Alex Pearson

CIP076: Alex Pearson on What Makes Us Creative

Today I had the chance to talk to the lovely Alex Pearson, founder of one of the World’s Greatest Bookshops (as voted by Lonely Planet guides) and the Yurt Academy, here in Brighton.   We discuss: How to define creativity What makes us creative Does having a lot of passions help creativity? The myth of […]

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CIP064: Danny Gregory on Permission to Create

In this week’s episode of the Creative Introvert podcast I talk to Danny Gregory, co-founder of Sketchbook Skool and author of nearly a dozen internationally best-selling books on art and creativity. I personally came across Danny from his podcast Shut Your Monkey, in which he interviewed fascinating artists, psychologists, authors, all kinds of folk who gave […]

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CIP060: Dana Kaye on Growing Your Audience As An Introvert

In this week’s episode of the Creative Introvert podcast I talk to Dana Kaye of Branding Outside the Box. Dana helps driven entrepreneurs make more meaningful use of time by offering simple, easy-to-implement productivity hacks. At Branding Outside the Box, Dana draws from her experience helping hundreds authors launch their unique brands.   What we […]

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CIP055: Kerstin Pressler

In this week’s episode of the Creative Introvert podcast I talk to Kerstin Pressler of Sparkling Creative. What we discussed: How Kerstin turned her painting into jewellery Owning your creative superpowers and using them to make a thriving business Finding creative ways to run a business The challenges introverts face How to deal with lack […]

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The Year of Fun #17: Audience Participation

Last weekend was opening weekend and I surprised myself: I got stuck in to Brighton Festival for the first time.   On Saturday I went with a friend to a comedy gig. I didn’t have much in terms of expectations, I just knew it was at the right time of day (early evening – I’m […]

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The Year of Fun #16: Book Club

Reading is one of the best solitary activities there is, and I for one have always been – since I could read I guess – a big old book worm.   But one thing that you can’t do alone, is discuss the book afterwards – and this is something I love to do. It’s like […]

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