Stoicism and adventures in freelancing with Scott Perry [#23]
The First 10 Podcast
Scott Perry is Creative on Purpose's Chief Difference-Maker and author of the Amazon top-sellers Endeavor and Onward. Scott is also the head coach for Seth Godin's Creative and Freelancer Workshops. Scott has mentored and guided thousands of freelancers in helping them deliver work that is aligned with who they are and their key strengths, enhancing their own lives as well as the lives of others. In this episode, Scott shares with Conor his personal freelancing journey along with the key lessons he has learned throughout the adventure. Key points covered in the episode include;Scott’s freelancing journey from inception to now.The importance of doing work that fulfils and fuels you, rather than depletes and exhausts you. Freelancing joys, fraught and frustration.Good habits & intentions for freelancers to set in place.The importance of relationships especially when working independently. How Creative on Purpose came to light and scoring the first, not 10 but 11 clients. Defining your endeavour and finding your audience. The practice of stoicism – navigating and thriving through adverse & difficult experiences. Mistakes freelancers can make at the beginning and throughout their journey. Scott is a husband and father, goes for a cemetery run every day, and quotes Marcus Aurelius more often than he should. For over thirty years, Scott has found and spread joy as a professional musician and guitar teacher while maintaining a happy marriage, home-schooling his sons, and paying the bills. The process Scott developed and employs is time tested and scientifically vetted.Connect with Scott Perry:http://www.creativeonpurpose.com/ http://www.linkedin.com/in/creativeonpurpose/ Connect with First 10 Podcast host Conor McCarthy: http://www.first10podcast.comhttp://twitter.com/TheFirst10Pod http://www.linkedin.com/in/comccart/ Resources:http://www.akimbo.com/workshops Book recommendations: ‘Endeavour’, ‘Onward’ and ‘The Stoic Creative’ by Scott Perry http://creativeonpurpose.mykajabi.com/book-store ‘A Guide to the Good Life’ by William B. Irvine http://www.williambirvine.com/books ‘How to think like a Roman Emperor’ by Donald Robertson http://donaldrobertson.name/how-to-think-like-a-roman-emperor-the-stoic-philosophy-of-marcus-aurelius/
Scott Perry earned his PhD in music composition from UCSB in 2019. He holds a BA from UCSB (CCS), an MFA from California Institute of the Arts, and a MA from UC Davis. His teachers include Beverly Grigsby, Jeremy Haladyna, Kurt Rohde, Wolfgang von Schweinitz, Ulrich Krieger, Pablo Ortiz, Mika Pelo, David Rosenboom, Curtis Roads and Clarence Barlow.Pieces featured, in order heard:Continuum Music OneThree SpellsRegression, Tone Painting for OrchestraStudy in A-RhythmiconStudy in C-Utonal-RhythmiconContinuum Music Thirteen AContinuum Music Thirteen B
Scott says it has never been so easy before to start a business from home. No matter what to do there are the tools out there to create things on the fly. He encourages people to take a try on entrepreneurship opportunities with a significantly low investment. About Our Guest Scott Perry is the founder of Sperry Media. He has 20 years in entertainment marketing. His projects have included RIck & Morty, My Little Pony, BBC, CBS, Fox, Simpsons, Boondocks, and the X Files. He is the author of Snapchat 101 for adults and Create Your Own Damn Job. Connect with Scott: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @scottperry Instagram: @scottperry Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ilikescottperry Connect with Tiffany on Social Media Facebook: Money Talk With Tiff Twitter: @moneytalkwitht Instagram: @moneytalkwitht LinkedIn: Tiffany Grant YouTube: Money Talk With Tiff Channel Pinterest: Money Talk With Tiff
Where Certainty Ends, Possibility Begins. This is a phrase my guest on this episode loves to share and live by. His name is Scott Perry and he's the founder of Creative On Purpose and author of several best selling books. Scott's here to talk about his new book 'Onward' and we'll be delving into his work with marketing master Seth Godin, our shared love of stoic philosophy and music and how Scott is helping people to do work that makes a difference. To find out more about Scott and register for his free mini-course mentioned in the episode, go to https://www.creativeonpurpose.com/ Here are all Scott's social links: Linked In, Facebook, YouTube & Insta Join me for conversations about busting through procrastination, help for new leaders, learning how to learn and more besides.
Interaction with Scott Perry - Chief difference Maker & Author of Amazon Top Sellers - Onward
Scott Perry is Creative On Purpose chief difference Maker and Author of Amazon Top Sellers Endeavour and Onward. Scott believes you enhance your life most through work that elevates others. He is on a mission to help people like " You fly higher in the difference only you can make."
Scott Perry is Creative on Purpose’s Chief Difference Maker, the author of Onward, and a head coach in Seth Godin’s Akimbo Workshops. Find him online at Creative on Purpose. Mentions::Onward by Scott PerryWriting in CommunityAltMBABook: Meditations by Marcus AureliusBook: The Practice by Seth GodinBook: The First 20 Hours by Josh Kaufman (Deliberate Practice)Book: Company of One by Paul JarvisSteven Pressfield
STMSS38 - Congressman Scott Perry - Legislative and Policy Approach to Suicide Prevention
Seeking the Military Suicide Solution
About Today’s Guest: Scott Perry was elected as the U.S. Representative of the 4th Congressional District (York, Adams and Cumberland Counties) in 2013. He earned re-election in 2018, and due to congressional redistricting, now serves the 10th Congressional District (Dauphin, Cumberland and York Counties). Congressman Perry presently serves on the House Committees on Transportation & Infrastructure, and Foreign Affairs. He previously served three terms as a State Representative in the Pennsylvania General Assembly.Scott began his military career in 1980. He attended basic training at Fort Dix, NJ, and graduated Advanced Individual Training at Fort Belvoir, VA, as a technical drafting specialist. He graduated as the president of his Officer Candidate School class, and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Field Artillery branch. He soon branch-transferred to Army Aviation, where he earned qualifications in almost every rotary-wing aircraft in the Army inventory (Huey, Cayuse, Kiowa, Cobra, Chinook, Apache and Blackhawk), and the Instructor Pilot rating. Scott commanded at the company, battalion and brigade levels; notably, Lieutenant Colonel Perry commanded the 2-104th General Support Aviation Battalion, which deployed to Iraq from 2009-2010, and during which he flew 44 combat missions. In 2011, he was promoted to the rank of Colonel, and became Commander of the Fort Indiantown Gap National Training Site. Scott was selected for promotion to the rank of Brigadier General in 2014, and was honored to serve as the Assistant Division Commander of the 28th Infantry Division – the Army’s oldest, actively-serving Division. After serving in his final military position as Assistant Adjutant General, Joint Forces Headquarters, Pennsylvania National Guard, Perry retired on 1 March 2019, after nearly 40 years in uniform. Scott is a graduate of the US Army War College, where he earned a Master’s Degree in Strategic Studies.Scott’s service to the community has included serving as the chairman of the Carroll Township Planning Commission, and as a member of the township Source Water Protection Committee. He was chairman of the Dillsburg Area Wellhead Protection Advisory Committee and he served on the Dillsburg Revitalization Committee. He was active in the Jaycees and was the regional director for the state organization. He’s a member of Dillsburg Legion Post #26, Dillsburg VFW Post #6771, Lions Club International, Army Aviation Association of America, the NRA, and numerous other associations. Links Mentioned in this Episode:Congressman Perry's Web SiteJoin our Facebook Group:Seeking the Military Suicide Solution on FacebookShauna's latest book: Warrior: How to Support Those Who Protect UsDuane's latest book: Military in the Rear View Mirror: Mental Health and Wellness in Post-Military LifeHow to Leave a Podcast ReviewLeaving a podcast review at iTunes isn't intuitive. But positive ratings are hugely important: they help the podcast get discovered by new people. Please spend 5 minutes of your time to leave a review using one of the methods below.How to leave a podcast review using Apple’s Podcast app1. Navigate to Seeking the Military Suicide Solution on Apple Podcasts on your iPhone or iPad.2. Click "Listen on Apple Podcasts"3. Scroll down and click or tap "Write a Review." Enter your iTunes password to login.4. Rate the podcast using 1 to 5 stars.5. Submit a brief honest review.Bonus: get a thank-you noteYour feedback is greatly appreciated. When you leave a review, drop us a line at email@example.com and you'll get a message with the warmest appreciation, and a bonus gift!For Android users, Google Podcasts does not allow for ratings or reviews, but you can certainly let us know how you think we're doing on Spotify, Stitcher, or iHeartRadioMany thanks, Duane and Shauna ★ Support this podcast ★