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Candace Nicholson
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"Well, that's just how creatives are."
"That's pretty typical behavior for a creative."
"Creatives are just like that. That's why they need someone like you to help them."

I heard these comments in a recent discussion and they ruffled my feathers. Here's why...
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Authenticity is a tricky topic to address in a world that wants us to conform in order to succeed, but stand out in order to show value. Where do you find that line? Author, scholar and storyteller Brene Brown has an idea.
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Anyone who knows me, knows I love public art -- especially graffiti and street art. But I rarely get to see the creators building the piece in front of me. Well on Saturday, my fortune changed...

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I'm definitely sharing that info about Target vs Walmart with anyone who keeps trying to tell me that I'm throwing my money away at Target because Walmart is cheaper. Because ... it isn't. :-P
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My latest Lotus Moment may have been a coincidence, but it was a much-needed coincidence on very trying day.
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After 19 years of #journaling, I know a thing or three about its benefits? Take a look at how this simple practice can help you weather the storm of mental fatigue, stress and trauma.
Our constantly connected world of ever-present mobile devices, long commutes and familial obligations can easily leave us feeling worn down and struggling to cope. To combat that daily wear-and-tea…
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Networking is the most valuable tool to help you in your job search, but for those who don't have a social circle full of the best movers and shakers in their industry, it can leave you feeling shortshifted.

My latest for The UnderEmployed Life offers a few tips on how to navigate this problem.
Networking is the most underappreciated and effective way to find work in today’s job market. According to sociologist Nancy DiTomaso’s...
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Next weekend is the first Newark International Film Festival. I'm excited about it for purely selfish reasons. But here's why that's not a bad thing...
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Professional #success can’t be measured by others or by a checkbook. So why do so many of us feel like #frauds?
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Artists aren't inclined to agree with other artists on all things. Even when it comes to the purpose and intention of art.
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Soaking up culture when you live in one of the most expensive urban areas in the world is not easy. But I have a few tricks to help you enjoy the arts on a dime. #budgeting   #arts   #culture  
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    Writer, Editor, 2006 - present
    Incandescere connects artists, charities and entrepreneurs to evocative, polished and professional prose.
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I'm one of those "creative" professionals. You know the ones.
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Egghead by day. Creative by night. A lil bit preppy, a lil bit boho. In an open relationship with arts & culture. Working hard to turn my part-time into full-time.
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Ran whitewater in West Virginia. Drove across the U.S. twice. Climbed a small mountain in the Scottish Highlands. Walked the rim of the Meteor Crater. Picnicked on Ward's Island. Hung out in the East Village until 4am.
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Los Angeles - Indianapolis - Frankfort - Allentown - London
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5 Ways to Fail at Redesigning Your Company Website
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How to Run Your Business From the Road
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There are many reasons why a small business owner would want to be mobile. Here are a few tips to keep your business running smoothly while

My Need for Nothing... As an INFJ | Cacofony
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There is nothing that I observe That I do not think about There is nothing that I feel That I do not reflect upon There is nothing that move

Local #BlackPoetsSpeakOut on #BlackLivesMatter | Incandescere
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Political protests takes place in many forms. Some march, some riot, and some create. Here are a few local artists who fight for change with

Penguins vs. Possums #5 - Signed
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Since the dawn of time, a secret war has been waged between two species, each determined to annihilate the other. Throughout the millennia,

The End of TV? - Affordable Online Colleges
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Share this infographic on your site! Source: Special-Education-Degree.net The cable TV business had its worst year ever in 2013, and both ca

Syria's heritage in ruins: before-and-after pictures
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The war in Syria has claimed more than 130,000 lives and, as these images reveal, it is also laying waste to its historic buildings and Unes

55 Free Templates to Make Visual Content Creation Quick & Painless
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Free visual content creation templates for infographics, SlideShares, social media graphics, CTAs, and more!

4 Insanely Tough Interview Questions (and How to Nail Them) | The Daily ...
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“How many people are using Facebook in New York at 2 PM on a Friday?” Before you start to panic, check out our guide to these tough problem-

13 Types of Co-workers We Could Seriously Do Without | The Daily Muse
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There are a few personalities that seem to pop up in every office—here are a few we could do without.

Not Speaking of Spoken Word
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Indianapolis has a spoken word scene, but it's hard to find. How can we change that and help it grow?

5 Big Happiness Myths Debunked--And The Power Of Negative Thinking
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Oliver Burkeman author of the book The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking has spent years studying what makes

Lotus Moment: Falling For Autumn | Incandescere
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I captured a nearby lake on a beautiful fall morning. It was so serene and lovely that it took all I had not to play hooky.

Myanmar rioters attack Muslims and burn homes
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One woman killed and about 70 houses set on fire in trouble near coastal town of Thandwe, according to police.

Cafe Inquiry | Center for Inquiry
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The mission of the Center for Inquiry is to foster a secular society based on science, reason, freedom of inquiry, and humanist values.

BGN Girl: Candace Nicholson ~ Black Girl Nerds
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I never sat at the cool table in the cafeteria. Since I knew early on that I would never fit in with the cool kids, I didn't bother to try.

Lotus Moment: The Evolution Will Be Televised | Incandescere
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image. Why This Is Awesome: I participated in the 50th Anniversary March on Washington yesterday. I took many photos, but this one speaks vo

“What do you do?” How to Introduce Yourself when you’re a Multipotentialite
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Most of us hate being asked what we do. I mean, how do you introduce yourself when there are a dozen different roles that you might assume o

The Diminishing Respect for Creative Content | Incandescere
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Why do some businesses and entrepreneurs feel entitled to free content? Is it symptomatic of our society's lack of respect for the creative

What Happens When Books Go "Out Of Print"? | Incandescere
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Whether you're a Nook reader or a book reader, I recommend Vivienne Romani's documentary Out of Print to everyone interested in literature,

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