The 21st Century Creative-logo

The 21st Century Creative

Arts & Culture Podcasts >

Poet and creative coach Mark McGuinness brings you inspiration and practical guidance for your creative career or business, and interviews leading artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and other outstanding creators. Take part in the weekly Creative Challenge for your own personal development (there are prizes as well).

Poet and creative coach Mark McGuinness brings you inspiration and practical guidance for your creative career or business, and interviews leading artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and other outstanding creators. Take part in the weekly Creative Challenge for your own personal development (there are prizes as well).
More Information

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Poet and creative coach Mark McGuinness brings you inspiration and practical guidance for your creative career or business, and interviews leading artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and other outstanding creators. Take part in the weekly Creative Challenge for your own personal development (there are prizes as well).

Language:

English

Contact:

+447816848327


Episodes

Your Free Copy of My New Book: 21 Insights for 21st Century Creatives

9/7/2018
More
Today I have a gift for you – my new book, 21 Insights for 21st Century Creatives. You can pick it up for free from Amazon or other bookstores. So what’s the book about? It’s a compilation of the most powerful insights that have emerged from my coaching conversations with creative professionals over the past […] The post Your Free Copy of My New Book: 21 Insights for 21st Century Creatives appeared first on Lateral Action. Comments […] Your Free Copy of My New Book: 21 Insights for 21st...

Duration:00:08:13

Creating a Business You Are Proud of with Patricia van den Akker

8/13/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Patricia van den Akker, the Director of The Design Trust, an organisation based in London with a mission to help designers and makers ‘create a business they are proud of’. Patricia is also the author of Dream Plan Do, an annual planner journal to help […] The post Creating a Business You Are Proud of with Patricia van den Akker appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie BolanderYour Free...

Duration:01:05:09

Making Better Choices When it Matters with Sara Milne Rowe

8/6/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Sara Milne Rowe, one of the leading performance coaches in the UK and the founder of the company Coaching Impact, and the author of The SHED Method: Making Better Choices When It Matters. She works with senior leaders and teams in the creative and media […] The post Making Better Choices When it Matters with Sara Milne Rowe appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Creating a Business You Are Proud of with Patricia van...

Duration:01:04:03

Josh Szeps on 21st Century Media: TV, Radio, Podcasting and Beyond

7/30/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Josh Szeps, a TV and radio host, political commentator and comedian, and creator of the podcast #WeThePeople LIVE. Josh hails from Australia and has spent the last few years living and working in the United States. He was one of the founding hosts of HuffPost […] The post Josh Szeps on 21st Century Media: TV, Radio, Podcasting and Beyond appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Creating a Business You Are Proud of with...

Duration:01:20:07

DIY Professional Development for Creatives with Gabriela Pereira

7/23/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Gabriela Pereira, a writer and teacher who is on a mission ‘to empower writers to take an entrepreneurial approach to their education and professional growth’. Having earned her own MFA – which for those of us outside the US, is a Master of Fine Arts […] The post DIY Professional Development for Creatives with Gabriela Pereira appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Your Free Copy of My New Book: 21 Insights for 21st...

Duration:00:53:00

The Business of Sharing Joy with Daniel Boettcher

7/16/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Daniel Boettcher, the founder of The Intrepid Wendell, a bespoke jewellery salon in Washington, DC. If you visit Daniel’s website you’ll see he greets his visitors with the words ‘We love to share your joy’ – this is the guiding principle of Daniel’s business and […] The post The Business of Sharing Joy with Daniel Boettcher appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Your Free Copy of My New Book: 21 Insights for 21st...

Duration:01:02:45

The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie Bolander

7/9/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Jarie Bolander, a serial entrepreneur, living in San Francisco who has started and run several businesses in the tech, medical and PR sectors. His latest book is The Entrepreneur Ethos: How to Build a More Ethical, Inclusive, and Resilient Entrepreneur Community. Jarie is inventor or […] The post The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie Bolander appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Creating a Business You Are Proud of with...

Duration:00:59:35

Poetry as Discovery with Mimi Khalvati

7/2/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Mimi Khalvati, one of the foremost poets currently writing in the UK. Mimi was born in Tehran, Iran and grew up on the Isle of Wight in England. She is the author of eight collections of poetry published by Carcanet and the editor of several […] The post Poetry as Discovery with Mimi Khalvati appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Your Free Copy of My New Book: 21 Insights for 21st Century CreativesCreating a Business...

Duration:01:04:21

Todd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding Tigers

6/25/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Todd Henry, a speaker, advisor to creative companies, and the author of a string of best-selling books for creatives, including The Accidental Creative, Die Empty and Louder than Words. I joked with Todd that he is also the grandaddy of creative podcasters – he has […] The post Todd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding Tigers appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Creating a Business You Are Proud of with Patricia...

Duration:00:54:42

Javier Weyler: A Journey into Sound

6/18/2018
More
This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Javier Weyler, musician, composer and music designer. Born in Argentina and raised in Venezuela, he achieved national fame with the band Claroscuro before moving to the UK in 2000. Javier will need no introduction for fans of Stereophonics – he was the band’s drummer for […] The post Javier Weyler: A Journey into Sound appeared first on Lateral Action. Related Stories Josh Szepps on 21st Century Media: TV, Radio, Podcasting and...

Duration:01:16:06

Tina Roth Eisenberg’s Labours of Love – Kicking off Season 2 of The 21st Century Creative Podcast

6/11/2018
More
Welcome to the start of Season 2 of The 21st Century Creative, the podcast that helps you thrive as a creative professional amid the demands, distractions and opportunities of the 21st Century. It’s taken several months, many hours of work, and in the case of one interview, several thousand air miles, to put the new […] The post Tina Roth Eisenberg’s Labours of Love – Kicking off Season 2 of The 21st Century Creative Podcast appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:05:32

Creating a Job that Doesn’t Exist with Aileen Bennett

7/31/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Aileen Bennett, Roving Creative Director and Idea Thinker Upper. In today’s interview, we tackle a question that many creative people struggle with – what do you do when you look at the jobs on offer, and none of them seem the right fit? Not even […] The post Creating a Job that Doesn’t Exist with Aileen Bennett appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:00:57:44

Freeing the Natural Voice with Kristin Linklater

7/24/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Kristin Linklater, the world-renowned teacher of voice work for actors and speakers, and the author of Freeing the Natural Voice and Freeing Shakespeare’s Voice. I recorded this interview at Kristin’s Linklater Voice Centre, in her native Orkney, at the end of a week-long course on […] The post Freeing the Natural Voice with Kristin Linklater appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:15:36

The Floatation Tank: a Short Cut to Your Superpower? with Nick Dunin

7/17/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Nick Dunin, co-founder of Beyond Rest, a company that operates float centres in three Australian cities. Nick is on a mission to help people get in touch with their best selves via floating. He’s also had a very unusual journey as an entrepreneur and he […] The post The Floatation Tank: a Short Cut to Your Superpower? with Nick Dunin appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:12:34

Kill Email Anxiety and Do More Meaningful Work with Jocelyn K. Glei

7/10/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Jocelyn K. Glei, Founding Editor of 99U, author of Unsubscribe: How to Kill Email Anxiety, Avoid Distractions, and Get Real Work Done, and host of the Hurry Slowly podcast. Jocelyn was instrumental in turning 99U into the iconic brand for creatives it is today – […] The post Kill Email Anxiety and Do More Meaningful Work with Jocelyn K. Glei appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:07:03

Say Less, Ask More and Communicate Better with Michael Bungay Stanier

7/3/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Michael Bungay Stanier, Founder and Senior Partner of Box of Crayons, a company that helps people and organizations all over the world do less Good Work and more Great Work. Box of Crayons is best known for its coaching programs that give busy leaders the […] The post Say Less, Ask More and Communicate Better with Michael Bungay Stanier appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:18:47

The Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna Penn

6/26/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Joanna Penn, a best-selling, award-nominated thriller writer, as well as a publishing expert and host of The Creative Penn Podcast. Joanna is here to talk about mindset for creatives – specifically, the attitudes and ambitions that distinguish creatives who struggle from those who succeed – […] The post The Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna Penn appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:10:33

Designing a Global Small Business with Laurie Millotte

6/19/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Laurie Millotte, designer and founder of Outshinery.com. On a round-the-world tip, Laurie spent time in Vietnam, Thailand, Japan, Hawaii, Mexico and other countries. And not only did she manage to keep running her existing design business from her laptop, she designed and created an entirely […] The post Designing a Global Small Business with Laurie Millotte appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:12:04

How Virtual Reality Will Shape Our Future with Fabrice Bourrelly

6/12/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Fabrice Bourrelly, artist, architect and Virtual Reality designer. As Fabrice talks about his development as a creator, the conversation ranges from the cave paintings of southern France, to raves in 90s Paris, collaboration with Thomas Heatherwick, Google and Epic Games, and how virtual reality will […] The post How Virtual Reality Will Shape Our Future with Fabrice Bourrelly appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:32:23

Steven Pressfield on Truth and Fiction

6/5/2017
More
This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Steven Pressfield, author of the creativity classic The War of Art and a string of other bestselling fiction and nonfiction books. In today’s show Steve talks about his latest novel, The Knowledge, which he describes as “the origin story of The War of Art“, based […] The post Steven Pressfield on Truth and Fiction appeared first on Lateral Action.

Duration:01:27:59