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Take out the crazy in creativity- Working with artists to create what you want

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Taking charge of your creativity and learning when to say

There’s a whole lot of craziness in creativity, and that’s not a bad thing. I learned you have to stop rationalising situations to death. If you do, you won’t bring your creativity to life. On the opposite end, unchecked creativity is not always a good thing. We all have thoughts, ideas and dreams. Once we get a bit brave and start taking action, it can be too addictive. Suddenly, you become Mr/Ms brave and EVERY IDEA IS A GOOD IDEA. You lose perspective on what you want to achieve, and get caught up in the possibility of it all.

Why start a fashion brand? The creation behind Misanthropix

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Let's start at the very beginning, a very good place to start!

Let me take you back to 2016. I’d left one dead-end job for another. This one had better pay and a cooler image. I hated it. Every weekday felt like an Orwellian nightmare. Spacing out on crowded underground trains, trying to forget that I was pressed against hundreds of bodies, deep under the ground of London. Arriving at a modern, soulless office building that I hated, to survive for eight hours, tolerating people I didn’t belong with, before I could space out again on another packed train home. Every once in a while, I would snap out of it and look around me.  Wondering how my life got here, and trying not to feel overwhelmed by a sense of dread and despair. I knew I was better than the job I was in, the existence I was carping out for myself. I wanted to LIVE, take charge of my life; feel like I had a purpose I was proud of. For my work, my actions, my very life to have meaning. I didn’t want to be on automatic, doi…

5 SIGNS YOU'RE AN ENTREPRENEUR

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What are the 5 signs that you are an entrepreneur? I had this crazy thought the other day. It’s nearly two years to the day since I left my secure job. Since then, my attitude and general way of thinking have done a 180. I’m at the start of this path, but already, there are so many marked differences in my approach to life, problems and possibilities. I wanted to document my personal journey on this path, but it never occurred to me to examine the changes in ME. Since this is my first post, I thought it might be a good place to start! So here we go…