on YouTube here www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1YFQY7p_HI

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Direct download: 08_TCE_008_-_Ariel_Hyatt_Cyber_PR_for_Musicians__Thought_Leaders.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:17pm EDT

Are you ready to finally do work that you love? Work that is ideally aligned with who you are? Work that makes you come alive while paying the bills?

This episode of "The Creative Entrepreneur" features Dan Miller, author of 48 Days to the Work You Love. Listen as Dan shares the keys to finding fulfilling work, along with:

  • His two-week system for making decisions,
  • How he and I published our books in a way that got them out into the world quicker,
  • Dan's annual 15% Formula for growing as an entrepreneur.

You can't help but be inspired by Dan's story and attitude about work and life!

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/08/dan-miller-48-days-interview.html
or on YouTube here
www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLG_sEeQfL0

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Direct download: 07_TCE_007_-_Dan_Miller_48_Days_to_the_Work_You_Love.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:12pm EDT

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If you're not inspired by this interview, you need to check your pulse! 

This episode of "The Creative Entrepreneur" features an interview with painter, workshop leader and "inspirationalist" Flora Bowley, author of "Brave Intuitive Painting - Let Go, Be Bold, Unfold! "

Learn the steps she took that allowed her to make a living as a visual artist for the past eight years ... and how her career got turbo-charged three years ago. 

Flora believes "the creative process should be a joyful one -- a time for connecting to something greater than yourself, moving through fear, embracing the unknown, honoring intuition, and opening up to a world of soulful inspiration where anything is possible." 

Admit it. You could use a big dose of that attitude right now! 

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
http://www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/07/flora-bowley-interview-brave-intuitive-painting.html
or on YouTube here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7GMl68NeNY

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Direct download: 06_TCE_006_-_Flora_Bowley_Brave_Intuitive_Painting_and_Living.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:08pm EDT

Have you ever wondered if it's possible to combine hard work and business savvy with passion, purpose and soul? Kathleen Gage, author of the new book "Power Up for Profits," is a living embodiment of those principles.

On this episode of "The Creative Entrepreneur" Kathleen reveals the key factors that allowed her to design a life that ideally suits her gifts and talents.

These success principles lifted her out of a very low point as a young woman and continue to guide her as she inspires women entrepreneurs to build a business and live a life that matters.

Watch the video version of the interview and see the show notes here
http://www.diycareermanifesto.com/2013/07/kathleen-gage-power-up-profits.html
or on YouTube here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3avhJVXyqjw

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Direct download: 05_TCE_005_-_Kathleen_Gage_Power_Up_for_Profits.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:56pm EDT



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