Hey there, I'm Paul Jun. I am currently the Editorial Director at COLLINS. I'm the former Head of Content at CreativeMornings, I helped launched Seth Godin's altMBA program, and I am also the co-founder of The Observers. Profile pic: Bill Wadman.
Creativity, content marketing strategy, community building, writing a book, self-education, writing, reading, learning, sports, making tough decisions, fitness, snowboarding, and asking good questions.
Design and Photoshop
"The most important knowledge is that which guides the way you lead your life." — Seneca
Seth Godin, Maria Popova, Martha Graham, Temple Grandin, Steven Pressfield, Michael Jordan, Joan Didion, Anne Lamott, Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, Epictetus.
Where something is, but not the street name.
How to set up a digital commonplace book.
Paul’s CreativeMornings activity
Kai Brand-Jacobsen Between symmetry and asymmetry there is life
Have you ever wondered to yourself, 'I wonder what it's like to go viral?'
If we do not teach our children how to be decent human beings to one another, then tell me what the point of society is at all?
A promise can be a random act of kindness.
A promise can be a recognition of a simple fact.
It turns out, it doesn't matter the language you speak, or the color of your skin, how old you are, who you love, or how much money you make. We all understand the importance of a promise.
Alex Sheen Because I Said I would
Timothy L. Christian The Ups and Downs of Going All In
Samantha Van Der Merwe Defend your creative & wild-hearted muse
Elizabeth Askren Embrace the paradox
Beth Wilkinson Lindsay Magazine
Greg Tavares Make Believe in Empathy
I'm a woman. I had to play the game twice as hard as anyone else to get to the top.
It took three websites and seven years to go from launching my company and leaving the ad industry.
James Sills The Joy of Communal Singing
Being aware as a creative of who you are, why you do something, and why people should come work with, is essentially important.
Everything comes back to identity. Who are we? We can't help that.
Jim Gray Think big. Start small. Move Swiftly.
It's important to respect tradition and to challenge it as well.
I think of entrepreneurs as people that do two things. One, they solve problems creatively; and two, they seize opportunities. That's what I try to do in my role as mayor.