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Feeling Undisciplined? Here’s Why.

Discipline is sometimes perceived as a "dirty word" because it's interpreted as pushing through the muck, doing the unenjoyable activities first, and forgoing the chocolate cake for the steamed broccoli. However, I think this is a gross misunderstanding of the...

How To Keep a Commonplace Book

With the increase of information crossing your attention span each day, it's easy to forget even the most impactful experiences. Make every effort to capture these, and to ensure that they become a valuable part of your creative process.  On this episode, we...

Where Creative Pros Get Stuck

At some point in your career, you willfeel stuck. Not stuck because you can't come up with an idea for a project, but stuck in the sense that you feel like you don't know how to go to the next level. How do you continue to grow, to develop your voice, and...

How To Dance With Uncertainty

One force that's ever-present in any form of creative work is uncertainty. The reality is that you will never know – really know – what's right. Is this good enough? Is it finished? Is it the right strategy? How should I spend my time/focus/energy today? Which idea...

Andrea Summer on The Making of Wanderlust

A few years ago we featured the story of Andrea Summer and her struggle to make a passion project album called Wanderlust. After years of work, the album is finally finished and releases today. On this episode, we re-visit that conversation with Andrea from 2017,...

A Five-Part Daily Planning Process

Your life is composed of days, and how you spend those days is how you spend your life. On this episode, I share a simple five-part daily planning process that will help you stay on-course, engaged, and focused on the things that matter most. Today's episode is...

And now… a brief hiatus…

The Daily Creative podcast is officially on hiatus until later this summer. There are 150 back episodes available until then. See you later this year! [iframe style="border:none"...

Ego vs. Confidence?

What's the difference between ego and condidence, and how do they play into the creative process and team dynamics? [iframe style="border:none"...

Stability and Challenge

There are two key things that creative pros need. On this episode, I share a framework to help you talk with your manager about them. [iframe style="border:none"...

Do The Little Things

Today, I share the story of a friend of mine who won a HUGE piece of business because of a little thing he did that made a big difference to the potential client. [iframe style="border:none"...

Getting The Small Things Right

It's tempting to gloss over small areas of misalignment or misunderstanding because they seem like no big deal in the moment. However, those small areas of misalignment can become big problems later. On this episode, we share a few ways this happens to leaders and...

Who Makes The Call?

Clear lines of authority are critical to effective creative work. On this episode, I share why authority is important, and challenge you to consider where the authority lies with your current projects. [iframe style="border:none"...

I'm Todd Henry.

I'm Todd Henry.

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