This Book Will Be a Failure

Elliott Fienberg
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This book is for people who want to move the needle on their creative projects. The 27 micro-essays within tackle issues around social media overload, finding time to get work done while working jobs, and finding actionable strategies for fleshing out ideas and assigning value to them, I pulled out all the stops on this one.

    Part 1: Mindset

  • Begin With Where You Are
  • What It Means To Be An Artist
  • The Problem With Social Media
  • Do a Bad Job
  • Mutual Medicine
  • Your Work Creates Rather Than Takes
  • Plato's Cave
  • Form a Band
  • Enjoy the Challenge of Business
  • The Cold Shower
  • Cast a Stunt Double
  • Artists with Jobs
  • Fleshing Ideas Out

    Part 2: Fleshing Ideas Out
  • Morning Pages and Free Writing
  • The Value of Content
  • What is the Minimum Viable Sale?
  • Why You Don't Have to Become Mike Holmes
  • Play to the Coffee Shop
  • Getting to Work

    Part 3: Getting to Work
  • Evening Routines
  • When is the Right Time for X?
  • No Deadline, No Delivery
  • Boats
  • Beauty is Found in Less
  • What You Can Learn from a Rookie Lawyer
  • The Art of Doing Nothing
  • Tying It All Together: Working Through a Pandemic

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This Book Will Be a Failure

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