Podcast Week: #1 Silencing The Inner Critic with Danny Gregory

This week on the blog, I’ll be featuring all podcast interviews — some me interviewing others, some others interviewing me — perfect for any vacati...

“Your Self Promotion is Not About You” — What This Really Means

I know it sounds like a contradiction, but trust me when I say that effective marketing isn’t about you. It’s about them — your ideal clients. Her...

[Podcast] #295 Value-Based Bartering with Michael e. Stern

Here’s #7 in a series of chatty (but meaty) conversations between me and time lapse filmmaker, Michael e. Stern of BuildaBetterPhotograph.com. In ...

[Podcast] How to get projects that are perfect for you

Has this ever happened to you? You hear about a project and think to yourself, “That is perfect for me!” The only problem: the client doesn’t know...

Top 10 podcasts of 2015

Instead of waistline-expansion, take time before the year ends for brain-expansion! Cozy up and expand your knowledge with our most popular podcasts from 2015.     Episode 1, #HOWLive 2015 Speaker Podcast Series: Aaron Draplin Freelancers + staffing firms? Pros & cons + latest trends with Andy Epstein, author of The Corporate Creative Pricing Wisdom…

Interview with the illustration “king” of self-promotion, Daniel Pelavin

Daniel Pelavin is entering his 5th decade as a typographic designer and illustrator. I had the pleasure of meeting him at the Graphic Artists Guild’s Reboot, Retool, Refuel conference. He was pointed out as being “the king of self-promotion,” and of course, I had to find out more.  Daniel agreed to an interview so I asked him…

How one illustrator is getting business on LinkedIn

I just did an interview with talented illustrator, Tim Read, about the marketing tools that are working for his business. He shares: • Exactly how...