Today's guest, Stefan Kunz, has built a creative empire with lettering and digital products. At such a young age, you’d think his amassing of an Instagram audience of over 300K+ loyal followers happened overnight, but I can assure you it didn’t. Today we pulled back the curtain on audience building, showing up every day, building digital products and setting big targets. Let me know what you think. Take a screenshot of the podcast episode you’re listening to and tag me on IG...
Do you struggle with clarity and focus on your vision? This was me recently until a recent life-changing experience. Today I'm breaking down the biggest takeaways from the biggest names in the world who spoke at the Summit of Greatness in October. This one is going to rock you like it rocked me. Let me know what you think. Take a screenshot of the podcast episode you’re listening to and tag me on Instagram @perspectivepodcast or Twitter—and let’s connect.
EPISODE 100 BABY! You're in for a treat. I've listened to hours of previous guest episodes and strategically plucked out some of the best golden nuggets. These people's words made a significant impact on my daily mindset and approach and I feel it will hit home with you too. The following, in no particular order, are the Top 10 Tips from Industry Juggernauts to Elevate Your Creative Hustle. So sit back, open your mind, and let this heavy dose of knowledge vibrate through your body and...
Today’s guest is Kyle Letendre aka @HeyKyle. He's a groovy magician who casts spellbinding expressive lettering and illustrations for some of the biggest kids on the block like Instagram, Jack White, and McDonald's. His winding road and story to embracing his identity, discovering his style and chasing what he loves is inspiring to say the least. Let me know what you think. Take a screenshot of the podcast episode you’re listening to and tag me on IG @perspectivepodcast or Twitter and let’s...
Today we chop it up with Michael Fugoso aka FUGS aka @Fugstrator on the Grams. He's an insane illustrator and designer out of San Diego. He has an incredible story of showing up late to the party but becoming the center of attention with his unique style, obsession and personality. Let me know what you think. Take a screenshot of the podcast episode you’re listening to and tag me on IG @perspectivepodcast or Twitter and let’s connect.
Today's episode is a 4 Step Blueprint for Kicking Major Ass in Life & Your Creative Pursuits. Overall, I want to give you the firepower for transforming your words, thoughts, and beliefs to create the world you want for yourself and others.
It’s good to have a plan in life, especially with your creative pursuits...yet things don't always go according to plan. You've learned by now that life isn't always sunshine and rainbows. You have to deal with the darkness and tornados that will throw you off course. Today's episode is about rolling with life's punches and responding to adversity.
Today we dive into Part 3 of the 3 Life Lessons Learned From Pizza Series. Life Lesson #3 is all about Learning to Love the Crust. The crust is those rough patches in your life when you feel lost, depressed, and insignificant—like you have nothing to offer this world. I'm going to convince you to love the crust as it's molding you to the person you're supposed to become.
Today we dive into Part 2 of the 3 Life Lessons Learned From Pizza Series. Life Lesson #2 is a reminder to Take Life One Slice at a Time I share with you my story of hitting rock bottom on my way to overcoming adversity and starting Perspective-Collective. We then focus on failing as fast as you can, how quantity leads to quality and to remember the joy of why you started in the first place. I hope you're hungry.
Today we embark on a 3 part episodic adventure of 3 Life Lessons Learned from Loving Pizza. Starting off with Life Lesson #1 (Part 1) - Understanding You're Not Pizza. We dive deep into the makings of a people pleaser and how to break this mentality that can cripple your creativity. The focus is on NOT creating for the masses, staying in your own lane, navigating your sweet spot and fighting back against comparison.
This week we're doing something different as I'm always looking to shake things up and bring you value. Instead of radio silence, I'm sharing an episode I was recently on for my friend Trevor Carlson's The Formula Podcast. This time around, you'll hear me interviewed on topics that are a staple in what I share with you on a weekly basis. Today, Trevor has me peel back the layers and give you the formula for: - Tackling imposter syndrome - Allocating hours to your dream - Dusting yourself off...
This week, we dice it up with Brian Manley of Fun with Robots over going full-time freelance, dealing with clients, and being a sponge vs. a brick. At the end of the day, you always want to be a porous sponge soaking up the rich abundant knowledge that life has to offer.
It's ironic how this world of video games parallels life and our creative pursuits. There are so many things we want to accomplish, but each dream requires facing some type of fear. You have to slay the Boss to unlock that next level. The following is meant to hype you up and prepare you to face the Bosses in every facet of your daily and creative life. Treat it like a game with unlimited lives, and use your fear to your advantage.
Many people will perceive what you do as a hobby as they don't comprehend where you are in your creative career. It's hard for them to fully understand the value of your time and craft so they feel the're doing you a favor by offering you the chance to work for exposure. Maybe you also don't fully understand your own value? Today my goal is to make you believe that your time and skillset are valuable and to fuel your hunger to relentlessly pursue the monetization of your craft.
Today’s guest is Lisa Quine, one of Cleveland’s rising creative talents. She's built quite a name for herself over the years, and I often wonder when she sleeps. In today’s episode, we chop it up over topics like: • The importance of routines and balancing your time • Personal development, priorities, and values • Finding time to grind and shine • Her client process • Must haves for being stranded on an island and much more...
Today’s guest is lettering Goliath and child-at-heart Erik Marinovich out of San Francisco. Not only does Erik’s playful-yet-crafted letterforms scream FUN, you can also tell he is enjoying every minute that goes into his work. In today’s episode, we go deep into topics like: - Constantly pushing your limits and exploring new styles - Striking while the iron’s hot - Balancing work and life - Attracting and creating new opportunities - His favorite drink and of course...pizza
Today’s guest is my brother Nick Sambrato from the behemoth print shop Mama’s Sauce, a top-notch spot color printmaking shop specializing in letterpress, hot foil, and screen printing reigning from Orlando, Florida. Today, Nick and I cover a buffet of topics such as: - Balancing three obsessions - Having a plan yet facing the unknown - Staying forever curious - Chasing and climbing your Everest