Episode 6

Staying Motivated and Happy

February 10, 2015

In today’s episode of Being Boss Emily and Kathleen share ways you can stay happy and motivated to do the work through a cold winter (or during a summer slump).

Episode Transcript
"Happiness is a byproduct of doing the things that generate energy."
- Kathleen Shannon

Discussed in this Episode

  • How to get in the right mindset to get your way out of a creative funk
  • How to set some goals to look (and work) forward to warmer weather
  • Why moving your body and working out is important for stressed out creative entrepreneurs
  • Habits for taking care of yourself when you’re low on energy
  • How morning routines and deadlines keep us on track for doing the work
  • Establish boundaries and make new rules to get out of your house (and your funk)
  • How to “to-do” in a way that will make you feel accomplished every single day
  • Tapping your creative community to find your way out of a funk
  • Ways to cultivate your creative pack and grow your community

Resources Mentioned

Hosts + Guests

Emily Thompson
Emily Thompson


Almanac Supply Co

Kathleen Shannon
Kathleen Shannon


Braid Creative