Personal Branding Builds Confidence

by Lynn S. Schwebach Visual artists, writers, musicians, actors, or anyone working in creative fields struggle every day in the workplace and community to have their voices heard, to get   their achievements recognized, and to get the exposure they deserve. It’s demoralizing and exhausting and often the price paid is an erosion of self-confidence. …

Is the Campaign Promise to Smoke Pot Truly Creative?

by Lynn S. Schwebach  Promising to light up a marijuana joint if you win a congressional seat is original, but does it qualify as truly creative? “It’s certainly novel and original,” said Dean Keith Simonton, Ph.D., of the University of California, Davis. I asked Simonton this question regarding Andy Caffrey’s vow to light up on …