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Brian Gardner
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Lives in Chicago, IL
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Are you a creative?  Read this.
Aim for a more focused, inspired and productive style of creative work.
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Listen up while +Paul Jarvis and I talk about stuff.
As creative entrepreneurs, we have a tendency to get stuck in the learning process, and fail to push the needle by taking action. Perpetuated by fear and criticism, the failure to launch a product can be crippling. We continually find ourselves spinning our wheels and getting stuck in a place that’s completely avoidable. It’s aPlay Episode
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Stuff is the best :)
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“It’s the ability to choose which makes us human” ~ Madeleine L’Engle
A three step process to making sure you make the best decisions every time.
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well put

so many people want everything now, now , now and will walk over the top of anyone to get it.

or if they don't get what they want or if things don't work out like they hoped, they can't deal with it.

i guess some of us are privileged with the ability to think...differently
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Over the last couple months of running No Sidebar, I’ve identified three types of people that I want to specifically cater to.
As an online entrepreneur, I am learning just how crucial being agile is to running a successful business. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with being involved in a personal project — especially when you’re passionate about it — but continually keeping your audience in mind is always a good thing. Over the last couple months ofPlay Episode
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Sometimes you need go unscripted with your podcast.

http://rainmaker.fm/audio/sidebar/obsession-kills/
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Here's where I ramble for 14 minutes about what I've learned so far as a DIY podcaster.
In a world that is filled with ambitious online entrepreneurs, it’s time to jump ahead and learn how to produce your own podcast.
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Hey how are you doing
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Here's something that I wrote which is relevant to everyone who works online. Designers, writers, podcasters.
If you want to produce great creativity, you have to consume great creativity.
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New from No Sidebar today.
Fears can leave you blocked. Try these techniques to get back into creative flow.
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What is safe and predictable is not always best.
Following your passion might be the most often given career advice. But it just might be steering you in the wrong direction.
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Some things need a yes, others get a no.
Being busy isn't the same as being productive. Here's one skill that will help you schedule your own most important work.
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Spot on!
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Have you ever wondered what makes a person successful?
It’s not the smartest most creative people who see the most success in life. It’s those who do these three unexpected things.
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New issue today at No Sidebar, courtesy of +Jeff Goins 
It seems everywhere you look today people are talking about what they’re meant to do.
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December 27
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Jesus Follower. Lucky Husband. Proud Father. Starbucks Addict. Sarah McLachlan Fan. Partner at Copyblogger Media.
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