10 ways to survive as a creative
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10 ways to survive as a creative

 

Tammy Coron offers up some tips for survival in your crazy creative world. I’m prepping for the zombie apocalypse; extra food, water and other supplies are a must. But that’s not the only type of survival situation I think about. Every day, as a creative individual, I’m doing things to survive in a world where – sometimes – people like me find it difficult to fit in and endure. We’re viewed as weird, unpredictable and stubborn. The truth is, we’re all of those things, but not for the reasons you may think. Subscription offer Creatives are wired uniquely. As such, we must navigate the world in a slightly different manner than non-creatives. These tips can help you survive – and even thrive – alongside the ‘normies’. 01. Slow down. This is one of the most difficult things to do. As a creative, your mind is always running at full speed; not only does this scare people, but it can also discredit you. When you’re miles ahead of the curve, people often think you’re faking it. Many Creatives arrive at a solution when others are still unaware that a problem even exists. The trick is to let people catch up. […]

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