Why bother to find your stories?

Why bother to find your stories?

Why bother to find your stories? In this video Katie Annice Carr encourages viewers to start finding some of their personal stories to increase their impact. She explains 3 main reasons why you might want to do this: 1) because its excellent for career and business development 2) because stories inspire others and 3) because […]

How to tell a purposeful story

How to tell a purposeful story

Have you ever let out a small groan when one of your colleagues has started a presentation by saying “I’m going to tell you a story”? Or maybe its when their poorly thought-out anecdote doesn’t seem to be coming to an end?  I know I have, and quite frankly, this lack of preparation gives storytelling […]

Creative business planning

Creative business planning

So we’re about to start the new school year and it’s the perfect time to get a solid business plan together or revise the one you made in January. In this video, founder of Step Up Create, Katie Annice Carr looks at how you might approach that as a creative challenge. She takes you through […]

Why you should self reflect

Why you should self reflect

Today I’d like to talk a little bit about the importance of self reflection. This has come to my mind because yesterday I was facilitating a class in the end of an undergraduate degree, which was using art therapy basically to help the students to reflect on the journey that they’d had over the last […]

Life as a Creative Process

Life as a Creative Process

Hi everyone, I’m Katie artist, business coach and founder of Step Up Create, and today I thought I’d continue with the idea of life as a creative process. So first of all I like to say that okay it’s not one creative processes but many concurrent creative processes all going on at the same time, […]