Behind the Drum Kit
with Kelly Gannon
Kelly Gannon returns to podcast this time talking about his career as a professional drummer. Gannon is also a professional cartoonist and was on the show back in episode 22 talking about his art career and returns to talk about music and the many celebrities he has met in his career.
You can listen to the past episode with Kelly Gannon at https://cashinginoncreativitypodcast.com/cc022-drummi...
Inspire Your Life
Through the Power of Time
In the modern day of social media the age old issue of “keeping up with the Jones” is a real issue especially during the pandemic. In this episode we talk about using the power of reflecting over time to review your accomplishments hopefully inspiring yourself for the future. Learn how to keep yourself positive and moving forward through the use of time.
Finances for Artists with Tracey Bissett
Tracey Bissett is Bruce’s guest on the Cashing in on Creativity Podcast talking about financial fitness for artists and creative entrepreneurs. Learn why it is important to pay yourself through your business, how to survive tough times during a pandemic, and flourish for the future. Great tips for any business are shared in this episode of the show. You can learn more about Tracey Bissett a...
Cashing in on Creativity Book Club
Introduces New Biography Book for Inspiration
In this second book club episode of the podcast Bruce introduces a new biography as the book for February and recaps last month’s book The Art of War and lessons learned from the book. Inspire your business and improve yourself by reading along with the book club. Find out who we are reading about and why.
Here is the book for February
Finding a Mentor with Paul Huffman
Paul Huffman of Talent Hunt is Bruce’s guest on the show talking about the importance of a mentor relationship and how to find one that works for both parties. As creative entrepreneurs we often need help from others to grow our businesses or careers and that help comes in the form of a mentor relationship. Learn how to get started as a mentor or mentee in this interesting episode. You can learn ...
Evaluating Your Life with a Life Map
In this episode Bruce talks about how to evaluate your strengths by creating a Life Map. A Life Map helps you look back at the high points of your life showing the strengths and weaknesses allowing you to evaluate and work on those areas to improve for the future. This is a great personal growth exercise for any creative entrepreneur.
A Life Long Music Career with Mark Dawson
Bruce chats with life long musician Mark Dawson who has had a successful career in music with a solo career and as part of The Grass Roots a band that has been around since the 60’s. Dawson is part of the latest group of members of the famous band and shares stories of his life on stage and behind the scenes. You can listen to Mark share stories of the past on his radio show Making Noise w...
Personal Growth with the Art of War
Welcome to a new year of the podcast and we are excited to share our new focus with you. The podcast will focus on personal growth for 2021 for artists and creative entrepreneurs. We also tell you about our new book club and why we chose the Art of War to be our first book. Learn about all the changes and get started on the exciting path to improving your art, your business, and yourself as we m...
Best Episodes on the Cashing in on
Creativity Podcast in 2020
Bruce recaps his top podcast episodes from 2020 and offers insight into why they were good and the guests that were on. Put yourself through a mini class in this episode by reviewing the chosen podcasts and having a listen. Use the past to propel the future.
Best podcast episodes of 2020:
Goal Setting Techniques
with Dave Rogers
Dave Rogers returns to the show to talk about goal setting and offers tips on how to get life in order with simple solutions like a paper and a pen. Rogers is a mindset and business coach and has been on the show many times in the past. You can learn more about Dave Rogers and get his latest book Get 2020 Vision at https://www.get2020vision.net
Below are past episodes with Dave Rogers that ...
Improving in the Culinary Arts
We don’t often talk about the culinary arts on Cashing in on Creativity but today we talk with Aicha Smith-Belghaba who owns a catering business and is improving her skills at Liaison College. With a passion for cooking Aicha started her own catering business after being self taught. We caught up with her to find out why she is attending a college when she already knows how to cook. Constantly improv...
Creating a Production
Schedule for Your Art
In this episode Bruce talks about how to create a production schedule to meet deadlines and stay consistent in your content creation endeavours. Many people focus on creating great content but often no one sees it because they miss important timelines to publish it. If you are creating content such as comics, podcasts, videos projects or the like then this information will be helpful to ...
In the Studio with Michael Shotton
We visit musician Michael Shotton in his studio in Burlington Ontario. Shotton is a world class musician having played with some of the top musicians in the business and now helping up and coming musicians record their music. Learn about the career of this talented musician in this episode. You can learn more about Michael Shotton by searching him on Facebook or attending the many jam nights he a...
Tips for Comic Artists on
Starting a Syndicated Comic
Three comic artists offer tips on how they got started in the comic industry with their syndicated comics. How do they create characters? How did they start selling their comics? What is their process for creating their comics on a weekly basis. All of these questions get answered in this episode for comic artists. You can learn more about these artists through the links below....
Organizing Your Content Creation
for Creative Entrepreneurs
Creating content for your business or marketing materials is one thing, but keeping it organized is quite another. In this episode Bruce offers tips on organizing the content you create for both fast recovery or repurposing that content. Get organized and pump up that creation.
Do you want help on creating content for your business and tips on how to market it to your aud...
Starting Your Own Photography Business
Have you ever thought of starting your own photography or business? In this podcast episode we talk to new and veteran photographers about how they got started and decided on the focus for their business. How did they learn the business and why.
Listen to the full interviews with these photographers here:
Building a Financial Foundation
for Creative Entrepreneurs
Building a proper foundation for your creative business is important so that you can develop a strong business for the future. Whether starting out in business or many years into the journey a strong financial foundation will help you achieve success for years to come. Bruce chats with Jason Williams of Obsidian Bear a company that helps entrepreneurs set up their proper f...
Three Strategies to Writing Your First Book
Three authors share tips on how to start writing your book. Author Kelly Mack McCoy shares a tip on writing based on your experiences. Robert Stevens Jr talks about how he creates characters for his novels. Thomas Wade talks about how to focus on an idea to start the writing process. All three authors have individual interviews on the podcast and their episodes are listed below jam packe...
Starting a Career in Music
Getting started in music is a tough business, but many are attracted to it. Once you have your skill of playing or singing the real work starts. Bruce talks with musicians who have started down the road of being professional musicians to find out what the battles are and what it takes to be successful.
Creating a Workflow Through Batching
As artists we are always creating content whether art, music, or other content types, but how do you do it efficiently? In this episode we talk about how to improve your efficiency when creating content by using the batching method which many creators use to keep the content flowing for their projects. Find out how to batch you're content and improve your workflow.
Do you want help on cre...