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There’s a difference between doing your diligence to promote work you believe in, and endlessly pursuing more opportunities for fame.
There’s always another marketing trick. Always another business strategy. Another event to attend or way to get your creative work out there. And I like what Austin Kleon says about marketing…
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Kiss those low traffic days goodbye.
Seed articles bring in new readers every day, and those readers discover your best content by exploring your website once they are there. Seed articles really do exist, and don’t require you to…
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“If you want to change the world, pick up your pen and write.” ― Martin Luther
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Tell the voices of opposition to shut up.
You need to do something for yourself today: Make the decision to stop letting fear rule your life.
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Not all places are creatively equal.
Anyone who has has bought or sold a home knows the three rules of real estate: location, location, location. As it turns out, realtors can teach us creatives a valuable lesson. In the last 20 ye…
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This well-kept secret is your new best friend.
Nobody has to tell you what to write on week one of your new blog. On week one, you are unstoppable. If you hang in there until week six, you are a shriveling mess. What made you think you could…
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Decide where you are going to write. Make it comfortable (but not too comfortable) and make it your sacred writing space.
Those of us with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder have a bit of difficulty when it comes to sitting down to write. We read the articles on finding our voice, but the act of writing, the act…
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You've written a good book if you have to reference it yourself.
Whenever we tell a story, anytime we write a book, or publish a blog post, we’re trying to affect some kind of change. But the future is scary for our readers. They need us to light the way.
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“The best time for planning a book is while you're doing the dishes. ” ― Agatha Christie
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"The beauty of doing something every day is you build up a portfolio of work." —Steph Halligan
Many people believe that if they were to make a living from their creative work, the art itself would suffer. That getting paid somehow cheapens their craft, when in reality, they have finally rece…
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"All is given to us as raw material, as clay, so that we may shape our art.” ― Jorge Luis Borges
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A blog on writing, ideas, and making a difference
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Hi I'm Jeff. I'm an idea guy, communicator, and all around cool dude.

I also have a blog.

And a Twitter (@jeffgoins).

And a Facebook page.

Most importantly, though, I am a BIG fan of Pez.
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