Making Work Meaningful

Making Work Meaningful 1000 1000 Sharna Fabiano

All work is creative, no matter what your job description. No matter what you are producing or generating, whether it be digital, material, or ephemeral, you are a creator. Once…

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Asking for Help

Asking for Help 640 640 Sharna Fabiano

Like so many essential life skills, asking for help is something I remember learning very early in my childhood, but then forgetting as I became an adult. Tying shoes, doing…

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Trusting Yourself

Trusting Yourself 640 640 Sharna Fabiano

It’s almost a cliché to say, “trust yourself,” when beginning any new endeavor, but I find it’s tricky to pin down in terms of concrete experience. How, exactly, do I…

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Minimizing Overwhelm

Minimizing Overwhelm 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

Overwhelm is a common experience among nearly all of the working people I know. We are all busy, that’s for sure, and the labor system we live in tends to…

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Working with Resistance

Working with Resistance 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

When we set out to make a change in any part of our lives, especially the kind of change related to our own creative growth, we often experience some level…

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Taming the Inner Critic

Taming the Inner Critic 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

Many of us have an inner critic, that voice of doubt, judgement, or skepticism that appears when we speak or act out of our comfort zone, or even within our…

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Boosting Your Creativity

Boosting Your Creativity 900 599 Sharna Fabiano

Advice on “how to be creative” may feel like a contradiction in terms, because if we’re following a formula, or set of repeatable instructions, it seems like we’re tamping down…

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