WRITTEN BY JAY SYKES
99% Perspiration is a weekly podcast produced by @JaySykesMedia. Every week, you can hear interviews & advice from today’s creative & artistic professionals – so that you can get the confidence & the know-how to turn your creative calling into a career.
The Podcast is a fantastic resource for those looking for advice on working in the Creative Industries, and @JaySykesMedia has agreed to share the podcasts weekly round ups in the Juice Blog. They are also avliable on the 99% Perspiration website.
On Episode 16 of 99% Perspiration:
Laura Lucas is a leadership and business coach, who “specialises in helping ambitious business owners, leaders and professionals set and achieve their goals.”
Living in Dundee, Scotland, Laura launched inspirential.com in 2014, which provides training and guidance to help business flourish. They say “time is money”, but in Episode 16, you can hear Laura’s take on the value of both time & money.
Laura shares with us her specific guidance for creative types, and talks about her upcoming 7-day course on Periscope for graphic designers, and how they can make the most of their creative work.
Alan Parkinson is a self-published writer living in Sunderland, who manages to find time to write alongside a full-time job. His first novel, Leg It, is available on Amazon, and his second novel, Idle Threats, is due for release in the next couple months.
He’ll be the first to admit he’s not a natural with self-promotion, but over time Alan has learned key lessons about how to promote yourself as a writer, and has strong advice for people who are looking to take the plunge with releasing a novel.
Until next time,
Stay productive, stay awesome!