When I was about 10 years old, I went to see a ballet performance of Sleeping Beauty in the Vienna State Opera together with my sister. We always got the standing tickets – which are the best tickets (and the least expensive one’s) – right across from the stage all the way in the back. […]
The late comedian Jonathan Winters once said: “I couldn’t wait for success so I went ahead without it.”
What is it that you can just go ahead with today?
When working on something new like a creative, innovative or entrepreneurial project, it is clear that some unexpected things will occur. How do you deal with that reality?
When I was a teenager and ignorantly naive, it allowed me to just go ahead with things without fear. With age and a few failures later, I started using…
Making it personal is probably the best and the scariest part of being an artist. If things go well it feels amazing and if you meet criticism, it goes straight to your heart. And that hurts. Some protect themselves by shutting themselves off, some hide behind sarcasm, arrogance or ignorance. Some, however, invest the effort […]