Your Creative Journey

Perfectionism Doesn't Work

July 12, 2020 Paul Carganilla and Kevin Gregg
Your Creative Journey
Perfectionism Doesn't Work
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Your Creative Journey
Perfectionism Doesn't Work
Jul 12, 2020
Paul Carganilla and Kevin Gregg

The trap of perfectionism can keep you from moving forward with your creative project. In this episode, Paul and Kevin talk about ways to get you out of creative paralysis.

Highlights from this episode:

  • Criticism is extremely easy, creating is hard
  • Even professionals like Bill Pope (Cinematographer “Baby Driver” “Matrix Trilogy”) can be self-critical.
  • How to get out of being frozen creatively by doing a simple step.
  • Doing "nerve-cited" work can also be a huge step forward. 
  • With that said, Kevin shares a project he's been developing as an example of "practicing in public." 

Books mentioned in this episode:
Save the Cat by Blake Snyder
Rebel Without a Crew by Robert Rodriguez

Links from this episode:
Ira Glass on the Creative Process
Why Perfectionism is an Entrepreneur's Worst Enemy 

Social media handles Instagram and Facebook @paulcarganilla
Instagram @kevinmgregg
Facebook @kevingreggshow
@thekevingregg

Show Notes

The trap of perfectionism can keep you from moving forward with your creative project. In this episode, Paul and Kevin talk about ways to get you out of creative paralysis.

Highlights from this episode:

  • Criticism is extremely easy, creating is hard
  • Even professionals like Bill Pope (Cinematographer “Baby Driver” “Matrix Trilogy”) can be self-critical.
  • How to get out of being frozen creatively by doing a simple step.
  • Doing "nerve-cited" work can also be a huge step forward. 
  • With that said, Kevin shares a project he's been developing as an example of "practicing in public." 

Books mentioned in this episode:
Save the Cat by Blake Snyder
Rebel Without a Crew by Robert Rodriguez

Links from this episode:
Ira Glass on the Creative Process
Why Perfectionism is an Entrepreneur's Worst Enemy 

Social media handles Instagram and Facebook @paulcarganilla
Instagram @kevinmgregg
Facebook @kevingreggshow
@thekevingregg