What To Look For In A Creative Partner – Ryan Bonaparte


Whether in business or in your personal life, a strong creative partner is incredibly important to grow and develop yourself and your work. Having someone there to bounce ideas off of or to listen to you rant, or vice versa, gives another perspective that you just can’t do on your own.

But not everyone is cut out to be a partner, especially one that fosters an environment of creativity. There are a few key characteristics that are critical to a successful partnership. When missing, it can lead to disaster for any joint endeavor, as well as a potentially valuable relationship.

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Distractions Slow Down Your Success – Kirby Ingles


Last week I mentioned that we have unlimited access and live in an age of distractions where attention is demanded by many things. This includes:

  • Email
  • Telephone calls
  • Text messages
  • Social media
  • Advertising
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Publications
  • Internet
  • People

A major news network reported texting and walking is just as dangerous as texting while driving. Pedestrian safety is becoming an even bigger issue with more than 1,500 people treated in the emergency room this past year due to texting and walking. Another study shows that you are 60% more likely to be injured if you are distracted while walking. People have fallen into fountains, walked into poles, and been hit by cars.

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