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Amy Linn’s ability to think about the larger picture the complete brand and the business opportunities the vineyard has. It is so much more than just one label design.
This week I will talk to Colin Grist about his design journey from working a corporate design job to picking a partner to go out on their own. It takes a lot of courage to leave the safety and security of a job and to go out on your own is hard, but I love the idea of finding someone to do this journey with me.
This week we end the Where Are They Now series with my good friend Dustin Lee. We first had Dustin on the show back in August of 2015. (Wow over eight years ago!) Dustin was able to build a business in his off time, pay for diapers and more from this passive income business. In 2014 he made over 125k on his own.
Scotty Russell is a coach, artist, designer, podcaster, speaker, dad to three and husband. Scotty is someone who is passionate about helping other people. He is empathetic towards people who are amazing but are in less than great situations. He has helped hundreds of creatives take their side hustle to be their main hustle through his unique spin on mindset, motivation, and marketing.
On this entrepreneurial journey there are a LOT of unknowns. We dive deep into this and what Nathan has held onto in these uncertain times. This episode will be centered around his faith and where his focus on Jesus in his life takes his business.
Episode 437 LIVE on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 at 11:30am PT / 2:30pm ET / 7:30pm GMT / 8:30am in Hawaii Our guest this week
This time of year can be hard. It can also be stressful, the pressure to make changes, the pressure to produce more, to know your
I made it a point to reconnect with making art and become accepting of the process which includes making a lot of messes. This was something I had not done outside my sketchbook in years, maybe decades. Meaning I was making something that was purposeless, or just for me. I call this the messy middle and honestly it is part of every single project.
This week we are meeting on Saturday and we are CELEBRATING!!!! Why you ask? Or what are we celebrating? TEN YEARS of doing the podcast!!!!! Can you
Season 3.4: Episode 409.Aired LIVE on March 30, 2022 Joanna Paola has been a designer then pivoted to brand strategy, and now is pursuing her
Season 3.2Episode 407Aired March 16, 2022 Debbie Clapper has been a designer and illustrator. Debbie has shifted to doing her art full time. She creates
This week we will talk to Thomas Jockin, he is a type designer and design professor who is also an entrepreneur. He is now a
Amy Lyons is an illustrator and designer who has exploded in her growth as an illustrator over the last ten years. Amy has been a
Episode 397, Airs Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 Illustrators usually have distinct styles and don’t often partner up for projects together. Well this week that is
Episode 391, Aired Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021 Jodi Miller has been on the show before and talked about her experiences as a textile designer and
Episode 390, Aired Wednesday, September 15th, 2021 Naomi Gee is a Certified StoryBrand Guide and designer that has been able to help her design clients
Episode 389, Airs Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 Shari Muhima has the ability to connect on a deep level with the people she works with and
Episode 388, Aired Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 When was the last time you updated your portfolio on the web?How do you determine which projects go
Episode 387 How can you be successful while wearing many hats?How do you react to life’s unexpected challenges? Niching down and focusing on UX/UI has
Do you think you don’t need to know about web accessibility?Do you talk to your clients about the risks of not having their site accessible?Do
If you are a lonely only and regularly work with any kind of contractors and vendors to make your ideas become a reality. Anat Rodan
Have you been held back by fears? Not sure what next step to take in your business?Do you limit yourself because of what you tell
Episode 379 Aired May 5, 2021 Do you know how assumptions are ruining your business? Is your subjective reality leading to needless revisions? This week
Episode 378 Aired Wednesday, April 28 2021 Are you wearing too many hats in your business? Are you clear on what you offer and who
Episode 375 Aired Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Do you describe yourself as curious?Have you ever been told to stop asking so many questions?Do you ask
This week we are talking about delegation and automation, somethings that have been heavy on my mind. It’s the only way to set up my
This week is about taking time to recharge yourself. Often I forget to take care of myself. I don’t set clear boundaries and pile too
Do you love designing and creating that you can never see yourself retiring?Do you want to know the secret to being able to a long
Do you know if any of your customers, co-workers, or employees are self-silencing?Do you have an anti-racism plan?Are you clear on cultural appropriation and what
or Listen here: Episode 365 Airs Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at 2:30 pm ET / 11:30 am PT / 7:30pm GMT / 9:30am Hawaii We
Episode 364Aired November 18, 2020. Do you feel like you’re partners with your clients? Do you regularly talk to them? Do you ever talk to
Do you know if any of your customers, co-workers, or employees are self-silencing?Do you have an anti-racism plan?Do you want people in your company and
Are you at a place in your business where you are going to have to turn down work OR either you have to start hiring
Episode 357 Aired Sept 9, 2020, at 2:30 pm ET / 11:30 am PT / 7:30pm BST How important is it to know how to
Episode 354 Aired Wednesday, August 19, 2020. School started this week and I am still a little behind. I like to have everyday planned
https://youtu.be/3cg4dTn40Tg Or listen here: Design Recharge · Brittany Barnhart // Committing to My Niche & My Brand Are you struggling with getting more clients who
Episode 349 Aired June 17, 2020 Our guest this week is Hollie Chastain. I have been a huge fan of Hollie’s work for years and
Episode 345 Aired May 20, 2020 Do you think that all inHouse jobs are the same?Does your job value your side project? Do they even
Episode 344 Aired Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Do you always have the courage it takes to ask for the higher price?Do you know what it
Episode 342. Aired April 29, 2020. With new situations, come new discoveries. What have you discovered about yourself during the last month?Has what you need
Episode 341 Aired Wednesday, April 22, 2020 Or listen here: Design Recharge · Understanding the Heart of Your Business with Nathanael Clanton (Part 2) Do
Episode 336 Aired Thursday, March 17, 2020 If you don’t believe in your client then should you really be working with them?Do you believe every
Episode 334 Aired Tuesday, March 17, 2020. How important are side projects for your creativity?How important are they to your client work?Do they help you
When I think about planning for a new year it makes me a little anxious. I’ve always been a fly-by-the-seat-of-my-pants kinda girl. But as my
Or listen here: I have not dropped off the face of the earth. I am sorry I have been so out of touch. I have
Episode 316. Aired October 2, 2019. Do you need help finding more clients? Do you need help reaching new leads? Do you want to know
Episode 315. Aired September 25, 2019. or listen here: This week on Design Recharge we have our friend Kyle Courtright back on to share his
Episode 308. Aired August 7, 2019. or listen at Did you know I have a heart for Illustrators? I am mesmerized and always amazed at
Episode 291. Airs Wednesday, March 20, 2019. At 2:30 pm ET / 11:30am PT Do you want to know how he has been able to
Episode 289. Aired March 6, 2019. Or listen here: We covered these topics this week: How many hours a week do you
Episode 276. Aired November 14, 2018. Or listen here. Have you always wondered the advantages to having an art agent? Well look no further as
Episode 275. Aired November 7, 2018 Or listen here. Talk about talented and driven, this week’s guest is both. Mye De Leon doesn’t do anything
Episode 272. Aired Wednesday, October 3, 2018. Or listen here. This week we will be continuing the conversation with my friend, Scott Soeder. Scott has
EMERGE + AIGA Mobile // Moving, Working, Changing Fields, Finding Your Place // WITH A LIVE AUDIENCE
Episode 271. Aired September 26, 2018 Or listen here. I am teaming up with AIGA Mobile during the Emerge Month, where AIGA focuses on Emerging
Episode 268. Aired September 7, 2018. Or listen on SoundCloud We may or may not have a show tomorrow. Now we are dealing with
Episode 267. Aired August 29, 2018. Or listen on soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/rechargingyou/rapid-recharge-practice-measure-pivot-no-recital-scheduled Have you ever been in a place of growth and it is so uncomfortable
Episode 265. Listen here or on iTunes or where ever you get your podcasts This week I am excited to introduce Beth Stafford and Jeremy
Episode 264. This week I am excited to introduce my friend and amazing illustrator, Josh Cleland. Josh like many got his start as a designer
Episode 263. This week I am excited to introduce you to Angela Navarra, she is a freelance designer, illustrator, and letterer and is going to
Episode 262. Part 4 of Struggle to Soar series This week we conclude our month-long series about people who have gone through the valley and
Episode 261. Part 3 of Struggle then Soar series Aired Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 2:30pm ET / 11:30am PT This week I am interviewing
Episode 256. Part three of the Scaling Your Business Series. Aired May 16, 2018. Do you have a fear of speaking in public? Do you
Aired Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Episode 251. I have been a big fan of Ian Paget and Logo Geek for a while now. Ian is
Episode 250. Aired April 4, 2018 This week we will be talking to someone I admire so much, for his work and his easy going
Episode 246. Aired on March 9, 2018 Jamal Collins grew up in Cleveland, by the time he was leaving high school Cocaine was the new
Episode 233. Airs on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 12:30pm ET / 9:30am PT / 5:30pm in the UK. You may know Tom Ross from
Aired August 2, 2017. Episode 222 [youtube id=”IPqa72gXEjs“] This week’s guest is Mackenzie Hill. She is a project leader and keeps multiple projects running smoothly.
Aired on June 21, 2017. Episode 216 [youtube id=”pFvHXGbkukU”] I am excited to have my first official documentary film makers on the show this week.
Episode 213. Aired May 3, 2017. [youtube id=”oGV940IUrqU”] This week on Design Recharge I am excited to have my friend, Emily Carlton on the show,
Episode 212, Aired April 26, 2017. [youtube id=”9gWBKPIslTU”] This week on Design Recharge I am excited to have my good friend, Johnny Gwin back on
Episode 211. Aired Friday, April 21, 2017. [youtube id=”MoGbSaJBbv4″] Friday, April 21 @ 2:30 pm ET / 11:30 am PT, I will be interviewing entrepreneur,
Aired Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017. Episode 202 [youtube id=”4lSP0xjxFUk“] This week on Design Recharge I have the pleasure of interviewing my friend, Adam Martin. Adam
Aired Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Episode 201 [youtube id=”d4h83PU-OHw”] Victor Davila is an illustrator, a designer, and an educator. Victor lives in Orlando, Florida and
Episode 183 Aired Wednesday, August 31, 2016. [youtube id=”YFQkYt1o4vE”] When you have been in the design business for 20 years you have learned a thing
Episode 178. Aired Wednesday, July 27, 2016. [youtube id=”KwvPGRBABYo”] This week I interview my friend and one of the funniest designers I know, Bethany Heck.
Airs Saturday, May 21, 2016. Episode 170 [youtube id=”ivZzOQm-u7Q”] Eric Friedensohn and Scott Biersack have been roommates for almost a year. They are both designers,
Aired Wednesday, March 16, 2016. Episode 163 [youtube id=”Aqy0fz7D10k”] Rusty Mitchell is the VP of Design at Mercury Intermedia, a trusted leader in mobile app
Episode 159 [youtube id=”JnRsKUWuFtE”] Nikki Villagomez is a designer, speaker, author, and a lover of typography. She is passionate about letters, signage, and interested in
Aired Feb. 3, 2016. Episode 157 Scotty is a designer, illustrator, and a letterer, an entrepreneur and a motivational coach. He uses his illustrations to
Aired January 20, 2016. Episode 155. [youtube id=”ZidMtG_kTVA”] Mike Jones has a heart to help people. He has spent his career hugging necks and
Aired Wednesday, September 23, 2015. Episode 145 Join me as I interview Brian French. Brian represents the next generation of French paper. We will discuss
Aired Wednesday, September 16, 2015. Episode 144 I led a conversation about things you should look for in a client and I will share how
Aired July 22, 2015. Episode 138 Have you thought about leaving the field of graphic design, throwing in the towel and starting a new career?
Aired on Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Episode 137 Gage Mitchell is a designer and entrepreneur who has found the recipe for a happy life. The
Aired on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Episode 129. Brandon Oldenburg is a illustrator, animator, Academy Award Winner, and co-founder and managing partner at Moonbot Studios.
Aired on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Episode 128 After an incredible weekend with incredible designers and illustrators at Creative South I am pumped and ready
Aired on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Episode 125 Dennis Cortes has been curating typography and lettering since December of 2013 and recently started curating illustration