Charli Marie Prangley [Commitment] – Creative Elements #64

#64: Charli Marie Prangley [Commitment]Building a YouTube Channel with 200K subscribers (on the side!)Charli Marie Prangley is the creator of the YouTube Channel CharlieMarieTV. Every week, she shares insights into life as a professional designer alongside tutorials and advice on design tools and concepts. The …

Jay Acunzo [Tension] – Creative Elements #63

#63: Jay Acunzo [Tension]How to tell great stories with a professional speaker and veteran podcasterJay Acunzo is an author, speaker, and showrunner. He’s the host of 3 Clips (recently acquired by Castos) and Unthinkable, which he describes as Radiolab for creators. Jay writes a weekly …

Jay Clouse (interviewed by Ryan Hawk!) [Commitment] – Creative Elements #62

#62: Jay Clouse (interviewed by Ryan Hawk!) [Commitment]Turning the tables for a crossover episode with The Learning Leader ShowMy recent guest (and incredible podcast host) Ryan Hawk asked if he could turn the tables and interview me for a special crossover episode of Creative Elements …

Ryan Hawk [Preparation] – Creative Elements #61

#61: Ryan Hawk [Preparation]How a top podcaster approaches outreach, interviewing, and prioritizing new projectsRyan Hawk is a keynote speaker and the host of the Learning Leader Show. The show has been listened to by millions of people in more than 150 countries, and Forbes called …

Brennan Dunn [Personalization] – Creative Elements #60

#60: Brennan Dunn [Personalization]Combining personalization and automation for next-level email marketingBrennan Dunn is the creator of Double Your Freelancing, RightMessage, and Mastering ConvertKit. Brennan is one of the most well-regarded email marketers on the planet. Using cutting-edge techniques in personalization, Brennan has generated millions of …

Mignon Fogarty the Grammar Girl [Learning] – Creative Elements #59

#59: Mignon Fogarty [Learning]Making the case for shorter podcasts with a Podcasting Hall of Famer and New York Times best-selling authorMignon Fogarty is the founder of the Quick and Dirty Tips network and creator of Grammar Girl. She is an inductee in the Podcasting Hall …

Courtland Allen [Optimism] – Creative Elements #58

#58: Courtland Allen [Optimism]Building (and selling!) a business creating community for Indie HackersCourtland Allen is the creator of Indie Hackers, the largest online community of startup founders. He created the site in August 2016 and it was acquired by Stripe in April 2017. He is …

Allen Gannett [Inputs] – Creative Elements #56

#56: Allen Gannett [Inputs]Writing The Creative Curve, receiving feedback gracefully, and tapping into your innate creativityAllen Gannett is the author of The Creative Curve (Penguin Random House, 2018) that shows how the creative process can be learned by anyone. He founded and served as CEO …

Alec Torelli [Asymmetric Bets] – Creative Elements #55

#55: Alec Torelli [Asymmetric Bets]Why a professional poker player is betting big on BitCloutAlec Torelli is a professional high-stakes poker player turned creator, who shares how the lessons he learned from poker can be applied to life and business. Lately, Alec is one of the …

Corbett Barr [Reboot] – Creative Elements #54

#54: Corbett Barr [Reboot]Why this pioneering digital creator is rebooting his entire online identityCorbett Barr is the creator of Fizzle, a membership combining courses, podcasts, and community for creators. Corbett started Fizzle in 2012, and has been self-employed on the Internet since 2005. He recently decided …