I remember the moment I proudly proclaimed, “I’m going to create my own creative online biz.” One of my friends turned milk-powder pale and said, “Dude, you have to compete with the whole world online. You’ll stand no chance.” Not only did I unfriend him later, but I also smelled the BS behind this statement. [...]

How to get damn good at your craft

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If you’re anything like me, you’re interested in perfecting your skill. Interested in getting so good that people CAN’T ignore you. (imagine your preferred client throwing dollar bills at the screen, shouting “Shut up and take my money !’) In this post, I’m going to share my tips of leveling up your craft so you [...]

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8 trends that will drastically change your future (digital) life

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hello fellow creative crusader and time traveler The end of the year is nigh, which is a perfect opportunity to write about the future, heh. I believe that if you want to stay relevant in your online biz, you should anticipate the future to see where the puck may go. It will open your mind [...]

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5 tips on how to woo your clients with words (and make them pay you with pleasure)

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A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… No, scratch that, it was just around my street. I met up with a creative who was incredible at what he did. He wasn’t good, he was finger licking fire f-awesome. And yet, he had problems attracting clients, and he never understood why. Neither did [...]

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The age-old question answered : What’s the one thing that makes creatives succeed online ?

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  I get asked this question so many times I could make it my national anthem. O say can you see, what makes creatives succeed ? Seriously. But what’s the answer ? Ask me three years ago and I would have given you the standard answer : Be passionate blahblah be obsessive blah blah be hungry [...]

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Why You Should Lie to Yourself if You Want to be Successful

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I want to give you an example. I meet up with blogger friends in Berlin. One of which was from Japan. Let’s call him Kenji. Let’s say Kenji is a special character. He’s short, ugly and speaks broken English. If you see him, you either ignore or feel sorry for him. Except you shouldn’t feel [...]

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Are you cut out for a creative career ? Find out in this post.

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Whenever I tell people about making money online through my creative career, they drool. With mouths wide open.And sparkling eyes. (not all of them, but many) I don’t know what they picture – maybe that I’m floating in a golden castle above the sky, slurping Pina Coladas with my unicorn friends and ending the work [...]

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