Inspiring Interviews

Chase Jarvis Exposes The Myth Of The Creative Calling – Self Improvement Article

Have you ever shut down your creative ideas with: “That doesn’t sound practical.” “It can’t possibly make money, so why even try?” “OMG — people will think I’m ridiculous!” My hand is raised.  As kids we don’t say these things, but as adults we start believing that creativity is reserved for a select group of “artists.” Or that it’s only valuable if it makes a certain amount of money.  Chase Jarvis’s fantastic new book, Creative Calling, debunks these myths.  You can’t stand…

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How to ‘Do Less’ & Get Better Results with Kate Northrup – Self Improvement Article

Do you work your buns off every day and yet… still feel like you’re never doing enough? Today’s guest will change everything you once believed about productivity, your worth, and the value of 40-hour-plus work weeks. In Kate Northrup’s new book, Do Less, she makes a science-backed argument for a slower paced, more meaningful life — without sacrificing your ambition or results. Kate is an entrepreneur. After becoming a mom for the second time and managing a series of health…

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Sheri Salata On Producing Her Own Story – Self Improvement Article

Do you love the story you’ve created for yourself? Or are you following someone else’s script? Today’s incredible guest knows a thing or two about crafting the perfect story. For twenty years, Sheri Salata was the Executive Producer of The Oprah Winfrey Show and Co-President of Harpo Studios and the Oprah Winfrey Network. She’s a master storyteller. But after years of success — at her dream job no less — Sheri realized there was one story she didn’t like: her…

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The Novel Elizabeth Gilbert Wrote After Heartbreak – Self Improvement Article

What does it take to move through soul-shattering grief? Can your creativity expand and flourish not in spite of but because of your most painful experiences? Elizabeth Gilbert’s answer is a resounding YES. She wrote her brilliant new novel, City of Girls, while caring for the love of her life, Rayya, who passed from pancreatic and liver cancer in early January 2018. “What am I going to do now?” Liz asked herself. “How am I going to create safety and…

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Never Enough Money? David Bach Says, “Find Your Latte Factor” – Self Improvement Article

If shame and stress bubble up anytime you think about your finances, you’re not alone. Most Americans live paycheck to paycheck and have less than $1,000 in their savings account, according to Bankrate’s January Financial Security Index survey. But David Bach, today’s MarieTV guest and brilliant money expert, says that most of us don’t have an income problem, we have a spending problem. Imagine achieving financial freedom. Guess what — it’s likely within your reach if you put three simple…

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Why Overcoming Resistance Beats Talent – Self Improvement Article

Feel like it’s taking forever to get to where you want to be in your life and business? Worry that all your hard work is for nothing? Maybe you’re beginning to wonder if you really have what it takes. Today I’m talking with the incomparable Steven Pressfield. He’s the genius behind these cult classics on creativity: The War of Art, Turning Pro, Do the Work, Nobody Wants to Read Your Sh*t, and most recently, The Artist’s Journey. With a writing…

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