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Douglas Eby
Works at The Creative Mind series of sites
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Barbara Sher comments: “Unlike those people who seem to find and be satisfied with one area of interest, you’re genetically wired to be interested in many...”

Emma Watson says, "I'm interested in so many different things, I could never really imagine myself doing one thing and I'm pretty sure that I'll end up doing four or five different things. I want to be a Renaissance woman."
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Being highly sensitive is a common experience for many, if not most, gifted people. It is related to intensity and excitabilities.
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"I’ve been a freelancer for 30 years. Like you, I love the freedom to do work I’m proud of” Seth Godin
Coach, entrepreneur and business school leader Marie Forleo enthuses about him: “I’ve been a big fan of Seth Godin for years. I adore his books, his blog, his perspective on the world..."
Seth Godin says, "I've been a freelancer for 30 years. I love the freedom of being able to do work I'm proud of...this course is for you, about you..."
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"Creativity scares us...we often reject it in favour of predictability and conventionality." Bruce Nussbaum http://buff.ly/2jrv5ei
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Free Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur webinar Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - with Heather Dominick, founder of A Course In Business Miracles http://highlysensitive.org/HSEwebinar

Discover The 13 Steps You Must Have To Create The Solid, Sustainable Financial Success You Desire As A Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur (HSE)

"During this uniquely designed for HSEs class you’ll learn:

* What to do when you feel overwhelmed so it doesn’t stop you in your tracks

* What you need to prioritize during your business day (so it feels good, gets done and generates income)

* Who you need to speak to in order to attract your ideal clients (and how it doesn’t need to feel all intimidating)

*and a whole lot more..."
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Uncommon abilities and uncommon vulnerabilities
Learn about the "Social & Emotional Empowerment Program" by Sharon M Barnes, Therapist for Sensitive and Gifted. http://thecreativemind.net/ACES

In this video she notes:
"Creative gifted and twice exceptional people often have both uncommon abilities and uncommon vulnerabilities - having both of these together can be a very difficult combination.

"The key here is to understand that in order to fully develop those uncommon abilities one often has to accommodate the uncommon vulnerabilities."
https://www.facebook.com/HighAbility/videos/1423133294388076/
Uncommon abilities and uncommon vulnerabilities Learn about the "Social & Emotional Empowerment Program" by Sharon M Barnes, Therapist for Sensitive and...
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CASIGY™* Social-Emotional ACES HOME VIDEO PROGRAM
http://thecreativemind.net/ACES
"We designed the CASIGY™ (Creative, Acutely Aware, Super-Sensitive, Intense and/or Gifted You-s) Social-Emotional ACES Home Video Program™ to help you become ACES, that is, skilled experts in the Social-Emotional arena.

"You’ll learn to ride the intense waves of emotion in your CASIGY life, instead of being pulled under by them."
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“These people are first class. The best of the best. That’s the freelancer each of us is capable of being.”
How can being a freelancer work out for creative people? // One article notes that creative freelancers “include web designers, copywriters, programmers and photographers. “As a freelancer, you’re not an entrepreneur. But you do...
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Artists can “use all of who they are as the wellspring of their creativity.”
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“Actors, because that’s their career, can be sort of self-obsessed.” Kristen Bell photo: Sarah Silverman
Kristen Bell: "Actors and actresses can be sort of self-obsessed." Ben Affleck: "Narcissism is the part of my personality that I am the least proud of."
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Can you be a successful entrepreneur and a highly sensitive person?

The personality trait of high sensitivity can include being multipassionate and dissatisfied with routine jobs, and also be a strength as an entrepreneur.
Being a highly sensitive person can lead to being multipassionate and dissatisfied with routine jobs, and also be a strength as an entrepreneur.
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Creativity and personal development.
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Douglas Eby, M.A./Psychology, is a writer, researcher and online publisher on psychology, developing creativity and personal growth. He is creator of the Talent Development Resources series of sites, and author of the book
Developing Multiple Talents - The personal side of creative expression.
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  • Boston University
    B.A./Psychology, present
  • National University
    M.A./Psychology, present
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Carol Tuttle on Protecting Your Energy
highlysensitive.org

You are most energetic and vibrant when you’re in touch with your own energy, experiencing your own subtle energies and feelings, not everyo

Creative Inspiration: The Art of Discovery book | The Inner Actor
theinneractor.com

What experiences inspired you to pursue being an actor or other artist? This book is about those kinds of experiences.

Creating To Maintain Meaning | Developing Multiple Talents
developingmultipletalents.com

Making meaning is especially crucial for creative people, and one of the potential consequences of insufficient meaning in our lives and wor

Developing Creativity newsletter 9-15-14
www.slideshare.net

Developing Creativity newsletter Sep 15 - *Work-Life-Creative Balance video; *Self-Esteem video; *Facebook Community for Introverted Artists

Pathologizing and Stigmatizing | High Ability
highability.org

Many of the brightest, most creative children and adults are wrongly diagnosed as having behavioral, emotional, or mental disorders.

Dealing With Stage Fright and Public Speaking Fear
anxietyreliefsolutions.com

Many people presenting or performing on stage experience the anxiety of stage fright or public speaking fear. Experts talk about how it can

Pamela Slim On Forging Your Path As An Entrepreneur
theinnerentrepreneur.com

Business coach and author Pamela Slim provides comprehensive guides to forging your own path as an entrepreneur.

The Transformational Author Experience Program | The Inner Writer
theinnerwriter.com

Classes in The Transformational Author Experience program are from top writing, publishing and book marketing experts, including bestselling

Shyness and High Sensitivity - On Stage or Off
highlysensitive.org

Many performers and actors experience shyness and are introverted or highly sensitive. Many people find performing changes their level of se

Programs for Authors and Writer Entrepreneurs
theinnerwriter.com

These programs can provide substantial guidance and resources to enhance your success as an aspiring author or writer entrepreneur.

Joanna Penn: Eliminate What Keeps You From Being Productive | The Inner ...
theinnerwriter.com

Author Joanna Penn is a writer entrepreneur who uses approaches to reduce overwhelm and distractions in order to create more books and produ

Judith Orloff on Coping With Emotional Overload | Highly Sensitive
highlysensitive.org

By Judith Orloff, MD. - In my book, I emphasize the importance of learning how to stay centered in a stressful, highly emotionally charged w

Viggo Mortensen on The Power of Art and Staying Childlike | The Creative...
thecreativemind.net

Multitalented artist Viggo Mortensen notes “The function of artists is to keep people childlike in a positive way. To keep open to the world

Intensity and Being Creative | Developing Multiple Talents
developingmultipletalents.com

A personality trait that may often accompany high sensitivity (experienced by many, or most, creative people) is high intensity. This is ano

Artists and Addiction | TalentDevelop
talentdevelop.com

A number of people, including artists, use and abuse drugs, substances and activities to the point where they risk addiction and limit their

Cheryl Richardson and Alanis Morissette Retreat - Be More Creative | Tal...
talentdevelop.com

Self-Care for the Creative Soul with Cheryl Richardson and Alanis Morissette is a retreat March 2nd-6th, 2014, at Miraval Resort in Tucson,

» Creative Expression and Sexual Abuse - The Creative Mind
blogs.psychcentral.com

Many people experience unwanted sexual contact, rape and other forms of sexual abuse and help deal with the aftermath through creative expre

The Usefulness of Quieting the Mind
www.scoop.it

By Mirabai Bush"At Google, bright young engineers have been sitting in front of screens for most of their lives. They are outer focused. Dat