I spent so many years in the creative peloton. Unsurprisingly, this didn't win me any medals. It was when I started new things that bucked convention that the world started to show interest.
A few times during my life, I've felt that things couldn’t be fixed, that I was doomed to failure. I was a regular passenger on the downward-spiral helter-skelter. And now I've learned that with practice, it's possible to quickly reverse that feeling.
Professional producers can find it hard to adapt to the creator economy - they are used to being paid by other people to make content for them. However, if you want to move towards career autonomy, you should consider shifting across from selling your time, to owning your content.
Last week, Mark Zuckerberg shared that Facebook will invest over $1bn dollars to "reward creators for great content they create on Facebook and Instagram through 2022". This is fantastic news for people wanting
Over the years I’ve spoken to countless people who had a dream, a big idea, a new company or an exciting project they had always wanted to launch. However, the truth is that most of these big dreams never come to pass.