I'm Todd Henry.

I'm Todd Henry.

I write books, speak internationally on productivity, creativity, leadership, and passion for work, and help people and teams generate brilliant ideas. More

THE LATEST

The Power Of Little Ideas (with David Robertson)

When you think about innovation, what comes to mind? Blue-sky ideas? Complete disruption? Something no one has ever seen before? Yes, those are important. However, today’s guest David Robertson believes that in our pursuit of disruption we often overlook a very va

3 Daily Habits That Will Change Your Life

It’s not the big things that take out most leaders and creative pros, it’s the little ones. Over time, they forget to do the small things that position them to bring their best effort to the table every day. Everything might look fine to those around them, but the decay has already begun and they are on a path of slow decline.

The Art of Radical Candor (with Kim Scott)

At some point in your career, you’ve probably had “that boss”. You know… the one who’s either obnoxiously aggressive and issues orders from on-high like the ruler of a small kingdom, or the one who wants so desperately to be liked that they

The Accidental Creative At 6 Years Old

It's hard to believe it's been six years since The Accidental Creative released. Just for kicks, here's the video we made to launch the book.

How To Find Your Leadership Voice

In my time working with leaders across dozens of industries, I’ve discovered one key factor that often determines their success or failure: whether or not their team actually believes what they are saying. You can have a phenomenal vision, maintain mastery of your industry, and command complete respect from your peers, but if your team doesn’t fully believe you when you speak, they’re unlikely to put it on the line at critical moments. This can mean all the difference between a successful project and a failure.

Don’t Apologize For Your Existence

Have you ever been in a meeting, and introduced an idea, then felt the urge to discount or qualify your idea with “well, that’s just my opinion”, or “just my 2 cents”? Or, do you find the need to apologize anytime you speak up or offer an i

The Two Reasons You Procrastinate or Under-deliver

There are two fundamental fears that are endemic to the work of creative pros, and they both can prevent you from experiencing the work you’re capable of doing. In today’s episode, I discuss each of them and how they can cause you to self-limit your creating

Avoiding The Hustle Trap

Everywhere you turn, people will tell you that the secret to success constant hustle. Yes, hard work is necessary to success in any area of life. However, it's possible that your perpetual hustling is a kind of trap that's keeping you from making progress. In today's episode of The Accidental Creative podcast, I share how to avoid the "hustle trap".
I'm Todd Henry.

I'm Todd Henry.

I write books, speak internationally on productivity, creativity, leadership, and passion for work, and help people and teams generate brilliant ideas. More

My Latest Book

Take your work to the next level. My latest book teaches you how to stand apart, hone your vision, and master your days.

Speaking and Workshops

I’ve spoken internationally to tens of thousands of people. Learn how to bring me to your company or event.

My Books

Learn more about The Accidental Creative, Die Empty, and Louder Than Words.

Subscribe To The Podcast

Get inspired weekly through interviews with thought leaders, and topics relevant to creative pros.

"He captivated the room - you could hear a pin drop as he spoke..."

Meghan Shannon, Spredfast Summit More About Speaking