Goins, Writer

On Writing, Ideas, and Making a Difference

038: Tips for Making a Good Decision: Interview with Jeff Shinabarger [Podcast]

038: Tips for Making a Good Decision: Interview with Jeff Shinabarger [Podcast]

Part of being a creative person is dealing with all of the opportunities that come your way. Some invitations seem good while others are great. The challenge comes in learning to differentiate between the two.

037: Look at Me: Getting Your Work the Attention it Deserves [Podcast]

037: Look at Me: Getting Your Work the Attention it Deserves [Podcast]

In this day of smart phones and social media, we are constantly being bombarded with distractions. The amount of things begging for our attention is endless. So how do you focus enough to do work that matters?

036: The Secret to Setting Goals That Actually Get Done: Michael Hyatt Interview [Podcast]

The Secret to Setting Goals that Actually Get Done: Interview with Michael Hyatt [Podcast]

How does fear fit in with a happy life? Fear and discomfort are usually avoided at all costs. But according to Michael Hyatt, those are key indicators that we are on the right track

035: What About Me? Avoiding the Comparison Trap [Podcast]

Let’s be honest for a moment. At times, we all want what other people have. We long for the fame and fortune we seem to be missing out on. We are envious. This envy often leads to guilt and shame. But is it always such a bad thing?

034: Create Balance, Create Better Art: Interview with Mars Dorian [Podcast]

We’re all trying to find the balance in life allowing time and space for relationship development, financial income, and artistic expression. But sometimes you have to ignore your work in order to become a better artist.

In this episode of The Portfolio Life, Mars shares how he’s finally found balance for his creative process, in his daily routine, and as a support for building a self-sufficient career.