4 Ways to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others Right Now

Teddy Roosevelt was right— comparison truly is the thief of joy. No matter which way you spin it, comparing yourself to other people is a slippery slope to misery and…

Work from Home: 5 Tips for Staying Sane

It sounds like a dream: skipping the rush hour road rage, the micromanaging boss and those 8 hours at a fluorescent-lit cubicle. But it's a dream come true for those…

Why All Artists And Creatives Should Volunteer Their Time

This time of year is by far the busiest for most nonprofit organizations.  Many of them offer critical services which, during the cold fall and winter months, become even more…

The Key to Landing BIG Clients

As an entrepreneur, knowing how to land clients is everything, no matter your industry. But once you're past the newbie phase and feel ready to move on to the next…

Before You Start Your New Writing Habit? Don’t.

When my friends at CreativeLive asked me to write about how to start a new writing habit, I said, “Are you sure? I’m kind of, like, the un-habits guy.” Don’t…

7 Myths About Freelancers That Are Absolutely Untrue

As more people start working for themselves, myths about freelancing and freelancers seem to persist. "Oh, you get to sleep all day!" "It must be so cool to work in…