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How To Navigate Uncertainty With Dr Marion Piper

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

Release Date: 03/07/2023

In conversation with James Parr show art In conversation with James Parr

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

It was an absolute joy to have James Parr, disability advocate, model and athlete on the show. James shares his incredible life story with such openness, honesty and lightheartedness that it was hard to keep then conversation to an hour. In the episode you’ll learn how James became an amputee at age 21, went from a social worker to runway model in the space of a few years and an insight into how he keeps positive and keeps creating the life of his dreams despite the multiple challenges he has faced. A fun, inspiring and truly courageous conversation and an honour to share it here on the...

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In conversation with Hannah, Rainbow History Class show art In conversation with Hannah, Rainbow History Class

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

Hannah is the Author of her first book, Rainbow History Class- your entry into LGBTQ+ history, sharing queer and trans stories from Ancient civilisations all the way up to the internet. In this inspiring conversation Hannah and I discuss who gets to record and tell history and how diversity in gender and sexual orientation can often be excluded from the narrative. Hannah also offers tips and insights into building her social media audience and making viral videos with millions of views as well as the process behind landing her first book deal and writing. Check out her work here...

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In conversation with Angus, Co-Founder of Ārepa show art In conversation with Angus, Co-Founder of Ārepa

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

On today’s episode I had the pleasure of meeting Angus the co-founder of the world's first brain drink. Ārepa is a neuroscientist-backed brand based in NZ and improving brain health around the world. Angus shares insights into where this incredible business idea came from and the steps he took to bring the idea to life. An incredible start-up story that didn’t follow the conventional path but that has attracted some of the worlds leading athletes and creative minds as customers and fans. I personally love the drink and the team have offered a discount code to listeners of the show Use...

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How To Navigate Uncertainty With Dr Marion Piper show art How To Navigate Uncertainty With Dr Marion Piper

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

On today's episode I caught up with Dr Marion Piper, Creativity Coach and all around legend. We discussed the role that creativity and art plays in times of uncertainty and how we as creative entrepreneurs can find ways to continually expand and grow our businesses when times are tough.  Marion is an expert in the field of identifying big and small traumas in our lives and stories and offers us insights and tools as to how we can transmute the hardest challenges in our lives into art.  We also discuss what differences we've noticed in our lives and businesses post covid and what...

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In conversation with Montaigne show art In conversation with Montaigne

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

In this episode I caught up with an Australian singer/songwriter and icon, white literally - Montaigne was Australia’s Eurovision contestant in 2021 and has a long list of accomplishments including a recent collaboration with David Byrne from the Talking Heads. They share their story of stumbling into the music industry, how they stay inspired to create art and tips for those looking to get started. An incredibly humble, talented and inspiring artist who is staying in their own lane whilst making art from an authentic place and taking us all on the journey with them.  Check out their...

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Hot content creation tips with Bianca Beers show art Hot content creation tips with Bianca Beers

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

From my IG live with content creator and artist Bianca Beers, where we discussed how to become a content creator as a career, the best motivation to get started on your content and practical tips to make it work for your business. Bianca shares incredible but relatable tips and stories on how she got started, gets clients and advice for getting yourself back in the content creation game.  Check out Biancas work here 

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How to overcome fear show art How to overcome fear

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

On today’s episode I discuss lessons learnt from Rich Diviney’s book The Attributes, in particular the topic of fear. I often gets asked by coaching clients and our community about ‘how to overcome fear?’ I see it a lot in people who have an idea that they want to make a reality but who find that fear stops them from taking action. Diviney’s book shares research and insights into what exactly fear is and how moving towards it, is one of the best ways to overcome it.  In this episode I share tips and tricks for how you can put this into action to ‘just start’ and explore how...

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How to know if my idea will work show art How to know if my idea will work

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I've had a few coaching clients of late reach a point of needing help to finally give their side hustles their all in order to help them finally leave a job that isn't serving them anymore. I often get asked about when and how to make the leap from a full time or part time job so as to give their business idea or side hustle a solid crack. It's a tough one to give a blanket answer to but in this episode I share how I felt and what I did when I transitioned from my '9-5' to StartUp Creative and insights into how to make it work for you.    Even if you've already started and...

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4 Myths About Goal Setting That Could Be Holding You Back show art 4 Myths About Goal Setting That Could Be Holding You Back

StartUp Creative - Your go-to source for straight-up business advice

On today's episode I attempt to bust some of the common myths and stories that keep us from effective goal setting. Based on a research paper 'Role of Goal Orientation, Ability, Need for Achievement, and Locus of Control in the Self-Efficacy and Goal-Setting Process' I cover what are the key factors to setting goals that one goes on to accomplish.  I share practical tips on how to better position yourself for success, ignite your motivation and sustain your efforts towards your goals in order to improve your chances of success. 

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In conversation with the founders of Foile show art In conversation with the founders of Foile

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On today's episode we chat with Su and Alex, the co-founders of a conscious beauty brand that we all love - Foile.  The pair chat about their startup story and how they got into business together and their tips for starting a business as co-founders. We also discuss the importance in taking your time in the research and development stage when starting a product based business. The couple also shared the real side of running a startup from having to find solutions to their packaging when things didn't go to plan, pivoting their business during covid and moving into a new...

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On today's episode I caught up with Dr Marion Piper, Creativity Coach and all around legend. We discussed the role that creativity and art plays in times of uncertainty and how we as creative entrepreneurs can find ways to continually expand and grow our businesses when times are tough. 
Marion is an expert in the field of identifying big and small traumas in our lives and stories and offers us insights and tools as to how we can transmute the hardest challenges in our lives into art. 
We also discuss what differences we've noticed in our lives and businesses post covid and what we've had to put in place to manage the stress and big lifestyle changes that came with such a prolonged amount of hardship and uncertainty.
 
Check out Marions work here https://marionpipercreative.com