Yale Daily News Article Featuring Creative Success Now

I am honored to be featured in January 20, 2020 Yale Daily News article about my new book “Creative Success Now: How Creatives Can Thrive in the 21st Century” You can learn about my message of creative empowerment for all creatives and how I came to write the book, as well as hear from students and colleagues with whom I have worked. …

Innovation and Feedback: An Essential Step for Entrepreneurial Projects

Why is feedback essential to innovation? Let’s examine how students in my Innovation and Collaboration class at the Yale School of Music are learning this lesson through their semester projects. When we last left the music entrepreneurs , the class had explored the needs of today’s audiences and zeroed in on the problem of how to make classical music more relevant …

Cultivate the Happiness Habit: Maximize Flow in Your Creative Career

Last week, I had the privilege of teaching at the Juilliard Lower Strings Seminar, taught by Astrid Schween, the fabulous cellist of the Juilliard Quartet. The  class provides strategies on how to succeed in the world of music.  My topic was how to cultivate the happiness habit and experience more flow in your creative career. Happiness Breeds Success I am …