Episodes

How I Got Scammed For $4,000 on Nion Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | May 15, 2019
157: Nick Onken – How I Got Scammed For $4,000

"We can't choose our circumstances or what happens to us, but we can certainly choose what we do with it." It happened while I was on a trip, of course. While out of town, I got an offer for a sweet gig that I was hard pressed to turn down. But so it goes that...

Posted by Nick Onken | April 30, 2019
156: Srinivas Rao – Creating For Your Audience of One

"When you expect nothing, everything comes to you." As creatives, we are constantly trying to balance our desires to hone our craft and our vision and promote our work to the world, often times chasing what we hope will make the biggest impact on other people. But our guest today is here to tell you...

Posted by Nick Onken | April 17, 2019
155: Nick Onken – Taking Out Your Mind Trash

"It's that monkey brain chatter of worry, fear, and anxiety, and all the thoughts that come from worrying about the future and regretting the past." To stay healthy, we make sure we eat the right foods and keep hydrated. To stay clean, we brush our teeth and wash ourselves. Why should taking care of our...

Posted by Nick Onken | March 16, 2019
Five Myths to Dispel for Creatives

Guest Post by Commercial Photographer, Mathieu Young There is a lot of mythology surrounding the life of a freelancer. Some of it is real, and some of it we need to toss into the trash can. It’s hard enough to be a creative - let’s not make it harder by buying into these five common...

Allyn Reid on Nion Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | March 12, 2019
154: Allyn Reid – Creating From Your Soul Sovereignty

"I think we all begin in the same place. We came in awake." Near death experiences. The dark night of the soul. The death of the ego. These are the moments when you realize you have been sleeping for so long, you don't remember what it's like to wake up. But how do we wake...

Posted by Nick Onken | February 26, 2019
153: Tools For Developing Your Inner World

"The inner world is the most important world to generate success." Hello fellow NIONites! Today, we're talking about taking care of yourself and your inner world, and how you can make the most out of all of your experiences. This past year has been difficult for me, as it might have been for you as...

Michael Roderick on Nion Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | February 6, 2019
152: Michael Roderick – How To Become Referable

"Patterns are often the precursor for frameworks." Creative people often feel stuck on their path towards success. First, you start with an entry level job, struggling to make ends meet while you create your art. Then eventually, through many difficult situations, you may or may not end up being successful with your passion. But our...

11 Things on Nion Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | January 16, 2019
151: 11 Things I Learned This Year

"No matter where you're at or what you're going through, it's important to keep moving, keep your head up and keep going." 2018 is done and I know most of us, myself included, are happy to see it go. This past year has been a year of growth and learning for me and I'm excited...

Shawn Stevenson on Nion Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | December 18, 2018
150: Shawn Stevenson – Elevate Your Creativity While You Sleep

"The human mind is the most powerful pharmacy on the planet." We've all heard it before, that sleep is the most important thing you can do for your overall health. But did you know how much it can affect your health? From increasing creativity and energy, to helping weight loss and build muscles, to healing our...