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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).
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United Kingdom

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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).

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English

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+447816848327


Episodes

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

8/13/2018
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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 […] Related Stories The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie BolanderMaking Better Choices When it Matters with Sara Milne RoweJosh Szepps on 21st Century Media: TV, Radio, Podcasting and...

Duration:01:05:09

Making Better Choices When it Matters with Sara Milne Rowe

8/6/2018
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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 […] Related Stories Josh Szepps on 21st Century Media: TV, Radio, Podcasting and BeyondThe Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie BolanderTodd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding Tigers

Duration:01:04:03

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

7/30/2018
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This week’s guest on The 21st Century Creative podcast is Josh Szepps, 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 […] Related Stories The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie BolanderTodd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding TigersJavier Weyler: A Journey into Sound

Duration:01:20:07

DIY Professional Development for Creatives with Gabriela Pereira

7/23/2018
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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 […] Related Stories The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie BolanderPoetry as Discovery with Mimi KhalvatiTodd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding Tigers

Duration:00:53:00

The Business of Sharing Joy with Daniel Boettcher

7/16/2018
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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 […] Related Stories The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie BolanderPoetry as Discovery with Mimi KhalvatiTodd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding Tigers

Duration:01:02:45

The Entrepreneur Ethos with Jarie Bolander

7/9/2018
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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 […] Related Stories Todd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding TigersPoetry as Discovery with Mimi KhalvatiJavier Weyler: A Journey into Sound

Duration:00:59:35

Poetry as Discovery with Mimi Khalvati

7/2/2018
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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 […] Related Stories Todd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding TigersSteven Pressfield on Truth and FictionJavier Weyler: A Journey into Sound

Duration:01:04:21

Todd Henry: Leading Creatives Is Like Herding Tigers

6/25/2018
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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 […] Related Stories Javier Weyler: A Journey into Sound5 Creative Coaching Techniques To Get Yourself UnstuckHow Neil Young Became the First Artist to Get Sued for Not...

Duration:00:54:42

Javier Weyler: A Journey into Sound

6/18/2018
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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 […] Related Stories From Uncertainty to Creativity: an Interview with Jonathan FieldsTina Roth Eisenberg’s Labours of Love – Kicking off Season 2 of The 21st...

Duration:01:16:06

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

6/11/2018
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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 […] Related Stories Steven Pressfield on Truth and FictionCreating a Job that Doesn’t Exist with Aileen Bennett21 Insights from 21 Years as a Creative Coach

Duration:01:05:32

Creating a Job that Doesn’t Exist with Aileen Bennett

7/31/2017
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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 […] Comments I'd like to be a travelling good/crazy idea, random ...by Sophie Exintaris Related Stories The Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna PennDesigning a Global Small Business...

Duration:00:57:44

Freeing the Natural Voice with Kristin Linklater

7/24/2017
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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 […] Related Stories The Floatation Tank: a Short Cut to Your Superpower? with Nick DuninThe Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna PennKill Email...

Duration:01:15:36

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

7/17/2017
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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 […] Related Stories The Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna PennDesigning a Global Small Business with Laurie MillotteHow Virtual Reality Will Shape Our Future with Fabrice...

Duration:01:12:34

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

7/10/2017
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This week’s guest on the 21st Century Creative Podcast is Jocelyn K. Glei, Founding Editor of 99U and author of Unsubscribe: How to Kill Email Anxiety, Avoid Distractions, and Get Real Work Done. Jocelyn was instrumental in turning 99U into the iconic brand for creatives it is today – editing the magazine site 99U.com and […] Comments Yes, a lot of the value of assets comes when you combine ...by Mark McGuinnessYour comments on asset-creation made me stop and think. As an ...by Joel D...

Duration:01:07:03

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

7/3/2017
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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 […] Comments This was a fascinating podcast! So far the one that made me ...by Otir Related Stories The Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna PennDesigning a Global Small...

Duration:01:18:47

The Successful Creative Mindset with Joanna Penn

6/26/2017
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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 – […] Comments Re: the conversation about why there's such a dichotomy about ...by Joel D CanfieldI'll be coming back to do the challenge, but...

Duration:01:10:33

Designing a Global Small Business with Laurie Millotte

6/19/2017
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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 […] Related Stories Steven Pressfield on Truth and FictionThe Art of Doing Remarkable Things: a Conversation with Steven PressfieldWhat Does...

Duration:01:12:04

How Virtual Reality Will Shape Our Future with Fabrice Bourrelly

6/12/2017
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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 […] Related Stories Steven Pressfield on Truth and FictionCan Computers Think Creatively?Becoming a Linchpin: Free Podcast and...

Duration:01:32:23

Steven Pressfield on Truth and Fiction

6/5/2017
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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 […] Comments Long time fan of Steve's work, so no wails of protest here. ...by Joel D Canfield Related Stories Get My New Book FREE: Productivity for Creative PeopleMy...

Duration:01:27:59

Introducing the 21st Century Creative Podcast, with Scott Belsky on Creative Community

5/18/2017
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Today is the launch of my podcast The 21st Century Creative. It’s designed to help you thrive as a creative professional amid the demands, distractions and opportunities of the brave new world of the 21st century. We’re living at a time of unprecedented opportunity for enterprising, outward-looking creators. And you’ve probably noticed we don’t have […] Comments Thanks for your comments everyone, the very first Creative ...by Mark McGuinnessI'm actually not a creative, yet. For me the...

Duration:00:57:27