Unlocking Your World of Creativity

Unlocking Your World of Creativity

On UNLOCKING YOUR WORLD OF CREATIVITY, best-selling author and global brand innovator, Mark Stinson introduces you to some of the world’s leading creative talent from publishing, film, animation, music, restaurants, medical research, and more. In every episode, you'll discover: - How to tap into your most original thinking. - Inspiration from the experts’ own experience. - Specific tools, exercises, and formulas to organize your ideas. - And most of all, you’ll learn how to make connections

 and create opportunities to publish, post, record, display, sell, market, and promote
 your creative work. Listen for the latest insights for creative people who want to stop questioning themselves and overcome obstacles to launch their creative endeavors out into the world. Connect with Mark at www.Mark-Stinson.com


June 5, 2023 24 mins

Join our conversation on how live theater can be “modernized” and used to challenge the negative contemporary cultural side effects like extremism and alienation with Award-Winning Playwright, Jack Canfora

For centuries people have found inspiration, beauty, and expression in live theater. The Ancient Greeks were the first to wade into the waters of this novel art form, using dance, song, and choral chants to play out th...

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Many writers don't know the fundamentals of process and mindset management, which results in unnecessary struggle, doubt, and despair. Even worse, they start to believe that if they were only a "better writer" the journey would be easier. That kind of inner critic thinking further dents their confidence.

Fueled by the belief that the writing adventure doesn’t have to be so hard, Christine Carron launched her company Goodjelly i...

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In this podcast episode of "Unlocking Your World of Creativity," host Mark Stinson interviews Adam Alter, the author of the book "The Anatomy of a Breakthrough." The episode explores the concept of getting unstuck creatively and provides strategies to overcome creative blockages. Alter's book is well-researched and practical, focusing on four steps to getting unstuck: help, heart, head, and habit.

Adam's Website

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Ross Symons is our guest today on the Unlocking Your World of Creativity podcast.

Ross is an origami expert, and he has become an internet sensation by fusing this skill with animation and video production. Origami is the ancient Japanese art of paper-folding that's never really gone out of fashion and is now becoming a modern fad in the era of YouTube instructions and Instagram.

Here is an example of his work: https://www.insta...

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Today's guest is Egle Karalyte, a brand strategist and creator of multiple branding tools, including the Bloomerang Game.

Over the last 15 years, Egle has been catching waves of creativity with top brands on almost every continent. She had worked with Adobe/Fotolia, Google Campus London, Paris Telecom, MTV Lebanon, etc. 

She has lived and worked in the world’s most captivating cities: NYC, London, Paris, Santiago...

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Jude Warne, Rock Reviewer on Bob Dylan

This podcast welcomes Jude Warne, a rock biographer, music reviewer, and author. We discuss Bob Dylan's creativity in his book “The Philosophy of Modern Song” -- as well as the book “Folk Music of Bob Dylan: Biography in Seven Songs.”

Bob Dylan's book, The Philosophy of Modern Song, captures the mystery and creativity of his immense body of work with references to other famous songwriters. ...

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Today we talk sonic branding with Jeanna Isham of Dreamr Productions

Jeanna creates, consults, and educates on the power of sound in marketing.

She is founder and sonic branding composer and started the company back in 2009. Her career in music and marketing has been a 20-year journey in the making. She is well versed in the art of traditional music composition as well as being a thought leader, author, and speaker in the sound in ...

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Today's guest is Henning Svoren of Ocean Sound Recording in Giske, Norway.


Henning is a Norwegian music producer and engineer, who has been part of running the recording studio Ocean Sound on the island of Giske in Norway since 2009.

He says, “My responsibilities are pretty wide from developing the business and studio itself to working on the songs and actual music through mixing, recording and producing. In ...

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Mary Gauthier, The Healing Power of Songwriting

Today's guest is Grammy-nominated folk/Americana/country singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier.

We discuss her experiences in:

  • the healing power of writing
  • working with veterans
  • songwriting groups
  • obstacles in the process
  • tours and life on the road
  • What's ahead for music and life

Learn more about Mary, her music, her book, and upcoming tours dates at:

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For marketers, creating a powerful connection with consumers is key — and audio plays an important role in that connection.

Audio branding and radio expert Paul Suchman has dedicated his career to honing audio into the perfect tool of engagement for brands large and small. We recently had the chance to sit down with Paul to discuss what it takes to create powerful audio brand experiences, as well as how you can get started leveragi...

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This is a special BONUS, LIVE episode with my guest, Anita Sonya

Sonya is a highly respected live streaming coach and consultant, and the founder of LivePodcast Media. Her passion lies in helping business owners, entrepreneurs, digital creators, and professionals transform their businesses through live streaming.

LINKED IN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/livepodcastmedia/

YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCly3HVYidu0_6uPa4opqvZg


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Today, we're stamping our creative passports in one of my favorite capital cities of the world, Copenhagen, Denmark, and my guest Salome Trambach

  • Salome describes her favorite hidden coffee spot in Copenhagen, which is in a park behind a university. (Landbohøjskolen Garden. In the garden you will find the cozy Væksthuset café where the barista brewed coffee is so good that the place has won the University Post prize for the Univ...
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  • Personal Branding & Executive Coach.
  • Social Media Strategist & Partner at Goal Marketing-multiple-awards winning Social Media agency
  • Founder at Personal Branding Agency Maximizer
  • 150 Women B2B Thought Leaders You Should Follow in 2022
  • (Thinkers 360)
  • Serial entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience in Sales and Marketing.
  • 2x Amazon best-selling author "The Brand Named...
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Robin Landa is a distinguished professor at Kean University and a globally recognized ideation expert. She is a well-known “creativity guru” and a best-selling author of books on creativity, design, and advertising. She has won numerous awards and The Carnegie Foundation counts her among the "Great Teachers of Our Time."

She has written twenty-five books, including Strategic Creativity, Graphic Design Solutions, Advertising by Desig...

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Maybe you just got promoted. Maybe you're a new manager, you finally got the promotion you've been asking for three years.

And so now you say, What do I need to do as a new manager? What are some of the tools I need to add from being an individual contributor to being a leader of a team?

Today, we discuss these topics with our guest today, Ramona Shaw, stamping our creative passport in San Francisco. We've also got a special guest, S...

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Today I'm so lucky to have Maureen Falvey as my guest!

She is a marketing powerhouse, with wide-ranging experience in advertising agencies like Saatchi & Saatchi, and Grey. We were just having a chat about how we might miss those midnight flights from California - but you can't help reminiscing on all that creative energy swirling around us at exciting moments of big launches or strategic brand planning sessions. It's such an h...

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February 20, 2023 44 mins

Welcome back friends to our podcast, Unlocking Your World of Creativity.

Today we talk with NY Times bestselling author and the founder of Voices of Eden, an Ancient Wisdom and Healing Music Institute, Eliana Gilad. Eliana is a healing voice mentor, therapeutic singing pioneer, and founder of the Find Your True Voice program. She helps heart centered entrepreneurs and healing professionals embody their own unique voices and confiden...

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Welcome back to our podcast, Unlocking Your World of Creativity. We are so pleased to welcome on our program today a designer, a creative director, a filmmaker, an animator, and a man that wears many more hats, Hussain Almossawi. 

Hussain Almossawi is an innovator, product designer and visual effects artist who has worked across industries and around the world consulting for companies such as Nike, Apple, Google, Adidas, Intel,...

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    February 6, 2023 24 mins

    Today we traveled to sunny L.A. to sit down with the Founder and Producer of Pink Poodle Productions, Marlene Sharp. Marlene has quite an impressive resume wearing many different hats in the Entertainment Industry. To name a few, Marlene has worked as a director and producer and an all-around key contributor in both iconic and niche franchises such as YO-KAI WATCH, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG, POWER RANGERS, PINK PANTHER, and POSTMAN PAT.


    Claudia is an artist, writer, philanthropist, life coach, mentor, mother, and wife. During her career as a journalist, she has worked for magazines and television in South America and the US, touching on subjects from parenting, forgiveness, and growth to political issues. 

    "Everything I know about love is taught by the people who really never loved me. We strive to be loved… we do… and we hope to be lo...

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