Paul Jun is the Head of Content at CreativeMornings. He's a writer, portrait/editorial photographer, author of Connect the Dots, and co-founder of The Observers—an online publication featuring visionaries in photography, film, and curation. He's the former Community Manager for Seth Godin's altMBA. His essays have appeared on 99u, Fast Company, The Next Web, Business, and more. 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
Erin Cooper Restarting your career
Melanie Weinberger Entrepreneur
Every restart is influenced by every flavor and previous iteration. We can welcome restart without self-degradation or fear.
In order to keep evolving as creatives and human beings, we must come to a place of honoring and respecting the past, that by doing so we actually have the freedom to restart as many times as it is necessary.
Yuki Numata Resnick The Freedom to Restart
Christine Kelly Using intention to focus our creative life.
Anand Giridharadas The Charade Around Changing the World
Dominick Panzarella What is your curiosity telling you?
Jaylin Stewart How Art Helps Us Grieve
Sonja Overhiser A Couple Cooks
One of the thing about setting goals and achieving them is you always realize they were set too low.
Entrepreneurs aren't risk takers. What entrepreneurs are great at is managing uncertainty.
The more you struggle and don't give up has a tendency to help you create really basic goals.
Chris Elmore Chaos
Megan Absten Intention is Internal
Intention is the point in your life where you find something that is worth living for.
Frits Habermann Intent = learn quickly, listen, do good work.
Isn't it ironic that the thing that helps us work and connect with people is the thing that distracts us and focus.
I wonder if we're losing our ability to create and be creative because we're stuck in this technology chaos.
Technology, unfortunately, is like a double-edged sword; it has both the power to enhance our lives and also to destroy it.