Alt Chat: Creating Work You Love

Everywhere where you turn an article or a person is giving you another “should.” You should post consistently. You should promote yourself on social media. I don’t know about you, but all these shoulds are enough to paralyze me. I need to remind myself as long as I love the work I'm creating I can give myself the occasional pass when I deprioritize a should.

Join the Alt community on Twitter Wednesday morning (tomorrow) May 20th at 9 AM PT/12 PM ET for an hour-long chat about what tips you have for avoiding becoming overwhelmed, how you define success, choose which projects you’ll work on and which ones you’ll pass on, and more.

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Alt Chat Wednesday: Living with Kids and Running a Creative Business

Many of us have two full-time jobs: Parenting and Entrepreneurship. I don’t know about you, but rarely are both in harmony at the same time. As Joy Cho pointed out in her keynote at Alt Summer, it’s a juggle!

Join our very own Gabrielle Blair, one of the Alt Summit founders, and Artisan Books tomorrow (Wednesday) April 8, 2015 at 9AM PDT/12PM EDT as we chat about how to live well with kids while running a creative business!

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The Balance Between Reality and Goals

Doing what you love seems glamorous and can look that way in social media. But what about the reality? Where should our focus be? 

Last month members of the Alt Community got together on Twitter to discuss balancing reality with business goals. These ten tips can help you create "a life that not just looks good on the outside but feels good on the inside."

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