Art & Commerce

Posted by Nick Onken | May 14, 2018
145: Amber Rae – How to Focus on Wonder and Worry Less

"How do we embrace all our messy and uncomfortable emotions and treat them as allies on our path rather than enemies that are trying to hurt us?" Today on the...

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Posted by Nick Onken | March 28, 2018
141: Five Mistakes Beginner Creatives Make

It’s easy to find yourself analyzing everything and not actually creating. Today I want to talk about some of the mistakes I see people make when they are just beginning...

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Posted by Nick Onken | March 21, 2018
140: Gabriel Urist – How To Stay Disciplined In Your Craft

Jewelry is not an organic kind of art: it’s a lot of measuring and calculating. Today’s guest, Gabriel Urist, is a big name in streetwear world. A jewelry designer and...

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Posted by Nick Onken | February 28, 2018
137: Nick Onken – Art, Fear, and Resilience

Business is always going to have ups and downs, and the creatives that succeed are the ones that push through that. Today I’m talking about something that has been on...

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Posted by Nick Onken | February 15, 2018
136: James Goldcrown – How to Create a Brand Out of Your Art

I’m very lucky that I get to do something that has a simple message but reaches so many people. Today I’m talking to returning guest James Goldcrown. I had him...

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Posted by Nick Onken | January 31, 2018
135: Nick Onken – 7 Tips For Building Relationships

I was just in Mexico with a mastermind, which is a group of high level individuals who come together to help each other with life and business. My time there...

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Posted by Nick Onken | January 17, 2018
134: Mark Manson – How To Prioritize Which F*cks To Give

If I’m not excited about something the readers aren’t going to be excited either. Mark Manson has blown up over the last couple years selling over 2 million copies of...

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Posted by Nick Onken | September 13, 2017
131: Nick Onken – 8 Must Reads for Creative Entrepreneurs

Real artists will take the time to create a business around what their craft. Today I’m sharing with you some of the books that have helped me along my creative...

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Posted by Nick Onken | July 26, 2017
127: Adam Ward – How to Make a Living Playing with Lego

I thought it was so cool that this toy could interact with all my other toys. Today I’m talking to a truly unique artist whose medium is Lego: Adam Ward....

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Posted by Nick Onken | July 12, 2017
125: Anna Bulbrook – How To Transition To A New Creative Career

You can come for a really sick lineup and know that you’re getting some feminism mixed in there. Being a woman in the music scene is very different from being...

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