The Success Design welcomes Dr. Maisel who is the author of more than 40 books in the areas of creativity, meaning and mental health. He is widely regarded as America’s foremost creativity coach and founded the profession of creativity coaching. He provides core trainings for the Creativity Coaching Association and leads workshops nationally and internationally.
Here’s a synopsis of our interview:
My interview with Dr. Maisel began with a discussion of his background and his interests including some of the topics included in the 40 books that he has authored. Next, we discussed natural psychology and its origins as well as the definition of meaning. Dr. Maisel described the relationship between life purpose and meaning. One of the last concepts Dr. Maisel discussed was “negotiating the day”. You won’t want to miss he advice for finding meaning throughout your day. It added a new perspective to my life and I’m certain that it will to yours.
Dr. Eric Maisel is the author of more than 40 books in the areas of creativity, meaning and mental health. He is widely regarded as America’s foremost creativity coach and founded the profession of creativity coaching. He provides core trainings for the Creativity Coaching Association and leads workshops nationally and internationally.
His books for creative and performing artists include Secrets of a Creativity Coach, Making Your Creative Mark, Fearless Creating, Coaching the Artist Within, The Van Gogh Blues, The Creativity Book, Affirmations for Artists, Performance Anxiety, Write Mind, Deep Writing, A Writer’s Space, A Writer’s Paris, A Writer’s San Francisco, Creative Recovery and Creativity for Life.
Dr. Maisel presents at workshop centers like Omega, Kripalu, Esalen, Hollyhock, and Rowe, at events like the Paris Writers Workshop, at annual conferences of organizations like Romance Writers of America and the American Psychological Association, and in locations like San Francisco, New York, London, Paris, Prague, Rome and Berlin.
Dr. Maisel has delivered keynotes for the Jack London Writer’s Conference, the Pikes Peak Writer’s Conference, the William Saroyan Writer’s Conference, the Rising Sun Writer’s Conference, the Legacies International Lettering Conference, the Arizona State University Arts & Letters Convocation, the Santa Fe Conference on Creative Tourism, the London Design Your Creative Life Conference, the Antwerp Day For Creativity Conference, the American Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic Creativity and Business Day, and many more.
Dr. Maisel lives in the San Francisco Bay Area where he maintains an active creativity coaching practice.