Episode #1 // Do the Work

"What separates the hobbyists from the professionals in the creative industry is doing the work."
- Kathleen Shannon

TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:

  • What does it mean to do the work?
  • Debunking the overnight success
  • Kathleen shares a story about her brother who is a sideshow performer from Coney Island, NY – he’s the ultimate example of a creative who is dedicated to doing the work
  • Emily shares a behind-the-scenes example of doing the work by getting transparent about her email newsletter strategy
  • We talk about characteristics of admirable boss-ladies who “do the work"
  • We discuss systems we have in place for doing the work when we’d rather be binging on Netflix
  • Finally, we share what you can expect on future podcasts what it’s like to run a creative, online business and Be Boss in today’s world

RESOURCES DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE

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