How to Turn Distractions Into Focus

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“Staying focused on our intentions presents the biggest challenge we face today.” 
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Can You Spare a Moment to Stay Focused? Here’s How.

Where can we find our focusSee how to trust ourselves.

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Why Is Making Art Messy?

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“Don’t fear the misplaced brushstroke. Making art is messy for a reason.”  Tweet: Don't fear the misplaced stroke. Commit to loving every color of the imperfect ride. http://ctt.ec/J45as+

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Painting is imperfect. What does that teach us?

Love every color of the imperfect ride: How to commit to art.

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How to Awaken the Creative Spirit

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“The creative spirit is always poised on the verge of becoming.” Tweet:

Awakening by Jann Alexander © 2014

Want to awaken your creative spirit? Try Nature.

Awaken your creativity: Try some new creative tricks.

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Are Shelfies the New Selfies?

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“Shelfies are a generous way to share ideas and inspiration.” 

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Share your library of ideas: Post a shelfie, not a selfie

Want to inspire others? See why shelfies are the new selfies.

32 Sources for Royalty-Free Art and Photos

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“Royalty-free art is everywhere. There’s no need to rip it off.” Tweet: Where Can You Find Royalty-Free Images? 32 Resources: http://ctt.ec/9fM2O+ #marketing #cm #fairuse

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There’s plenty to choose from: Use PicJumbo.com and 31 similar sites

Looking for fresh royalty-free photos? Try these 32 sources.

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Yes, Facebook Is a Waste of Time for Small Brands

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“Quit wasting time on Facebook. Its familiarity is comforting, but the results for small brands are not.”

Tweet: Quit wasting time on #Facebook. Familiarity is comforting, but results for #brands: Not. http://ctt.ec/Z3gC9+Can’t Buy Me Love? Time to choose other social platforms

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No love for a Beatle on Facebook

Don’t want to pay to play? Try some new strategies.

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Does Technology Take a Toll on Creativity?

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“Choice is a powerful thing.
But choose it all,
and you’ll crowd out space for creative thought.” Tweet: Choice is powerful. But choose it all, and you'll crowd out creative thought. http://ctt.ec/n2pgS+ #creativity

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Too much tech, too little time? Make time to make choices.

Do your tech tools take a toll? Protect your creativity. 

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