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The Creative Life Podcast : Creativity, Innovation and Inspiring Ideas | James Taylor

By James Taylor

In 'The Creative Life' podcast, James Taylor reveals all of his creativity and innovation strategies and techniques so you can unlock your creativity and live 'The Creative Life'. As a leading creativity coach James teaches and interviews creative leaders on subjects including; how creativity works, the creative process, what is creativity, how to generate ideas, creativity exercises, creativity research, creative block, creative personality types, theories of creativity, creative thinking, educational creativity, divergent thinking, organizational creativity, creative cultures, and innovation. His work builds on other leading creativity experts including Julia Cameron, Sir Ken Robinson, Michael J Gelb, Eric Maisel, Scott Barry Kaufman, Twyla Tharp, Richard Florida, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Steven Pressfield, Tina Seelig, Josh Linkner and many others. James Taylor shows us how we can all learn to be more creative.

  1. 1.
    CL208: Designing Creative Workspaces - Interview with Liat Siegel12/13/2018
    24:29
  2. 2.
    CL207: How To Choose A PR Firm - Interview with Heather DeSantis12/12/2018
    24:33
  3. 3.
    CL206: From Poverty To Podium - Interview with Kendal Netmaker12/07/2018
    31:42
  4. 4.
    CL205: The Psychology Of YouTube Advertising - Interview with Tom Breeze12/05/2018
    56:30
  5. 5.
    CL204: The Fearless Organization - Interview with Amy C. Edmondson11/30/2018
    30:09
  6. 6.
    CL203: The Anthony Bourdain of Barbershops - Interview with Matt Javit11/28/2018
    27:35
  7. 7.
    CL202: The Entrepreneurs Guide To Living Big - Interview with Ajit Nawalkha11/23/2018
    32:11
  8. 8.
    CL201: The Neuroscience Of Leading Transformation - Interview with Thomas Zoëga Ramsøy11/21/2018
    34:13
  1. 9.
    CL200: The 80/20 Rule For Working Less And Making More - Interview with Perry Marshall11/15/2018
    47:21
  2. 10.
    CL199: How To Ask Better Questions - Interview with Hal Gregersen11/14/2018
    38:15
  3. 11.
    CL198: Building An Invincible Brand - Interview With Crisis Management Speaker Melissa Agnes11/09/2018
    27:55
  4. 12.
    CL197: Innovation Keynote Speaker On Ideation - Interview with Ramon Vullings11/07/2018
    27:58
  5. 13.
    CL196: Innovation Keynote Speaker On Lean Impact - Interview with Ann Mei Chang11/02/2018
    28:12
  6. 14.
    CL195: How To Create A Coaching Program - Interview with Ronnie Tsunami10/26/2018
    40:13
  7. 15.
    CL194: How To Solve Your Financial Problems - Interview with Matt Manero10/19/2018
    34:08
  8. 16.
    CL193: How To Get More Word Of Mouth Referrals - Interview with Matt Ward10/12/2018
    56:40
  9. 17.
    CL192: The Messy Middle and Productive Creativity - Interview with Scott Belsky10/05/2018
    30:07
  10. 18.
    CL191: Media Coaching and Reinvention - Interview with Phillip Andrew10/03/2018
    53:05
  11. 19.
    CL190: Costovation And Wowing Customers With Less - Interview with Stephen Wunker09/21/2018
    35:44
  12. 20.
    CL189: Working With A Writing Coach - Interview with Annalisa Parent09/15/2018
    41:05
  13. 21.
    CL188: Dealing With Your Inner Critic - Interview with Amy E. Smith09/07/2018
    38:22
  14. 22.
    CL187: Cultivating Creating In Children And Adults - Interview with Mitchel Resnick08/31/2018
    37:36
  15. 23.
    CL186: The 7 Levers To Double Your Profits - Interview with Pete Williams08/24/2018
    39:11
  16. 24.
    CL185: Why The Best Sales People Are Introverts - Interview with Jerry Acuff08/20/2018
    38:42
  17. 25.
    CL184: Using Kickstarter To Fund Your Book - Interview with Jonathan Fesmire08/10/2018
    41:18
  18. 26.
    CL183: From Shadow Artist To A Life Of Wonder - Interview with Amber Rae08/04/2018
    31:01
  19. 27.
    CL182: The Link Between Curiosity And Creativity - Interview with Steven Morris07/27/2018
    39:44
  20. 28.
    CL181: Tips For Successful Photoshoots - Interview with Marina Barayeva07/20/2018
    35:32
  21. 29.
    CL180: Why Makers Are The Future Of Advertising - Interview with Brandon Rochon07/13/2018
    41:29
  22. 30.
    CL179: Content Marketing For Creative Entrepreneurs - Interview with Rachel Brenke07/06/2018
    34:27
  23. 31.
    CL178: Innovation And The Internet Of Things - Interview with Daniel Elizalde06/29/2018
    31:08
  24. 32.
    CL177: Characteristics Of Successful Leaders - Interview with Anne Sugar06/22/2018
    29:04
  25. 33.
    CL176: How To Build A Habit - Interview with Geoff Woods06/15/2018
    34:01
  26. 34.
    CL175: Extreme Creativity - Interview with Cyriel Kortleven06/08/2018
    24:39
  27. 35.
    CL174: The One Thing - Interview with Jay Papasan06/01/2018
    38:21
  28. 36.
    CL173: Unsafe Thinking, Intuition, Ego and Creativity - Interview with Jonah Sachs05/25/2018
    27:07
  29. 37.
    CL172: Doing Original Research For Your Book - Interview with Dorie Clark05/18/2018
    35:22
  30. 38.
    CL171: Why Your Friend Of A Friend Is Your Future - Interview with David Burkus05/11/2018
    33:45
  31. 39.
    CL170: Augmenting Your Creativity with Artificial Intelligence - Interview with Joanna Penn05/04/2018
    34:49
  32. 40.
    CL169: How To Change Your Life Every Day - Interview with Bryan Falchuk04/27/2018
    36:50
  33. 41.
    CL168: The Pragmatist's Guide To Life - Interview with Malcolm and Simone Collins04/20/2018
    32:12
  34. 42.
    CL167: How To Become A Speaker - Interview with Grant Baldwin04/13/2018
    31:18
  35. 43.
    CL166: How To Ditch Your Inner Critic - Interview with Susan Peppercorn04/06/2018
    29:45
  36. 44.
    CL165: On Keynote Speaking, Artificial Intelligence and Trust - Interview with Chris Brogan03/30/2018
    38:02
  37. 45.
    CL164: How To Clarify Your Message So People Will Listen - with Donald Miller of StoryBrand03/23/2018
    30:17
  38. 46.
    CL163: Why Marketing Starts With A Story - Interview with Buckley Barlow03/16/2018
    28:32
  39. 47.
    CL162: Why Willpower Doesn't Work - Interview with Benjamin Hardy03/09/2018
    31:18
  40. 48.
    CL161: Building A Million-Dollar, One-Person Business - Interview with Elaine Pofeldt03/02/2018
    41:08
  41. 49.
    CL160: The Search for Significance And The Mission-Driven Millennial Entrepreneur - Interview with Colin Sprake02/23/2018
    43:14
  42. 50.
    CL159: Exponential Innovation And The Anticipatory Organization - Interview with Daniel Burrus02/16/2018
    34:29
  43. 51.
    CL158: Developing A Curiosity Mindset - Interview with Dr Diane Hamilton02/09/2018
    31:37
  44. 52.
    CL157: From The Lean Startup To The Startup Way - Interview with Eric Ries02/06/2018
    34:50
  45. 53.
    CL156: The Power of Flow in Organizations - Interview with Croft Edwards12/27/2017
    32:04
  46. 54.
    CL155: How To Work Less And Make More - Interview with James Schramko12/20/2017
    35:24
  47. 55.
    CL154: How To Connect With Influencers - Interview with Steve Sims12/18/2017
    33:54
  48. 56.
    CL153: How To Set Goals Effectively - Interview with Steve Long12/14/2017
    41:53
  49. 57.
    CL152: From Rock Guitarist To Customer Experience Speaker - Interview with James Dodkins12/13/2017
    35:12
  50. 58.
    CL151: How To Structure A Keynote - Interview with Kit Pang12/06/2017
    28:45
  51. 59.
    CL150: How To Discover Your Ideal Customers Secret Language - Interview with Jeffrey Shaw12/04/2017
    40:04
  52. 60.
    CL149: How Better Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed - Interview with Daniel McGinn11/30/2017
    28:11
  53. 61.
    CL148: How The Creative Brain Works - Interview with James Mapes11/30/2017
    45:32
  54. 62.
    CL147: A Crash Course in Publicity - Interview with Jill Lublin11/15/2017
    26:33
  55. 63.
    CL146: How To Create An Evergreen Virtual Summit - Interview with Ciprian Soleriu11/15/2017
    31:37
  56. 64.
    CL145: How To Start A Mastermind - Interview with Dane Sanders11/08/2017
    34:48
  57. 65.
    CL144: The Four Things Great Leaders Know And Do - Interview with Ron Carucci11/02/2017
    33:47
  58. 66.
    CL143: How To Step Outside Your Comfort Zone - Interview with Andy Molinsky10/25/2017
    36:04
  59. 67.
    CL142: How To Create A Great First Impression - Interview with Sylvie di Giusto10/24/2017
    36:24
  60. 68.
    CL141: How To Build A Speaking Business - Interview with Vinh Giang10/16/2017
    35:07
  61. 69.
    CL140: How A Writing Coach Will Help You Write Your First Book - Interview with Cathy Fyock10/11/2017
    32:25
  62. 70.
    CL139: How To Get More Leads And Clients - Interview with Ahmad Munawar10/09/2017
    26:20
  63. 71.
    CL138: How To Find Your Purpose In Life - Interview with Geeta Nadkarni10/04/2017
    42:09
  64. 72.
    CL137: Creating The Perfect Morning Routine - Interview with JB Glossinger10/03/2017
    30:42
  65. 73.
    CL136: Mastering The Craft Of Creativity - Interview with Bob Stromberg09/19/2017
    33:50
  66. 74.
    CL135: How To Be A Creative Entrepreneur - Talk With Michael Gebben09/15/2017
    57:50
  67. 75.
    CL134: Daniel DiPiazza On Fail-Proofing Your Ideas09/11/2017
    40:38
  68. 76.
    CL133: Jonathan Fields On Living The Good Life08/28/2017
    37:32
  69. 77.
    CL132: Anthony Iannarino On The Lost Art Of Closing08/23/2017
    30:00
  70. 78.
    CL131: Sean Brawley On Creative Blocks And The Inner Game08/16/2017
    36:18
  71. 79.
    CL130: John DeMato On Photographing Entrepreneurs And Thought Leaders08/09/2017
    33:09
  72. 80.
    CL129: Michael Bungay Stanier On The Coaching Habit08/02/2017
    45:31
  73. 81.
    CL128: In The Grey producer Jenna Mack on Long Form Video Content07/26/2017
    29:30
  74. 82.
    CL127: Jessica Hagy Of Indexed On Her Creative Process07/19/2017
    24:50
  75. 83.
    CL126: Andrea Merson On Putting A Structure Around Your Creativity07/12/2017
    34:32
  76. 84.
    CL125: Courtney Smith Kramer On Why You Get Your Best Ideas In The Shower07/05/2017
    38:17
  77. 85.
    CL124: Mike Brown Of Brainzooming On Creative Strategic Planning07/04/2017
    38:50
  78. 86.
    CL123: Brand Strategist Pia Silva On Branding For Creatives07/03/2017
    30:04
  79. 87.
    CL122: Mark Bowden On Body Language Techniques07/03/2017
    34:36
  80. 88.
    CL121: Anthony Meindl On Shutting Up Your Inner Critic06/21/2017
    42:46
  81. 89.
    CL120: Roger Dooley On Using Neuromarketing To Influence Others06/19/2017
    38:20
  82. 90.
    CL119: Blake Brandes On Speaking In Schools06/14/2017
    41:20
  83. 91.
    CL118: David Allen On The Art Of Getting Things Done06/12/2017
    31:55
  84. 92.
    CL117: Neil Mullarkey On Using Improv Workshops For Business Innovation06/07/2017
    41:23
  85. 93.
    CL116: Bernie DeKoven On Creativity And The Well-Played Game06/05/2017
    46:15
  86. 94.
    CL115: Innovation Insurgent Jorge Barba On Being A Creative Generalist05/31/2017
    39:43
  87. 95.
    CL114: David Meerman Scott On Using Newsjacking To Promote Your Creative Work05/29/2017
    31:05
  88. 96.
    CL113: Venture Capitalist Scott Hartley On Why Liberal Arts Will Rule The World05/24/2017
    36:05
  89. 97.
    CL112: Innovation keynote speaker Stephen Shapiro on innovation vs creativity05/22/2017
    33:43
  90. 98.
    CL111: Rutger Bregman on utopia and the power of ideas05/17/2017
    34:45
  91. 99.
    CL110: Radim Malinic on creating a brand book05/15/2017
    39:15
  92. 100.
    CL109: Business innovation and creative cities with Saul Kaplan05/10/2017
    35:50
  93. 101.
    CL108: Larry Robertson on creative entrepreneurship05/08/2017
    41:36
  94. 102.
    CL107: Dr KH Kim on America's Creativity Crisis05/03/2017
    41:04
  95. 103.
    CL106: Brian Meeks on mastering Amazon ads and self-publishing05/01/2017
    45:57
  96. 104.
    CL105: Bryan Mattimore on ideation sessions, brainstorming and innovation04/26/2017
    10:04
  97. 105.
    CL104: Art Markman on creative motivation and improvisation04/24/2017
    4:58
  98. 106.
    CL103: Tiisetso Maloma on The Anxious Entrepreneur04/19/2017
    10:05
  99. 107.
    CL102: Documentary filmmaker Shona Main on the ethics of filmmaking04/17/2017
    39:32
  100. 108.
    CL101: Environmental graphic designer Derek Friday on finding inspiration04/12/2017
    45:03
  101. 109.
    CL100: Michael Hendrix of IDEO on designing a creative culture04/11/2017
    40:36
  102. 110.
    CL099: How To Sell Your Art with Corwin Hiebert04/05/2017
    44:53
  103. 111.
    CL098: Discovering your creative personality type with David B. Goldstein04/03/2017
    38:12
  104. 112.
    Creativity - West vs East04/03/2017
    3:15
  105. 113.
    CL097: Designer Paul Jarvis on niching down and choosing your clients03/30/2017
    43:04
  106. 114.
    CL096: Sunni Brown on doodling, creative visualization and book proposals03/27/2017
    34:27
  107. 115.
    TCL058: The Creativity Blueprint03/24/2017
    2:30
  108. 116.
    TCL060: The Idle Creative03/24/2017
    3:44
  109. 117.
    TCL061: Marketing Automation for Creatives03/24/2017
    6:15
  110. 118.
    TCL062: Talent Is Only The Entrance Ticket03/24/2017
    3:35
  111. 119.
    TCL065: The Light Bulb Moment03/24/2017
    2:52
  112. 120.
    CL094: Honorée Corder on self-publishing your first book03/24/2017
    44:29
  113. 121.
    CL095: Alan Iny of BCG on the role of the creativity consultant03/24/2017
    35:21
  114. 122.
    TCL067 - Creativity and Taking Risks03/24/2017
    4:06
  115. 123.
    CL089: Creativity speaker Jason Kotecki on adultitis, literary agents and authenticity03/24/2017
    36:57
  116. 124.
    TCL066: Creativity and Coffee Shops03/20/2017
    4:14
  117. 125.
    CL093: Lou Aronica on how to write a book03/15/2017
    44:11
  118. 126.
    CL092: Creativity speaker and author Warren Berger on the value of questioning03/13/2017
    43:32
  119. 127.
    CL091: David Burkus on the myths of creativity03/08/2017
    36:19
  120. 128.
    CL090: Music lawyer Ryan Kairalla on poor man's copyright and 360 deals03/06/2017
    51:43
  121. 129.
    CL088: Srinivas Rao of Unmistakable Creative on systems versus goals02/27/2017
    44:30
  122. 130.
    TCL064: Creative Personality Types01/17/2017
    3:07
  123. 131.
    TCL063: The Uncreative Brain12/07/2016
    3:54
  124. 132.
    CL087: Patti Clarke on empty nest syndrome and finding your creative self12/07/2016
    45:57
  125. 133.
    CL086: Denise Jacobs on becoming a creativity speaker12/07/2016
    50:13
  126. 134.
    CL085: David Avrin on life as a professional public speaker11/30/2016
    48:05
  127. 135.
    CL084: Charles Burchell on creative movements11/30/2016
    46:48
  128. 136.
    CL083: Erik Wahl on creativity hacking and being a creativity speaker11/24/2016
    48:55
  129. 137.
    CL082: Andy McKee on guitar and creative retreats11/23/2016
    40:28
  130. 138.
    CL081: Stephen Christopher on the power of niching down10/10/2016
    45:42
  131. 139.
    CL080: Ulf Wakenius on his creative journey with Oscar Peterson10/10/2016
    26:28
  132. 140.
    CL079: Dale Callahan on finding your calling outside corporate America09/29/2016
    46:00
  133. 141.
    CL078: Richard Smith on following your creative dreams09/29/2016
    38:46
  134. 142.
    CL077: Cory Gregory & John Fosco on business and biceps09/21/2016
    46:30
  135. 143.
    CL076: Weston Sprott on designing your music practise routine09/20/2016
    51:36
  136. 144.
    TCL059: The Myth of the Creative Journey09/16/2016
    3:57
  137. 145.
    CL075: Yuri Cataldo on creative entrepreneurship and the starving artist09/14/2016
    49:47
  138. 146.
    CL074: Violinist Yi-Jia Susanne Hou on the value of creative commitment09/14/2016
    43:39
  139. 147.
    CL073: Mike Glauser on the rise of the Main Street Entrepreneur09/09/2016
    43:05
  140. 148.
    CL072: Thomas Lang on learning how to practise09/05/2016
    49:41
  141. 149.
    TCL057: Creative Personality: Nature or Nurture?09/02/2016
    3:17
  142. 150.
    CL071: Erin McKean on lexicography and how to give a TEDTalk08/31/2016
    46:24
  143. 151.
    CL070: Dr Mark Goulston on the creative leadership of Steve Jobs08/29/2016
    45:41
  144. 152.
    TCL056: Understanding Your Creative Clock08/26/2016
    4:00
  145. 153.
    CL069: Musician Andy Hall of The Infamous Stringdusters on life as a touring musician08/24/2016
    47:09
  146. 154.
    CL068: Laurence O'Bryan on how to write a fiction book08/22/2016
    39:39
  147. 155.
    TCL055: Creativity Hacking08/19/2016
    4:50
  148. 156.
    CL067: Creativity speaker Fredrik Haren on business creativity and being authentic08/17/2016
    51:34
  149. 157.
    CL066: Tony Grey on how to be a self-sufficient creative professional08/15/2016
    41:00
  150. 158.
    TCL054: Random Acts of Kindness08/12/2016
    4:43
  151. 159.
    CL065: Paul Sloane on lateral thinking puzzles08/10/2016
    29:54
  152. 160.
    CL064: Actress and author Isabelle Adriani on creative storytelling and fairy tales08/08/2016
    53:43
  153. 161.
    TCL053: Can I Be Your Creativity Coach?08/04/2016
    3:10
  154. 162.
    CL063: Melissa Ferrick on songwriting and building a fanbase08/03/2016
    48:17
  155. 163.
    CL062: Disability advocate Debra Ruh on brainstorming, innovation and speaking at the UN08/01/2016
    55:29
  156. 164.
    TCL052: Warren Buffett's Advice for Creatives07/29/2016
    4:38
  157. 165.
    CL061: The Dead 27s talk songwriting, making records and Pledgemusic07/27/2016
    35:48
  158. 166.
    CL060: Dr Noa Kageyama of The Bulletproof Musician on coping with stage fright07/25/2016
    35:18
  159. 167.
    TCL051: Creative Imposter Syndrome07/22/2016
    5:47
  160. 168.
    CL059: Dr Janice Presser on Teamability® and creative teamwork07/20/2016
    35:44
  161. 169.
    CL058: Creativity consultant Gregg Fraley on creative problem solving techniques07/17/2016
    34:34
  162. 170.
    TCL050: Brainwriting - Brainstorming Technique for Teams07/14/2016
    4:31
  163. 171.
    CL057: Valerie Day and John Smith of NU SHOOZ on why to show your work07/13/2016
    46:49
  164. 172.
    CL056: Creativity consultant Nick Skillicorn on innovation as a core value07/12/2016
    43:54
  165. 173.
    CL055: Mike Cykoski on writing electronic music07/11/2016
    24:28
  166. 174.
    CL054: Nathan Cole on creative leadership and classical music07/10/2016
    45:25
  167. 175.
    TCL049: Why You Should Take A Creative Retreat07/08/2016
    5:43
  168. 176.
    TCL046: A Guide For Setting SMART Goals07/06/2016
    8:55
  169. 177.
    CL053: Matt Gumley on acting, perseverance and writing your first songs07/06/2016
    27:28
  170. 178.
    CL052: Corrin Campbell on life as a rock musician in the US Army07/03/2016
    45:40
  171. 179.
    TCL048: Creativity Exercise: The 9 Points Problem07/01/2016
    4:02
  172. 180.
    CL051: Gary Catona on singing, voice building and the creative coach06/30/2016
    30:09
  173. 181.
    CL050: Cara Bradley on mindfulness, yoga and creative retreats06/29/2016
    36:02
  174. 182.
    CL049: Kira Small on writing for the row, morning pages and creative fears06/29/2016
    25:45
  175. 183.
    TCL047: The Best Creativity Books06/29/2016
    2:46
  176. 184.
    CL048: Emma Pask on how to take care of your voice and the creative mindset06/28/2016
    38:20
  177. 185.
    CL047: Guitarist Chantel McGregor on creative mindmapping, sponge days and Joe Bonamassa06/23/2016
    35:18
  178. 186.
    CL046: Cory Huff on how to sell your art online06/19/2016
    35:28
  179. 187.
    CL045: Rene Lopez on the importance of licensing your creative work06/16/2016
    32:34
  180. 188.
    CL044: Mark Kern on the creative process of video games creation and WOW06/14/2016
    35:26
  181. 189.
    CL043: Entrepreneur Aaron Walker on the value of Masterminds and giving06/12/2016
    24:17
  182. 190.
    CL042: Latin music producer Tony Succar on leadership, work ethic and 360 filming06/09/2016
    38:00
  183. 191.
    TCL045: How To Achieve A Creative Flow State06/09/2016
    4:41
  184. 192.
    TCL044: How To Make Creative Decisions06/08/2016
    4:49
  185. 193.
    CL041: Designer Marcel Wanders on creative chaos and complexity06/07/2016
    30:35
  186. 194.
    CL040: Communication stylist Nikki Elledge Brown on copywriting and perfectionism06/05/2016
    37:09
  187. 195.
    CL039: Blind guitarist Johnny Hiland on living a life without fear06/02/2016
    49:12
  188. 196.
    CL038: Writer Jennifer Louden on writing retreats, online courses and living your truest life06/01/2016
    30:46
  189. 197.
    CL037: Tanzeem Choudhury on creating new and novel tech for mental health06/01/2016
    40:31
  190. 198.
    CL036: Taylor Swift's performance coach Tom Jackson on creating a unique live shows06/01/2016
    44:58
  191. 199.
    CL035: Gary Hughes on creative photography, CreativeLive and headshots06/01/2016
    43:16
  192. 200.
    CL034: Olivia Tarplin on giving a TEDTalk and dealing with haters06/01/2016
    37:15

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