Chase Jarvis (@chasejarvis) is an award-winning artist, entrepreneur, and one of the most influential photographers of the past decade. He is also an author, and his latest book, Creative Calling: Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work + Life, is out this week.
What We Discuss with Chase Jarvis:
- Some of the most common barriers to creativity and our pursuit of creative outlets or careers and how to work past these barriers.
- Why creativity is a habit, not a skill, and what we can do to cultivate this creativity with practice.
- How even Chase has experienced creative slumps, and what he did to dig himself out of them.
- The DEAR framework for being able to understand what works in any situation — by studying the masters who have come before you.
- The importance of community for sustained success in any endeavor.
- And much more…
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Life isn’t about “finding” fulfillment and success — it’s about creating it. The good news? Creativity isn’t a skill — it’s a habit, a mindset, and a practical lever that transforms our lives and delivers vitality to everything we do. Creativity has the power to change everything, and whether or not you think of yourself as a creative person, you do have that power. We all do.
On this episode we’re joined by Chase Jarvis, author of Creative Calling: Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work + Life. Chase is adamant that creativity is not only a must-have for those of us who want to stay sane and live out our potential, but also that creativity and creative pursuit are, at the end of the day, practical as hell. So whether you’re trying to just complete a creative project or become a professional creator yourself, this episode will give you some tools to make it happen. Listen, learn, and enjoy!
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Resources from This Episode:
- Creative Calling: Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work + Life by Chase Jarvis
- Other Books by Chase Jarvis
- Chase Jarvis’ Website
- Chase Jarvis at Instagram
- Chase Jarvis at Twitter
- Chase Jarvis at Facebook
- Chase Jarvis at YouTube
- The Chase Jarvis LIVE Show
- The Best Camera App + Book + Community by Chase Jarvis
- The Sunk Cost Fallacy, You Are Not So Smart
- The Complicated Evolution of Dennis Rodman, ESPN.com
- Stop Wasting Your Time: Harness the Power of N.E.T. Time by Tony Robbins
- Understanding the Default Mode Network, Verywell Health
- Pottery Class: a Parable for Idea Generation, Industry Week
- The Startup from K-Swiss
- 100 Days of Rejection Therapy by Jia Jiang
- Fear-Setting: The Most Valuable Exercise I Do Every Month by Tim Ferriss
- Courage Over Comfort: Rumbling with Shame, Accountability, and Failure at Work by Brené Brown
- The Wim Hof Method
- The 4-Hour Chef: The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Anything, and Living the Good Life by Timothy Ferriss
- Avicii Top 10 Rules, Evan Carmichael
- Podcast Movement